waldo000000 at gmail.com
Thu Dec 10 20:27:53 GMT 2009
On Fri, Dec 11, 2009 at 2:31 AM, Mike Harris <mikh43 at googlemail.com> wrote:
> The big problem with sorting this mess out is all the existing data used different ways. I think the only way to handle it would be to split it into two or more tags, and deprecate the old one.
> [MRH] +1!! I think this is probably the best long-term approach. The problem -as shown by previous threads on this and related topics - is that in the free-form world of OSM there is no-one really able and willing to take on the task of deciding how to split, what into, and what to deprecate ...
+1 to deprecating old tags with multiple meanings.
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