[Talk-us] New I.D Feature

Clifford Snow clifford at snowandsnow.us
Wed Nov 12 21:16:21 UTC 2014


On Wed, Nov 12, 2014 at 1:10 PM, Sarah Hoffmann <lonvia at denofr.de> wrote:

> If I understand you right then the 'secondary cities' are
> the actual cities/towns/villages already mapped as either
> place nodes or administrative boundaries. Those are already
> used by Nominatim.
>
> So it seems the primary cities are what I was thinking of when
> referring to postal cities and they can actually be inferred
> from the postcode. If that is right, it should be somehow
> possible to add that concept to Nominatim. I'd have to give
> it a bit of thought.
>

I think that might solve a problem with Census Designated Place, CDP. If
the CDP has a different name than the postcode city, Nominatim might have a
problem today.

Clifford


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