Opened 9 years ago

Closed 8 years ago

#2628 closed enhancement (worksforme)

Get short forms of street names working for Germany.

Reported by: Andreas Schneider Owned by: openstreetmap@…
Priority: minor Milestone:
Component: nominatim Version:
Keywords: Cc:

Description

In Germany people use most of the time the short form of street (Straße) which is 'Str.' . So for example you type 'Bleichstr.' instead of Bleichstraße.

Adam Kraft Str. => Adam Kraft Straße

I suggtest to check for 'str' and 'str.' at the and and expand it.

Change History (3)

comment:1 Changed 9 years ago by twain

Resolution: worksforme
Status: newclosed

Did you try your actual example?

http://nominatim.openstreetmap.org/?q=Adam+Kraft+Str.

works as requested already.

comment:2 Changed 9 years ago by Andreas Schneider

Resolution: worksforme
Status: closedreopened

Maxfeldstr. 5, Nürnberg

doesn't work for example ...

comment:3 Changed 8 years ago by sleske

Resolution: worksforme
Status: reopenedclosed

Just tried your query "Maxfeldstr. 5, Nürnberg" in Nominatim; it does work. Closing.

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