[Talk-us] Updating unchanged TIGER imports to TIGER 2013

Richard Welty rwelty at averillpark.net
Wed Mar 13 01:34:46 UTC 2013

On 3/12/13 9:32 PM, Eric Fischer wrote:
> Thanks for the helpful comments. At least anecdotally, I think I have
> actually seen the TIGER merge lead to more anomalies in gridded areas than
> in hills, maybe because people feel more comfortable making minor edits to
> mostly-regular grids.
> I completely agree that any new ways imported from TIGER will have to be
> reviewed manually, if for no other reason because they generally don't
> connect to any existing node.
> I am intending to produce the additions and adjustments as separate .osc
> files that can be examined for correctness in JOSM before being applied.
> Would people generally be comfortable with accepting node relocations that
> don't cause any ways to overlap themselves without extensive manual review,
> and only carefully reviewing additions?
i think the best approach is to manually review early ones to develop some
comfort level with the non-overlapping case.


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