[Talk-GB] NOVAM viewer

Thomas Wood grand.edgemaster at gmail.com
Tue Sep 15 08:48:34 BST 2009

2009/9/15 Christoph Boehme <christoph at b3e.net>:
> Peter Miller wrote:
>> On 15 Sep 2009, at 08:27, Brian Prangle wrote:
>>> Hi everyone
>>> Shelter = yes/no I think is essential to leave in as a requirement as
>>> to whether a bus stop is completley surveyed or not. For two reasons:
>>> indication of a shelter is a representation of what's present on the
>>> ground and it's a pretty siginificant presence ( after all we tag and
>>> map smaller things like post boxes and park benches!); and it's also
>>> useful for bus passengers to know whether they're going to get wet or
>>> not when waiting for a bus ( for when we can eventually actually
>>> render this on maps)
>> So we can have bench=yes;bin=yes;lamp_post=yes on the same node if there
>> are these other items attached to it.
>> Personally I would prefer bus_stop=shelter/pole/customary/etc/etc to
> I really like this idea. It would also allow us to get rid of
> physically_present=yes/no.
> Christoph
>> shelter=yes/no as it allows much greater richness and gives us a place
>> to identify as stop as customary easily. It also fits with the pattern
>> 'key=x' and the 'x=....' with more details of the feature

+1 from me too
Much nicer

Thomas Wood

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