[talk-au] State names

Graeme Fitzpatrick graemefitz1 at gmail.com
Sun Jun 24 22:42:47 UTC 2018


On Sun, 24 Jun 2018 at 18:42, Michael Collinson <mike at ayeltd.biz> wrote:

> Randomly looking at Queensland as place=state, I see that ref=QLD is
> already set as well as short_name, so there is a link that can be used in
> computational processing.
>
Thanks for that confirmation Mike - QLD works for me!

> And thinking on it, perhaps there are no other active uses? I used to use
> is_in a lot, but I don't think it is in widespread use any more.
>
Just looking at addresses I've loaded without "is_in", & they all seem to
show as Whatever Address, without a Suburb / Town, but with "Enclosing
Features" - State Boundary: Queensland?
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