I have been trying to download all of the polygons contained within OSM for a particular extent of the city.
When I do this through > Vector > OpenStreetMap > Download Data, however, many polygons are left out.
For example, this is the result that I get:
However, when another person used downloaded data from the same extent, the result was much more complete (the green polygons are the ones that are missing from my download):
If we look at the data over an OSM map, we see that indeed those polygons that did not download for me do exist:
What am I missing?