[OSM-talk] Fun with duplicate nodes

Lester Caine lester at lsces.co.uk
Wed Feb 10 12:31:12 GMT 2010

Mike N. wrote:
>> A very good idea to see what the duplicates are first.
>> some are multiple different nodes occupying the same place.
>  +1 - please don't merge duplicate nodes which join 'roads' to admin 
> boundaries .... it's difficult enough to drag roads out from under admin 
> ways to correct them as it is. 

Seconded - there are very good reasons for NOT using the same node in different 
data sets. SO please indicate first why you want to remove data that has a 
definite use? ( and because height still has to become important in the data 
set, nodes may well be on different 'layers'! )

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