[Tagging] Feature Proposal – RFC – natural=peninsula (Was: Feature Proposal – RFC – place=peninsula)

Markus selfishseahorse at gmail.com
Sat Jan 19 12:39:05 UTC 2019


On Sat, 19 Jan 2019 at 00:07, Christoph Hormann <osm at imagico.de> wrote:
>
> In other words:  If you want natural=cape and natural=peninsula to be
> synonyms for natural=cape_or_peninsula and don't mind flushing >11k
> existing natural=cape features with a well defined meaning which are
> not peninsulas down the drain such a limit could help accomplishing
> that.

If natural=cape doesn't mean a headland forming a coastal extreme
point, then i fail to understand what natural=cape does mean. Does it
only mean the extreme point of a headland? Are there really names that
only refer to a point? Isn't it rather a fuzzy area that the name
refers to?

Regards

Markus



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