[Tagging] Estimated values for height

Dave Swarthout daveswarthout at gmail.com
Fri Nov 9 10:40:49 UTC 2018


You can also use height=* for both and add a "source:height=estimated /
measured" tag with that to have a value that is usable by the apps and
tools but still keeping the information that it was only estimated ! ;-)

An excellent solution, Lionel

On Fri, Nov 9, 2018 at 5:06 PM marc marc <marc_marc_irc at hotmail.com> wrote:

> look at the current values in height, you understand from their
> round values that they are massively estimated.
>
> my preference is therefore to use height and make 2 changset
> to put a changeset tag related to the source
> of the measurement: measured <> estimated
>
> Le 09. 11. 18 à 10:57, Lionel Giard a écrit :
> > You can also use height=* for both and add a "souce:height=estimated /
> > measured" tag with that to have a value that is usable by the apps and
> > tools but still keeping the information that it was only estimated ! ;-)
> >
> >
> > Lionel
> >
> >
> >
> > Le ven. 9 nov. 2018 à 10:19, Dave Swarthout <daveswarthout at gmail.com
> > <mailto:daveswarthout at gmail.com>> a écrit :
> >
> >     There is already an est_width tag (Taginfo 77,000). I see no reason
> >     why you couldn't use est_height, which has over 1000 instances in
> >     Taginfo.
> >
> >     Dave
> >
> >     On Fri, Nov 9, 2018 at 3:58 PM Cascafico Giovanni
> >     <cascafico at gmail.com <mailto:cascafico at gmail.com>> wrote:
> >
> >         I'm going to import a small dataset of trees. Some tree heights
> >         are defined as "measured", some as "estimated".
> >
> >         About estimated values, I've found a wiki definition only for
> >         width [1]: shall I
> >         derive an est_height tag,
> >         go for most popular taginfo solutions,
> >         simply assign an estimated value to height tag?
> >
> >
> >
> >         [1] https://wiki.openstreetmap.org/wiki/Key:est_width
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