[Imports] NavAds fuel stations import, take 3
stephane.peneau at wanadoo.fr
Wed Apr 4 19:18:11 UTC 2018
The French community has reviewed this proposed import but refuses it
as is, for various reasons listed below.
- A lot of "new" amenity=fuel are already in Osm
The conflation tool should check the existing fuel stations in a larger
- Most opening_hours are wrong.
A lot of fuel stations can be used 24/7 with a bank card. Moreover, when
some opening hours are present in your data set they usually represent
the opening hours of the supermarket, neither the 24/7 automatic station
nor the opening hour of the station when operated with personal for the
- Phone numbers :
When a fuel station belongs to a supermarket, the imported phone number
is the supermarket one. We don't think it's a useful information.
You could check whether a phone number is duplicated in the data (most
likely the number of the company) or already on another node in the
vicinity (most likely the number of the supermarket the station is
attached to). If you find something, please don't import the phone number.
- Don't delete imported objects with ref:navads
Sorry but we disagree. Check on your side if you must ignore a POI
before adding it over and over in Osm.
Users should be able to remove a node that does not exist in reality
without looking for possible applications or imports that may want to
add the node over and over again in OSM. Please check whether the POI
should be ignored before importing it in an update.
This ref tag is a private one. Nobody can use it. We understand that it
will be easier for you to update the fuel station, but if everybody
starts using their private tag, the database will become a mess.
- postal code
Why ? A postal code for a supermarket, a car's shop, it's ok, but on a
fuel station ?
We already have an open fuel station database. These data are included
in Osmose to let the contributors manually check each node.
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