[Tagging] Feature Proposal - Voting - Fire Hydrant

Richard Welty rwelty at averillpark.net
Fri Aug 6 23:25:42 BST 2010

  On 8/6/10 6:12 PM, John Smith wrote:
> On 6 August 2010 21:31, Schlumpf<technikschlumpf at web.de>  wrote:
>> The vote for the new fire_hydrant has been started.
>> After a long discussion about the "emergency-tags" we decided to let the
>> fire hydrants in the amenity namespace, for now.
> Who decided this exactly?
> Seems the only reason that was given to leave it in this name space
> was because JOSM had a preset, and no one gave any software that
> rendered it.
> There was a lot of people that thought this should go under emergency,
> so unless there is a good reason given soon I'll just shift it back to
> emergency=* on the wiki.
yes, i voted no because of the move back to amenity. while i understand
the reluctance to switch over the existing tags in a rush, there's little
reason not to start using emergency for new tags.


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