[OSM-talk-ie] some of my inconsistent tagging - cure sought

Mateusz Konieczny matkoniecz at tutanota.com
Fri Sep 18 20:06:58 UTC 2020

For start note
- but fixing your own edits falls under one of exceptions

Typical such edit would use Overpass Turbo 
( https://wiki.openstreetmap.org/wiki/Overpass_turbo ) to
find elements for editing and exporting it to either JOSM or level0.

In JOSM one may use usual filter/search/mass edit tools.

In level0 one may copy text description to file and use regular 
search and replace and then copy back and save.

Note that in both cases one needs to follow rules for automated edits and be

Sep 18, 2020, 17:12 by brian at hollinshead.net:

> During the lockdown I added a lot of Roman Catholic and Church of Ireland
> Parishes to OSM.
> I carelessly described 686 of them as anglican=Church Of Ireland instead of
> anglican=Church of Ireland.
> You can see them in overpass using type=boundary and anglican="Church Of
> Ireland". Is there some way one of you can please easily alter these at one
> fell swoop?
> It would be great if you could afterwards then detail the how-to as I have
> some smaller groups to cure and others besides me might also like to learn
> this useful skill, but maybe perhaps others don't need it as much as I do!
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