[mkgmap-dev] Address indexing for non-city placesFrom Carlos Dávila cdavilam at orangecorreo.es on Thu Mar 24 08:54:07 GMT 2011
El 23/03/11 21:37, Clifford Nolan escribió: > I was experimenting with the address search on Garmin Oregon, Nuvi and in Apple Basecamp. It's a very impressive advance. > > I noticed that when I was searching for a street that was closer to a "locality" than it is to the nearest "village", then the street was indexed as street/locality and failed to find in address search. Other nearby streets that were closer to the village node got tagged as street/village and were found successfully in the search. I suspect the same would be true in other situations - a street closer to a subordinate place node will not be found. > It's a known problem of current street-place assignation. Work is being done in the locator branch to improve it. > Hope that is clear! > > Perhaps smaller places like localities, hamlets, etc might have a pseudo city tag that points to the nearest city or village. Would that solve the problem? > > Thanks, > Cliff
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