[Tagging] Feature Proposal - RFC - natural=bare_rock

John Smith deltafoxtrot256 at gmail.com
Sat Jan 29 17:47:58 GMT 2011


On 30 January 2011 03:34, M∡rtin Koppenhoefer <dieterdreist at gmail.com> wrote:
> 2011/1/29 M∡rtin Koppenhoefer <dieterdreist at gmail.com>:
>> I could
>> also support surface (there might be space for landcover as well).
>> Actually surface=sand or bare_rock makes perfectly sense.
>
>
> even though this creates some problems: if you tag a polygon with
> natural=beach, surface=sand, doesn't this imply a the polygon is sand?
> The "beach" could often include also bars, restaurants, parking space,
> paths and other. surface on a polygon should IMHO imply that this
> polygon has this surface. In this optic the landcover-values is more
> generalizing while surface shouldn't.

I'm still failing to see the relevance here, after all wouldn't those
other locations have their own POI or polygon?



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