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How to tag a newly added building. By using a universal tag as hut or bunker or the original size if available ? And what to add if it’s been damaged ? There’s a value damage used for road damage being a barrier. Greetz

asked 17 Apr '13, 23:34

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closed 05 Jul '13, 13:06

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@Hendrikklaas: is that really your question? I don't really understand it. What do you mean by "original size"? You obviously should only tag huts as huts and bunkers as bunkers. Those links may help/clarify: Key:building , Simple_3D_Buildings , Key:disused.

(18 Apr '13, 01:46) aseerel4c26 ♦

Hi Aseerel4c26, the number of buildings tagged building - yes confused me (93 %). Just a simplyfied square or a symbol. But I should have looked here, http://wiki.openstreetmap.org/wiki/Building And will add buildings as good as its gets and keep an eye on the Wiki, just to improve the vieuw of OSM. Greetz

(22 Apr '13, 10:07) Hendrikklaas

What confuses you about this number? Please be more specific if you want an answer to your question.

(22 Apr '13, 10:43) scai ♦

hi I was confused by the number of square buildings in OSM. I expect them to be reality, but mostly its a image with a tag and no description.

(04 Jul '13, 12:52) Hendrikklaas

@Hendrikklaas: Sorry, I don't understand your comment. What are / where are "square buildings"? Where are "image[s] with a tag"? Do you mean on a wiki page, or in the OSM data?

(04 Jul '13, 13:19) aseerel4c26 ♦

Can you give an example of a confusing building?

(04 Jul '13, 13:19) SomeoneElse ♦
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