[Tagging] [OSM-dev] capitals; normalizing true, yes and 1

Eugene Alvin Villar seav80 at gmail.com
Sat Feb 5 12:04:54 GMT 2011


San Fernando should be capital=3 since it is the admin center for a
region (which is admin_level = 3).

On Wed, Feb 2, 2011 at 8:00 PM, M∡rtin Koppenhoefer
<dieterdreist at gmail.com> wrote:
> 2011/2/2 Daniel Sabo <danielsabo at gmail.com>:
>> In this specific case it seems safe to convert capital=true -> capital=yes, but the other values I'm less sure what they were intending.
>
>
> I checked all of them manually with Josm and Wikipedia. They were all
> capitals of Philippine Provinces, so capital=yes would have been wrong
> according to general usage. I changed them into capital=4. There was
> one exception: San Fernando, which according to wikipedia de and en is
> not a capital of a province but of a lower entity.
>
> cheers,
> Martin
>
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