[OSM-talk] iD invents nosquare=yes for buildings which should not be squared

Nelson A. de Oliveira naoliv at gmail.com
Thu May 9 21:28:50 UTC 2019


On Thu, May 9, 2019 at 6:18 PM Mikel Maron <mikel.maron at gmail.com> wrote:
> Absolutely. My understanding is this feature will greatly improve data quality in OSM. I think it's fair to validate squareness of existing buildings. Appreciate the great work of the iD team.

Instead inventing a new tag, it could simply be solved by only warning
if the non-square building was modified or created in the current
session.
If this is the case (object modified/created), then simply offer an
option to make it square or to ignore the message. That simple.



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