[Tagging] tagging capitals

M∡rtin Koppenhoefer dieterdreist at gmail.com
Fri Jan 21 12:39:04 GMT 2011


2011/1/21 Lennard <ldp at xs4all.nl>:
>
>> I'd say that this problem seems really "potential" and I don't expect
>> this to happen at all, but who knows. You could check this by looking
>
> Amsterdam is the capital of The Netherlands (admin_level=2), but not of
> the Province of Noord-Holland in which it is situated. That's nearby
> Haarlem (admin_level=4).
>
> This scenario is real.


OK, but where is the problem? You would tag Amsterdam with capital=yes
and Haarlem with capital=4. If you wanted to know which is the capital
of Noord-Holland, you would look for a settlement with capital=4
within its boundaries (or look it up in the relation if any).

cheers,
Martin



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