[Tagging] Unresolved notes

Graeme Fitzpatrick graemefitz1 at gmail.com
Sun Jun 17 23:57:35 UTC 2018

On 18 June 2018 at 09:18, Andrew Harvey <andrew.harvey4 at gmail.com> wrote:

> You can view notes on the OSM website, no need to go into the iD Editor.
> See https://wiki.openstreetmap.org/wiki/Notes#Viewing_notes under Map
> Layers > Map Notes.
> I've closed that note last night so it might not show up, they show up
> green when resolved for a short time after, then they'll automatically
> disappear, all documented at https://wiki.openstreetmap.
> org/wiki/Notes#Resolving_notes
> > Notes are marked as resolved, not removed or deleted, with the data
> being retained for future reference. However, once resolved notes have aged
> for a small while, they no longer appear on the map view. The data working
> group can hide notes so they won't appear at all, but this will be done for
> reasons outside normal editing and mapping; e.g., notes that are insulting
> to people, or that contain sensitive/confidential information.

Thanks Andrew, that explains it all beautifully - tried to search for
something like that myself but couldn't find anything - obviously searched
for teh wrong term?

Will go through & check Notes out to either fix them or resolve the
nonsense ones.


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