Opened 8 months ago

Closed 8 months ago

Last modified 3 months ago

#19536 closed enhancement (fixed)

Warn about names which are numbers

Reported by: Klumbumbus Owned by: team
Priority: normal Milestone: 20.07
Component: Core validator Version:
Keywords: Cc:


Inspired by

for reference:
nodes and ways beginning with a number in saxony:

This produces nearly only false positives. The true positives are nearly all pure numbers. So here is pure numbers:

Most numerical names should be ref or addr:housenumber instead. There are still some false positives, so I guess it should still be better in severity 'other'.

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comment:1 Changed 8 months ago by Klumbumbus

Resolution: fixed
Status: newclosed

In 16772/josm:

fix #19536 - Warn about numeric names (info level)

comment:2 Changed 3 months ago by GerdP

I get warnings for
Not sure if this is correct tagging? Wiki says that name should be used:

comment:3 Changed 3 months ago by skyper

I think this is outdated tagging or tagging for the renderer. For numeric values use ref or *distance but not name.

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