[OSM-talk] Tagging Multiple Services to a Company/Building

Martin Koppenhoefer dieterdreist at gmail.com
Thu Feb 4 15:01:46 GMT 2010


2010/2/4 Ian Mc Shane <ianmcshane at live.co.za>:
>>> 1)  Do you want all that detail?
>> Yes please :)


+1

> I understand why you want all that data, but very little of it is being
> visualized through www.openstreetmap.org, leading on to your next comment:


that's
1. the current state
2. we're mainly a dataset-provider, not a map renderer

>> But I don't have my own database - I want to use the OSM database...
> If you are not post processing the data then you will not likely be able to
> get any value from the extra data.


Maybe he will later. Maybe I will. Maybe someone else will.

> From what I understand the openstreetmap.org map is purely for show and not
> meant to be THE place to view all the data... its up to other groups to show
> what they want e.g. cloudmade, cyclemap, etc...


+1

cheers,
Martin




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