[OSM-talk] Proposed mechanical edit - remove blatant duplicates (sustenance=fast_food on amenity=fast_food, atm=yes on amenity=atm etc.)

Mark Wagner mark+osm at carnildo.com
Fri Jun 14 18:12:14 UTC 2019


On Fri, 14 Jun 2019 10:02:59 +0100
Dave F via talk <talk at openstreetmap.org> wrote:

> On 14/06/2019 07:57, Mateusz Konieczny wrote:
> > Edits would be split to not create overly large bounding boxes.  
> 
> As long as it's clearly commented, I wouldn't loose any sleep over
> the physical size of the changeset. OSM should be concerning itself
> with quality rather than quantity.
> 
> That the main website is antiquated & unable to display details of
> edits is not a reason to improve the database efficiently. Performing
> edits in one go makes them easier to keep track of & revert, if
> there's a problem.

It's not just the main website.  I'm not aware of any QA tool that
makes it easy to review a planet-spanning changeset.

-- 
Mark



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