[Tagging] what does maxheight=none mean?

Martin Koppenhoefer dieterdreist at gmail.com
Wed Nov 5 09:28:39 UTC 2014

2014-11-04 23:33 GMT+01:00 Friedrich Volkmann <bsd at volki.at>:

> It does not matter if the name is just unset or if noname=yes is set, as
> either of these tags deserve verification

there is a subtle difference, in that it is very common in OSM to trace
from aerial imagery without any survey, and in these cases you obviously
won't be able to enter names. Therefor streets without names in OSM but
with names in the real world are quite common (at least for the moment). On
the other hand an explicit noname=yes is an affirmation that the mapper
really couldn't find a name, even by looking hard for it.

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