[talk-au] FYI I removed a whole bunch on nodes where ways existed for the same object.

Andrew Harvey andrew.harvey4 at gmail.com
Tue Aug 31 11:00:22 BST 2010

On Tue, Aug 31, 2010 at 7:41 PM, Ross Scanlon <info at 4x4falcon.com> wrote:
> Additionally just don't delete 300 or so nodes without seeing if it's by general agreement rather than just announcing that you've done it.

Ok sorry, in future I'll make announcements here. I just didn't want
to spam the list and I knew it could be reverted anyway.

> Personally I'd rather see the node left with name address and all the tags and the area just marked with the appropriate type and source.
> eg for the "Campbell Primary School" the node has:
> amenity=school
> name=Campbell Primary School
> addr:city=Canberra
> ...
> source=gov.au
> and the area tagged as
> amenity=school
> source=whatever
> Then the names will not double render but the name is rendered in an appropriate position.  It's not really practical for suburb relations but most have a place= node anyway.

What if I just do the ones from NSW, where the tags on both the way
and node are exactly the same, or only less major differences?

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