[OSM-talk] technical question

Frederik Ramm frederik at remote.org
Mon Jul 9 09:52:51 BST 2007


>> City/village borders are not rendered.
> True, but the city names are. In my case the city names in question do
> not show up.

City/village names are only rendered if "place=village,name=..." is  
attached to a *node*. You have attached it to an *area*, and  
Osmarender is currently unable do calculate the centre point of an  
area to put text there. A common workaround is to put an extra node  
inside your area.

> Thanks for that hint, it answers my next planned question ;-)
> What should industrial areas been tagged with?



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