[talk-ph] Node position for towns

Rally de Leon ralleon at gmail.com
Tue Apr 6 14:07:28 BST 2010


+1 including town (at the heart of poblacion), and also for rural barangays
(node should be nearest the concentration of community/houses... most of the
time near the old churches, barangay halls or very near the town/brgy plaza.

On Tue, Apr 6, 2010 at 8:50 PM, maning sambale
<emmanuel.sambale at gmail.com>wrote:

> +1 for me
>
> On Tue, Apr 6, 2010 at 8:47 PM, Ed Garcia <eppgarcia at gmail.com> wrote:
> > Hi all.
> >
> > I have partially brought this subject up with Maning some time ago and
> would
> > just like bring it up again on the forum ...
> >
> > I propose to make it standard to position town nodes as near as possible
> to
> > the municipal hall of the towns.  This makes for better and easier
> > navigation when using the osmphil_garmin GPS map that Maning compiles.
> Most
> > town nodes are still located at the geographical center of the boundaries
> of
> > the town.  If the node is moved near to the municipal hall (which is
> usually
> > along the main road of the town), a traveller can see better what town is
> > "next down the road" when he/she navigates with a GPS.
> >
> > cheers
> > ed
> >
> >
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