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[mkgmap-dev] Different POI with same name

From Thorsten Kukuk kukuk at suse.de on Sat Feb 18 15:11:41 GMT 2012

On Fri, Feb 17, Steve Ratcliffe wrote:

> > Could that be a try to solve the problem with duplicate POIs if
> > you have one POI generated from a node and one from an area?
> That wasn't the motivation - it is just all the other sections are
> de-duplicated.
> But you are right, you may get duplicates in the index with the patch
> where you wouldn't before.

I tested the maps yesterday and today and it seems to work fine
in BaseCamp, Mapsource and on my 62s. I can find all POIs missing
before, even such ones I didn't missed.

All now duplicate POIs I could find are bugs in the OSM data.


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