[talk-au] Suburb boundaries

Arie Paap wildmyron at gmail.com
Thu Feb 11 06:05:40 GMT 2010


On Thu, Feb 11, 2010 at 8:27 AM, John Smith <deltafoxtrot256 at gmail.com> wrote:
> On 11 February 2010 10:13, Arie Paap <wildmyron at gmail.com> wrote:
>> I haven't used Merkaartor but I presume it presents relations in a way
>> similar to JOSM which is what I've been using. The specific example
>> I'm looking at is Hamersley, see
>> http://www.openstreetmap.org/?lat=-31.8482&lon=115.8269&zoom=14&layers=B000FTF
>>  Balga and Warwick are right next door and are also a bit of a mess
>> (in fact there's duplicate relations for those two).
>>
>> None of the boundaries for Hamersley are in a relation with that
>> suburb name and what really made me think it's been deleted is that
>> http://www.informationfreeway.org/api/0.6/relation[name=Hamersley]
>> comes back empty.
>
> It does seem like it's been deleted but tracking down who and when
> will be difficult, although the new API for looking at changesets
> would help.
>
> Franc did the original import for suburbs so I've added him to this message.
>

Ah, I found looking through the history for one of the relations named
Warwick that it used to be Hamersley. I'll restore that to what it
should be.

Thanks all,

Arie.




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