[OSM-talk] multipolygon (lake) not rendering

Rahkonen Jukka Jukka.Rahkonen at mmmtike.fi
Sun Oct 25 22:00:26 GMT 2009

Ævar Arnfjörð Bjarmason <avarab <at> gmail.com> writes:

> <jukka.rahkonen <at> mmmtike.fi> wrote:

> > 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.

Islands tend to have names. Does it really work to give a name for each inner
ring of a lake polygon without any other tags?


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