[OSM-talk] Confusion about baker(')s and butcher(')s
ce at christeck.de
Sun Oct 21 15:16:05 BST 2007
I'm just playing around with extracting POIs from the planet file. I'm
struggling with various tags for shops. According to the map features
page in the wiki, there's a dedicated shop key:
In the planet file, I also find them as amenities. Should those be
changed to "shop" or should we leave them as they are?
What confuses even more are bakers and butchers. As the bakery exists, a
non native speaker would expect that butchery would be the correct
counterpart. But I read that this only is known to the southern
hemisphere, e.g. australia. In GB and the US, "Butcher's shop" or in
short "butcher's" gets used.
I wonder if it was possible to unify them on the map features page, e.g.
Any comments from the northern and southern :) hemisphere?
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