[Openstreetmap] Re: Naming segments using applet

Tom Carden tom at tom-carden.co.uk
Wed Dec 7 21:43:08 GMT 2005


On 12/7/05, Immanuel Scholz <immanuel.scholz at gmx.de> wrote:
>
> PS: My preference of the word "track" comes only from the fact, that I
> named my variables in JOSM already after this ;-). And I think a data
> type called "street" is uncool for representing a river in the
> world ;-).
>

I think with all this talk of streets being a special case of track,
we risk over-generalising, and making bad tools that don't do anything
well.  Why don't we get streets right first?

Has openrivermap gone yet?  No?  openwaymap?  Meanwhile I'll be
concentrating on streets ;)

Tom.




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