[Imports] Walmart import

James james2432 at gmail.com
Thu Jan 4 16:58:59 UTC 2018

It could be used in places with no real street names like Mongolia, which
uses What3Words to find buildings, but that's another topic for another day.

Canada and US usually always have a civic number (street number) and a
street name. They should be encoded as such.

On Thu, Jan 4, 2018 at 9:26 AM, Paul Norman <penorman at mac.com> wrote:

> On 1/3/2018 5:24 AM, Frederik Ramm wrote:
> I wouldn't let addr:full be a
> show stopper.  addr:full is a perfectly valid tag in its own right.
> addr:full was not really intended to play the role of a container of raw
> material
> Quoting the wiki, it's for use "if you find the structured address fields
> unsuitable for denoting the address of this particular location." This is
> rare in the US, where most places have conventional house numbers, streets,
> etc. As a general rule, don't use it in the US or Canada.
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