[OSM-talk] stop deleting abandoned railroads
61sundowner at gmail.com
Sat Aug 15 23:11:07 UTC 2015
On 16/08/2015 1:35 AM, Russ Nelson wrote:
> Serge Wroclawski writes:
> > Our project's policy thusfar has been in contrast to other projects in that
> > each and every one of us is empowered to make changes to anything we see.
> You're starting to understand! You should make changes to things you
> see. Things you don't see require a higher standard of knowledge.
> > This leaves our project with a problem of lots of data and no one feeling
> > empowered to remove it.
> Seriously? THIS is your line of reasoning? There's a simple way to
> empower them: If it's got TIGER tags and you don't see it, delete it.
Don't they only occur in one area of the world? Rather a small view of the world then.
> Done. Next problem.
Not done. For example I have deleted roads in the middle of houses, a clear error, possibly mine, and yes I did go and look on foot.
I don't think there are any TIGER tags at all within 8,000miles. And I have no problem with that deletion.
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