[Talk-us] Post bot cleanup

Phil! Gold phil_g at pobox.com
Thu Jul 19 21:41:15 BST 2012


* Martijn van Exel <m at rtijn.org> [2012-07-19 14:22 -0600]:
> On Wed, Jul 18, 2012 at 11:42 PM, Toby Murray <toby.murray at gmail.com> wrote:
> > Any other common problems that people have seen?
> 
> Another thing I find is a lot of leftover stray nodes without any tags.
> I select them in JOSM with type:node tags:0 -child and delete them in
> one fell swoop.

Eeek!  Be very careful with this!  The unconnected, untagged nodes were
left deliberately to facilitate recreation of roads, particularly the case
where a decliner split a TIGER way but did not change its geometry.  I've
been making use of these nodes in South Carolina to reconstruct the roads
there.



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