[Tagging] is tourism a good category for everything cultural?

John Smith deltafoxtrot256 at gmail.com
Tue Aug 24 00:45:39 BST 2010


On 24 August 2010 08:56, Ulf Lamping <ulf.lamping at googlemail.com> wrote:
> No it's not ok to wiki-fiddling emergency, or tourism, or cultural or
> whatever - especially not, if a lot of people actually disagree with that
> change.

It's not about confusing anyone, especially if most people use presets
they won't be confused at all.

> I've seen that you're trying to "win a battle" against the state of the
> art*, seems you think it's a good idea to confuse a lot of people by editing
> the wiki.

What about when a lot of people agree with the change?

> OSM is *not* about seeking the nicest possible tag name, it's about people
> tagging things.

Exactly, by using a little grouping it makes it easier to find similar
tags without needing to search through a million different amenity
tags.



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