[OSM-talk] Editing and tagging - Potlatch, or just JOSM?

Jon Bright jon at siliconcircus.com
Fri Aug 17 11:09:25 BST 2007


Hi,

graham wrote:
> 
> I guess this is probably ok for rivers but in my area I keep finding 
> someone has traced 'pitches' which have either long been built over with 
> new housing estates, or are actually parts of something larger. I'm not 
> sure what year the yahoo imagery is from, but I'd be careful with it 
> unless you know the area.

Sure.  I should have mentioned this.  For my local area, for example, 
the Yahoo! data is just plain wrong - it's all shifted some 5km to the 
north.  So the river in the Yahoo! data is ~5km north of where the river 
really is.

-- 
Jon Bright
Silicon Circus Ltd.
http://www.siliconcircus.com




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