[Merkaartor] Templatized tagging committed

Christoph Eckert ce at christeck.de
Fri Nov 7 21:02:31 GMT 2008


> The main problem with the JOSM file is that it is more of a user
> interface description language than a tagging guidelines language.
> And that user interface description might be well suited for a desktop
> editor where the editing happens in a seperate dialog. But when that
> user interface need to appear in a dockwindow or on a small form factor
> screen as with Merkaartor, there is not enough context to differentiate
> and present an acceptable user experience.

I just wanted to add that OSM2Go[1] meanwhile uses the josm presets. I was 
surprised how well it puts the presets on the screen[2] of my Nokia N810.

Best regards,


[1] http://maemo.org/downloads/product/OS2008/osm2go/
[2] http://maemo.org/static/0/07cd80f2a8df11dd9804438e5d7b578f578f_osm2go3.gif

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