[Tagging] Mapping guidelines

Nathan Edgars II neroute2 at gmail.com
Tue Jan 17 14:42:34 GMT 2012

On 1/17/2012 8:37 AM, Martin Koppenhoefer wrote:
> 2012/1/17 Nathan Edgars II<neroute2 at gmail.com>:
>> Splitting it at roads gives no benefit and complicates editing greatly. This
>> is just ridiculous:
>> http://www.openstreetmap.org/edit?lat=35.323225&lon=-119.077089&zoom=18
> how does that complicate anything? Connecting roads to landuses and
> other areas complicates editing greatly.
Who said anything about connecting them to roads? But why punch out the 
land taken up by road right-of-way within the subdivision?

 > A mapping like the above
> eases editing and is more precise then a huge landuse-polygon. I don't
> find anything ridiculous in this.

It takes significantly longer to download an area.

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