Hello, I was looking at this relation and notice that the outer polygons are tagged with 4 ways. 107246847, 116118801, 372485691, 439018546, Three of the 4 ways are tagged as outer. However, way 116118801 is not tagged as an outer way. Is there any reason for that?Should it be tagged as an outer way?

asked 06 Oct '16, 18:20

kcjailbirds's gravatar image

kcjailbirds
141131319
accept rate: 0%

That forest-relation is one big mess, and worst in the south-west corner. Inners crossing each other, crossing the outer, and even a single big 'inner' crossing several other inners AND outer in zigzag.... It's amazing that this forest appears at all, how much Mapnik and a few other powerful apps can work around so many errors by assumptions and guessing. But it certainly would be great if you could really clean it up so that it will appear in ALL apps again. For example here too:
http://osm-wms.de/index.html?zoom=12&lat=48.94191&lon=2.11107&layers=B000FFT
And it would make sense to split it completely along the broad railway gaps, using several independant, closed outer rings.

(08 Oct '16, 20:27) wycbtma

Some more missing messy forests:
http://osm-wms.de/index.html?zoom=13&lat=49.1129&lon=1.583&layers=B000FFT
Looks like a LOT of work to do in the area, good luck...

(08 Oct '16, 20:40) wycbtma

Yes, it looks like it should be tagged outer.

Incidentally, it also looks like way 166580594 is tagged inner, but has the same name as the parent relation, and is on or beyond other outer ways. Could this way just be deleted?

permanent link

answered 07 Oct '16, 14:35

neuhausr's gravatar image

neuhausr
7.3k868119
accept rate: 20%

I do not have enough knowledge of the forest and the area to update it. I did notice the way 116118801 should possibly be tagged as outer. If someone is familiar with this area and this forest, can you please update it?

permanent link

answered 10 Oct '16, 18:32

kcjailbirds's gravatar image

kcjailbirds
141131319
accept rate: 0%

Your answer
toggle preview

Follow this question

By Email:

Once you sign in you will be able to subscribe for any updates here

By RSS:

Answers

Answers and Comments

Markdown Basics

  • *italic* or _italic_
  • **bold** or __bold__
  • link:[text](http://url.com/ "title")
  • image?![alt text](/path/img.jpg "title")
  • numbered list: 1. Foo 2. Bar
  • to add a line break simply add two spaces to where you would like the new line to be.
  • basic HTML tags are also supported

Question tags:

×102
×87
×5

question asked: 06 Oct '16, 18:20

question was seen: 958 times

last updated: 10 Oct '16, 18:32

powered by OSQA