[Tagging] iD semi automatic adding public_transport to aerialway=station

Yves yvecai at mailbox.org
Tue Mar 31 21:04:29 UTC 2020


Both Martin and Paul have good points, but this won't help mapping aerial ways.
Discussing this small matter at hand and refining the wiki may.
Yves 

Le 31 mars 2020 20:02:44 GMT+02:00, Paul Allen <pla16021 at gmail.com> a écrit :
>On Tue, 31 Mar 2020 at 18:21, Martin Koppenhoefer
><dieterdreist at gmail.com>
>wrote:
>
>> I did not check recently, but from previous discussion and experience
>I
>> recall iD "semiautomatically" (i.e. suggesting to perform "fixes" for
>the
>> user for all of the currently downloaded map data in the editor)
>> "improving" and "updating" tagging. This kind of behaviour could be
>> questioned in the light of the automated editing guidelines (i.e.
>maybe the
>> issue is bigger than just aerialway stations).
>>
>
>The last time I tried upgrading a tag (a few weeks ago) iD still didn't
>give any
>summary of what if was going to change.  The only way to tell was to
>look at
>the complete tag list before upgrading and compare it with what you got
>after
>upgrading.  Too much hassle.
>
>Many people will just assume iD is correct when it suggests an upgrade
>and
>just accept it.  But that may not be the case.  The suggestion may be
>wrong
>in
>a particular case or it may be wrong in almost every case.  The
>developers
>of
>iD sometimes go their own way, much to the consternation of some in the
>community.
>
>-- 
>Paul
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