[Tagging] tagging of "ele" / elevation data e.g. in the context of towers

"Petr Morávek [Xificurk]" xificurk at gmail.com
Mon Feb 20 13:46:46 GMT 2012


Martin Koppenhoefer wrote:
> Am 20. Februar 2012 14:21 schrieb Volker Schmidt <voschix at gmail.com>:
>>> There is consensus that the key
>>> "height" is describing the height of the structure from the ground to
>>> the top.
>> +1   (I think there is no other way of doing it)
> 
> 
> well, you could say that height is the maximum vertical extension and
> thus also comprising the underground part of a structure.

You could say that, but I've never met a person who takes a shovel and
goes dig up some roots when they are asked about the height of the tree.
And the same goes for other man made/natural structures standing around us.

Cheers,
Petr Morávek aka Xificurk

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