Opened 10 years ago

Closed 10 years ago

#782 closed defect/bug (fixed)

double citynames

Reported by: zaatlob -2- Owned by: KaZeR
Priority: minor Milestone: want patch / contribution
Component: core Version: git master
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Description

If i search for a street in amsterdam zuidoost i have first to select the city. But in the list does appears amsterdam, but amsterdam zuid oost is not in the list. If i check on the navit map, the street is marked as part of the city amsterdam zuidoost

Change History (4)

comment:1 Changed 10 years ago by zaatlob -2-

Just in case somebody doesn't know, the country is netherlands.

comment:2 Changed 10 years ago by korrosa

Amsterdam Zuidoost is defined in OSM by a residential polygon: http://www.openstreetmap.org/browse/way/25777947

It has no is_in tag, so won't be picked up in the Navit index. The quick fix is to add an is_in tag to the polygon, but the area looks absolutely amazing, which tends to mean a dedicated mapper who knows what they're doing, and who'll have left off the is_in tag on purpose. Adding it in may result in it being deleted 5 minutes later.

The nearest place with an is_in tag is Ouderkerk aan de Amstel, which Navit should find (it has is_in="NL", which is supported by Navit). Perhaps the street appears in the list for this town? I presume it doesn't appear in the list for Amsterdam itself...

comment:3 Changed 10 years ago by zaatlob -2-

Ok, thanks. I am quit new to osm and navit. I just send a mail to the man who is mantaining that area. If he has a reason he hopefully wil tell me, otherwise a good change that he will fix it.

It doesn't appear in amsterdam or oudekerk. Will try to find the streets

comment:4 Changed 10 years ago by zaatlob -2-

  • Resolution set to fixed
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