Years ago, Russian names were bulk-imported to Israel, but some values have Latin, rather than Cyrillic letters. This script will fix this, as well as some other minor issues with Russian names.
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With courtesy of @SafwatHalaby I prepare data for countrywide fix of Russian street names translated in bulk edit some years ago. That translation use Latin letters in Cyrillic names and have other small problems. I going to:
- replace Latin letters to Cyrillic ones where needed (usually Xa prefix) and some untranslated name parts
- Glue Xa part with rest of the word
- clean up minor other glitches
- (in the next batches) fix wrong translations
For each POI:
- if name:ru exactly matches one of the names in the table, change it to its new value.
Each changeset uses a different table to replace matches. The table is shown in the changeset comment.
- #50182253 - 10/07/2017 - 53 changes: Russian import name fixes, part 3.
- #49673764 - 19/06/2017 - 411 changes: Russian import name fixes, part 2.
- #49295375 - 06/06/2017 - 1098 changes: Russian import name fixes.