[Talk-scotland] buildings

Jo Walsh metazool at fastmail.net
Sun Feb 14 11:12:47 UTC 2016


I would say if in doubt, don't map the suspected building - and attempt
to go out and survey! OSM is an attempt to create an accurate map of
what is "on-the-ground".

https://wiki.openstreetmap.org/wiki/Good_practice

https://wiki.openstreetmap.org/wiki/Armchair_mapping

https://wiki.openstreetmap.org/wiki/OSM_Tasking_Manager/Validating_data#Buildings

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  Jo Walsh
  metazool at fastmail.net
 
 
 
On Sat, Feb 13, 2016, at 04:15 PM, ianhamilton60 at talktalk.net wrote:
> General question, if you are 50/50 as to whether you are looking at a building, or not, do you go with building - or ignore it?
>  
> In other words is it better to have 'buildings' that actually turn out to be a small cliff or square shaped boulder - OR -
> is it better to have missed out what actually turns out to be a building?
>  
> Still learning
> Ian M Hamilton
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