[Tagging] How to tag house numbers based on decametres?

Anthony osm at inbox.org
Mon Oct 12 14:35:11 BST 2009


On Mon, Oct 12, 2009 at 9:02 AM, John Smith <deltafoxtrot256 at gmail.com> wrote:
> 2009/10/12 Anthony <osm at inbox.org>:
>> On Mon, Oct 12, 2009 at 4:15 AM, John Smith <deltafoxtrot256 at gmail.com> wrote:
>>> The only problem then is how to tag the start/end of a numbering
>>> section, based on that document major roads are broken up into
>>> sections of 100km.
>>
>> Relation: node for start, node for end, list of ways to connect from
>> start to end
>>
>
> mmm, thanks... now to document it...
>

Not sure if you saw it before, but
http://lists.openstreetmap.org/pipermail/tagging/2009-October/000038.html

Is that in agreement with what you'd like to see?

On Mon, Oct 12, 2009 at 9:18 AM, Cartinus <cartinus at xs4all.nl> wrote:
> And how are you going to find the start and end of those sections without
> surveying? You won't, not unless you have some external data to import (and
> you didn't mention anything about that).

Surveying a few points every 100km is easier than surveying every
house.  And it's likely that most of the starting/end points will
already be in the database (e.g. the intersection of X Street and Y
Street).




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