[OSM-talk] Long Ways and API 0.6 - multirelations

Frederik Ramm frederik at remote.org
Mon Feb 9 10:54:31 GMT 2009


Dave Stubbs wrote:
> The main problem there is that you lose the super relation if it's
> just made of sub relations.

You can use the relation/<id>/relations request to find out about the 
relations containing another relation, so they are not lost...

> It might be a problem for people parsing country osms depending
> on how your (and other) splitting tools handle it.

... but that's true, yes; the splitting tools would need to do a good 
job there.


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