[OSM-dev] JOSM bug on tagging presets
shaun at shaunmcdonald.me.uk
Tue May 13 14:33:49 BST 2008
On 13 May 2008, at 14:11, Frederik Ramm wrote:
> Shaun, your problem is probably something else than what Andy
> reported. Yours is just an unexpected way the auto-completion is or
> isn't employed. I guess the desired behaviour would be that you can
> simply delete the old value and then have normal auto-complete, right?
That's correct. But why should I have to delete the original tag?
> What Andy reports seems to be a bug in a little-documented extension
> I made about one month ago, whereby you can put a special flag into
> your own presets file that says "please present the last used value
> as a default value in this field". This was intended specifically
> for house number/post code tagging. It seems there is a bug in there
> that leads to the effects Andy has described, and I'll have to
> investigate that.
This appears to be an extension that I don't know about, hence why I'm
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