[Talk-GB] Postcode centroids

Kevin Peat kevin at kevinpeat.com
Fri Jan 21 10:02:50 GMT 2011


So I should delete the various admin boundaries in the db then as they
cannot be viewed on the ground?

That's great for Nominatim but what if I want to find a postcode on my
Garmin?

Kevin




On 21 January 2011 09:58, Tom Hughes <tom at compton.nu> wrote:

>
> Because postcode centroids are not real - they don't exist so fail the
> ground truth rule.
>
> As I understand things the new version of Nominatim that is coming up
> will search the OpenData postcode data (and various other postcode
> databases for other countries) directly anyway.
>
> Tom
>
> --
> Tom Hughes (tom at compton.nu)
> http://compton.nu/
>
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