[Tagging] Feature Proposal - RFC - Fire_Hydrant
davefox at madasafish.com
Sat Jul 31 12:30:14 BST 2010
On 26/07/2010 12:41, Richard Welty wrote:
> On 7/26/10 4:20 AM, John Smith wrote:
>> On 26 July 2010 18:16,<technikschlumpf at web.de> wrote:
>>> Here is a proposal for a new way to tag fire hydrants. It's more
>>> precise than the old "amenity=fire_hydrant" tag and there is a very
>>> active discussion on the German board:
>>> http://forum.openstreetmap.org/viewtopic.php?id=762 .
>>> Common hydrants can be tagged in the old way, but new ones should be
>>> use the new precise scheme.
>> Don't we have enough amenity=* already?
>> Why not use emergency=*?
> i like emergency=*
> as a way of going forward for these sorts of things.
Why? What advantages does it bring?
It's not going forward just splitting & stepping sideways.
What's wrong with have lot's of amenities?
The important thing is to make sure that we don't have one value tag to
represent different objects.
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