[OSM-talk] multipolygon (lake) not rendering

Ævar Arnfjörð Bjarmason avarab at gmail.com
Sun Oct 25 11:14:42 GMT 2009

On Sun, Oct 25, 2009 at 10:37 AM, Jukka Rahkonen
<jukka.rahkonen at mmmtike.fi> wrote:
> Jon Burgess <jburgess777 <at> googlemail.com> writes:
>> On Sat, 2009-10-24 at 13:41 +0200, Peter Herison wrote:
>> > But if the inner member is also an island? Eventually the island is also
>> > covered with wood? How to tag the inner way in this case?
>> In that case tag the inner way with natural=wood.
> Could it be possible to have a tagging rule that would be usable for all
> islands? Island is always an island and it is also always dry land (I suppose)
> but all islands are not natural=wood. Would using place=island or place=islet be
> a good alternative?

For what? The inner ways of multipolygons where the outer way is
tagged as natural=water? You don't need to tag them with anything
indicating that they're an island, they already are tagged as islands
implicitly since they're a multipolygon.

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