[Tagging] RFC 2 - addr:interval

Jmapb jmapb at gmx.com
Sat Jan 9 04:46:18 UTC 2021

On 1/8/2021 10:43 AM, Sarah Hoffmann wrote:

> Regarding the current interpretation of addr:housenumber, I am firmly
> in the camp that its current definition of the tag is that of a single
> housenumber and that those who already have been putting intervals into
> it have been abusing it. So, while I'd be fine implementing the current
> proposal of 'addr:interval' together with the limited version of
> '<from>-<to>', Nominatim would then always interpret the absence of
> addr:interval as a 'no' because that is the only interpretation that
> is backward compatible with the current running definition.

Thanks Sarah!

I know I'm getting ahead of the story here, but hypothetically, given
the tags addr:housenumber=1-3 and addr:interval=all, in addition to
matching 1, 2, and 3, would Nominatim also still match the entire string


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