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I thought I'd be clever by making my new site generator work off SQL queries. It has many advantages, but I'm getting annoyed and frustrated with having to fit everythign into simple SQL output (rows of simple columns). 😖

The fact that Null Island isn't an actual island doesn't mean we can't map `name=Null Island` in ...

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On the Atlantic coast of Ireland, there's “Kenmare River”. It's a bay, not a river, and yes, it's mapped in (as `natural=bay,name=Kenmare River`)
openstreetmap.org/relation/906

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yes there is no “there” there. If you go to (0°, 0°), there's nothing special to see. However, lots of people will answer the same thing if you ask them “What's Null Island?” (”it's at 0,0 and it's not an island”)

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It is an interesting question... When do we decide to map something in & give it a name=Null Island and then `place=locality` tag...

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DevOps rule #1:

You are your own worst enemy. You will find things wrong, broken, or malfunctioning, and find out you're the one who broke it in the first place.

People's Front for the Liberation of Null Island

RT @CiaranStaunton@twitter.com

And so another year ends for and this presents the opportunity to be idiosyncratic and target setting about my mapping in my diary openstreetmap.org/user/DeBigC/

🐦🔗: twitter.com/CiaranStaunton/sta

I got an invite code to . you know what that means! Time to visit the Foundation in the rC3 world

Starting a new project to display OSM data, and ye gods, I forgot that OpenStreetMap data can be... inconsistant and messy

RT @pokateo_@twitter.com

Me: just be normal at this party.

Also me: ask them what their favorite map projection is.

🐦🔗: twitter.com/pokateo_/status/96

Looking for presents for some niblings, and I'm glad this puzzle book is promoting since its why the kiddos get this puzzle page.

Congratulations to @grischard@twitter.com for being elected as Chairperson of the Board.

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Looks like I'm Secretary of the Foundation Board again. 🙂

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