[talk-au] I deleted a few locality boundaries...

Ross Scanlon info at 4x4falcon.com
Sun Dec 18 08:32:26 GMT 2011


Wait for an import of the oficial gazetted boundaries.

There's been many a discussion of this over the years and boundaries 
should not be attached to roads etc as these can change and the 
boundaries do not necessarily change.

Cheers
Ross


On 18/12/11 13:43, El Segundo Can't win wrote:
> I deleted a few locality boundaries in my local area, because they were
> irritating me and getting in the way of re-mapping all the tainted ways
> and nodes.
>
> I thought I would rebuild them using actual streets and other physical
> boundaries (this is my local area, I know where they are), rather than
> the under and in the way thing that most locality boundaries are, plus
> they'd be CT compliant to boot.
>
> but then I thought, maybe I should take the big picture and wait for a
> new import, maybe even an official gazetted locality dataset. It would
> certainly save me time right now. If I do that though, the plain
> deletion could be seen as vandalism.
>
> I don't think doing both is a great idea, because any boundaries I build
> will just be an annoyance when/if an import is done.
>
> Are there any opinions on the matter, strong or not?
>
>
>
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