[Tagging] Requiring area=yes with barrier=wall, barrier=hedge and other usually linear features when mapped as an area`1

Warin 61sundowner at gmail.com
Sat Apr 13 21:14:59 UTC 2019

As a closed way would normally be taken as an area,but in the case of this barrier it is required not to be an area, why not use the tag area=no?

Tag the unusual rather than the normal?

Then, as Martin says, use the way of the barrier in a multipolygon relation for a park.

On 14/04/19 06:43, Martin Koppenhoefer wrote:
> sent from a phone
>> On 13. Apr 2019, at 19:58, Shawn K. Quinn <skquinn at rushpost.com> wrote:
>> It makes no sense to have to add separate ways for barrier=fence and
>> leisure=park when the fence surrounds the entire park.
> you could make the park a multipolygon.
> Cheers, Martin

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