Re: [Tagging] Representing "altimetric quotas" in OSM

2017-01-18 Thread Warin
On 18-Jan-17 09:28 PM, Shawn K. Quinn wrote: On 01/18/2017 04:23 AM, Martin Koppenhoefer wrote: 2017-01-17 18:35 GMT+01:00 Nelson A. de Oliveira >: "ele" without any other attribute is valid? yes, you can do it, but there's the risk that

Re: [Tagging] Representing "altimetric quotas" in OSM

2017-01-18 Thread Shawn K. Quinn
On 01/18/2017 04:23 AM, Martin Koppenhoefer wrote: > > 2017-01-17 18:35 GMT+01:00 Nelson A. de Oliveira >: > > "ele" without any other attribute is valid? > > > > yes, you can do it, but there's the risk that following mappers will > move the

Re: [Tagging] Representing "altimetric quotas" in OSM

2017-01-18 Thread Martin Koppenhoefer
2017-01-17 18:35 GMT+01:00 Nelson A. de Oliveira : > "ele" without any other attribute is valid? yes, you can do it, but there's the risk that following mappers will move the node around if there's nothing visibly identifiable attached to it, and the positional accuracy will

Re: [Tagging] Representing "altimetric quotas" in OSM

2017-01-17 Thread Greg Troxel
"Nelson A. de Oliveira" writes: > I really don't know if the proper term is "altimetric quota" in > English, sorry. > > What we have are some places where the elevation at some points were > measured. It's similar to man_made=survey_point but without any > physical objects or

Re: [Tagging] Representing "altimetric quotas" in OSM

2017-01-17 Thread Mike Thompson
On Tue, Jan 17, 2017 at 10:35 AM, Nelson A. de Oliveira wrote: > On Tue, Jan 17, 2017 at 3:23 PM, Mike Thompson > wrote: > > What about just a "ele" tag? > > "ele" without any other attribute is valid? > You can add any tag, or combination of tags, you

Re: [Tagging] Representing "altimetric quotas" in OSM

2017-01-17 Thread Chris Hill
A point that has a height recorded but not much else is sometimes known as a spot height. Not sure there are any tagged as such, but maybe place=spot_height or natural=spot_height ... cheers, Chris (chillly) On 17/01/2017 17:13, Nelson A. de Oliveira wrote: I really don't know if the proper

Re: [Tagging] Representing "altimetric quotas" in OSM

2017-01-17 Thread Nelson A. de Oliveira
On Tue, Jan 17, 2017 at 3:23 PM, Mike Thompson wrote: > What about just a "ele" tag? "ele" without any other attribute is valid? ___ Tagging mailing list Tagging@openstreetmap.org https://lists.openstreetmap.org/listinfo/tagging

Re: [Tagging] Representing "altimetric quotas" in OSM

2017-01-17 Thread Mike Thompson
On Tue, Jan 17, 2017 at 10:13 AM, Nelson A. de Oliveira wrote: > I really don't know if the proper term is "altimetric quota" in English, > sorry. > > What we have are some places where the elevation at some points were > measured. It's similar to man_made=survey_point but

[Tagging] Representing "altimetric quotas" in OSM

2017-01-17 Thread Nelson A. de Oliveira
I really don't know if the proper term is "altimetric quota" in English, sorry. What we have are some places where the elevation at some points were measured. It's similar to man_made=survey_point but without any physical objects or marks there; somebody just measured the elevation at that point