[OSM-talk] Landuse areas etc. abutting highways

Dave F. davefox at madasafish.com
Tue Oct 6 15:47:53 BST 2009


Anthony wrote:
> On Tue, Oct 6, 2009 at 9:39 AM, Dave F. <davefox at madasafish.com 
> <mailto:davefox at madasafish.com>> wrote:
>
>     Marc Schütz wrote:
>     > IMO (a) is the correct way to do this.
>     >
>     > We are trying to represent reality in our database.
>
>     I'm not sure that's true. A map is a representation of reality, not
>     reality itself.
>
>
> True, but the database is not the map.  The database is used to create 
> a map.
Which is what I said in the second part of my post.





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