[OSM-talk] Ground truth for non-physical objects

Frederik Ramm frederik at remote.org
Wed Dec 12 20:05:55 UTC 2018


On 12/12/18 6:15 PM, Richard Fairhurst wrote:
> Sure, in the UK, you could do that and I know people who have done so. If
> you invent a street name here in Charlbury and then post a letter to it,
> Carla the post-lady will ask around until she finds out where the street is
> (or until she sees the sign you've erected), and then she'll deliver you the
> letter. A working postcode will speed the process up but isn't absolutely
> necessary.

And then it will go into OSM, and all the firefighters use OSM nowadays
anyway because their official maps are outdated.


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