[Talk-GB] ref:hectares on admin boundary, and non-responsive mapper

Dave F davefoxfac63 at btinternet.com
Thu Aug 18 12:11:52 UTC 2016


I see you point, but boundary is always preferable if possible. 
Geographical Suburbs appears ot be the main stumbling block.

I haven't studied Alex's edits in detail but from his diary he appears 
to be duplicating; adding both boundary & is_in to the same entities. 
Superfluous.

Dave F.

On 17/08/2016 07:55, David Woolley wrote:
> On 17/08/16 00:57, Dave F wrote:
>> As far as I can see is_in:* is used for the same things as boundaries,
>> but is less efficient & prone to errors.
>>
>> Are you aware of any utilities that use is_in:*?
>>
> To me, the value of is_in is that it allows for cases where there is n 
> usable source for the actual boundary, but local people will still 
> know on which side of the boundary they lie.
>
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