[Talk-us] [Warning: Potential Flamewar] Clarifying Interstate Relations

Chris Hunter chunter952 at gmail.com
Mon Feb 8 05:27:55 GMT 2010


Oh, and yes I did contact them via both the OSM Messaging system and the
WIKI's messaging system.

On Mon, Feb 8, 2010 at 12:19 AM, Chris Hunter <chunter952 at gmail.com> wrote:

> I don't think NE2 is on any of these mailing lists.  Can someone put a
> temporary ban on their account?  They've been editing all day.
>
>
> On Sun, Feb 7, 2010 at 11:05 PM, Richard Welty <rwelty at averillpark.net>wrote:
>
>> On 2/7/10 9:23 PM, Jeffrey Ollie wrote:
>>
>>>
>>> What's more annoying is that he is changing the names/refs.   From
>>> what I understand the ref is supposed to be only the
>>> interstate/highway number (e.g. "90" or "80") and not "I 90 (MN)".  I
>>> use the ref on the relation when building maps for my Garmin to add
>>> highway shields to the map.
>>>
>>>
>>>
>> i didn't catch that. yes, the refs are supposed to be "stripped down" and
>> the name is the
>> place for detail. this changeset is definitely ill considered.
>>
>> richard
>>
>>
>
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