[Tagging] [OSM-talk] collection/street relation: which one to use?

Simone Saviolo simone.saviolo at gmail.com
Thu Aug 19 16:09:04 BST 2010


2010/8/19 Tobias Knerr <osm at tobias-knerr.de>:
> On 19.08.2010 16:27, Simone Saviolo wrote:
>> So, if the name of a street is changed for whatever reason, I have to
>> go through the, maybe, several hundreds of house numbers on that way,
>> change the addr:street on every single one of them, and then hope the
>> name isn't changed again too soon?
>
> No, you bring up JOSM's search box, type "addr:street"=TheStreetName
> and change them all at once.

Well, duh, of course! But since when is "let's change a thousand
items!" a better strategy than "let's make a relation between the two
things"?



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