[Tagging] tagging capitals

Pieren pieren3 at gmail.com
Fri Jan 21 12:27:42 GMT 2011

On Fri, Jan 21, 2011 at 12:06 PM, M∡rtin Koppenhoefer <
dieterdreist at gmail.com> wrote:

> Regional capitals are mostly not tagged at all with a capital key. I
> suggest to keep capital=yes for national capitals and use e.g.
> capital=4 for the capital of an admin_level=4 area. This would keep
> consistency in our data and allow at the same time for simple
> evaluation.
Why not using the admin_centre role in the boundary relation ?
Country capitals are admin_centre of relation boundary admin_level=2,
regional capitals in boundary admin_level 4,etc...

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