[talk-au] Vote on "highway=nonexistent"

Liz edodd at billiau.net
Mon Oct 26 09:29:08 GMT 2009

On Mon, 26 Oct 2009, swanilli wrote:
> The current suggestion in
> http://wiki.openstreetmap.org/wiki/Australian_Tagging_Guidelines is that
> roads that do not yet exist be tagged "highway=nonexistent".
> There are two key questions to be answered:
> 1.  Should such roads be entered into OSM?
There is not a reason for not collecting the data
There are reasons for not rendering the data in usable maps

> 2.  If they are to be entered, should they be tagged highway=nonexistent?
It is the closest to plain English suggestion 
the other suggestions contain confusing English words for those whom English 
is a second language (not just the americans :) )

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