[OSM-talk] Extended tagging schema - my thoughts

Andrew andrewhainosm at hotmail.co.uk
Fri Aug 10 11:29:02 BST 2012


Peter Wendorff <wendorff <at> uni-paderborn.de> writes:

> one open question would be how to deal with units in this combination: 
> mph, m/h, km/h, and the usual errors mp/h, kmh, and so on, but I think 
> even that should be relatively easy to do, as the numbers are always the 
> last token before the separator (;), and if there's anything between 
> number and separator, that could be interpreted as a unit.

Another alternative (assuming this kind of thing needs editor support anyway)
is to convert units in the editor.

--
Andrew




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