[Tagging] Groups of islands, how to tag?

Erik Johansson erjohan at gmail.com
Fri Nov 19 11:45:30 GMT 2010

On Fri, Nov 19, 2010 at 10:08 AM, Willi <willis at gmx.de> wrote:
>> 2) If the answer is 'use a relation', have I done it properly, and if so,
>> why isn't Mapnik rendering the name properly?

> 2) If and how a feature is rendered is up to the renderer. The mapper can't
> and imho shouldn't try to control this.
> Two examples:
> http://www.openstreetmap.org/browse/relation/963669
> http://www.openstreetmap.org/browse/relation/963209

Since it's obviously not rendered in any renderer., the question is
how to make this renderable, not how to write the relation in a nice

This problem exist all over and a fix is badly needed, e.g.
1. buildings/entrances
2. islands
3. metro stations/entrances
4. water areas


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