[Tagging] tagging the multipolygon model (was landuse and military)

Anthony osm at inbox.org
Thu Oct 15 17:32:09 BST 2009

On Thu, Oct 15, 2009 at 12:27 PM, Dave F. <davefox at madasafish.com> wrote:
> Anthony wrote:
>> What happens when there's a section of forest which people are using
>> as their residence?
> No matter what the size, I see these as mutually exclusive. In other
> words they can't both occur in the same place.

I fully agree with you - as I said, I think landuse=forest should be
reserved for things like tree farms, where the *use* of the land is
growing trees.

> Whether they get mapped like that is up to the mapper depending
> time/fussiness.
> If there was an easyway to put holes in areas it would encourage
> mappers to do it.

add a fixme=create_hole tag and a bot could go around fixing them...

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