[OSM-talk] Names, split streets and relations

Gervase Markham gerv-gmane at gerv.net
Sun Jul 27 20:53:18 BST 2008


Shaun McDonald wrote:
> The renderers need fixed, if they can't cope with this kind of data.  

Indeed. My question is: can they? :-)

> Mapnik will only write the name where there is space for it.

Right, but that's precisely the problem. It writes it three times when I
really only want it written once.

(The opposite problem is the very long road which is a single way. The
name should regularly repeat, but I don't think it does on either Mapnik
or Osmarender.)

Gerv





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