[Tagging] reference_point and landmark for addresses
lowflight66 at googlemail.com
Tue Mar 27 02:20:32 BST 2012
On 26/03/12 22:25, Johan Jönsson wrote:
> Felix Delattre <linux at ...> writes:
>> I started working on a draft for a proposal:
>> Please help me!
> This is an important thing to map.
> I have been looking at https://wiki.openstreetmap.org/wiki/Addresses and it
> seems that the key addr: is used on each and every single address. an example,
> the addr:street isn´t used on the street but on the surrounding buildings that
> uses that street in their adress. with a similar approach,
> addr:reference_point would be used on all houses having "the railway station"
> as a reference.
We have already to relation types (street  and associatedStreet ).
Why not adapt/extend/rework them ?
> My conclusion is that you should not use addr: for this tag. I suggest to use
> only reference_point=yes or reference_point=address.
it fits well under addr:*
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