[Tagging] tag proposal "image=http:/... .jpg"

Dave F. davefox at madasafish.com
Fri Feb 5 12:53:13 GMT 2010

Tobias Knerr wrote:
> Sam Vekemans wrote:
>> I edited the page 'image'
>> feel free to fix / edit/ delete
>> http://wiki.openstreetmap.org/wiki/Image
> The problem with this proposal is that there isn't a definition which of
> the several images that likely exist for most objects should be
> referenced. And I expect that it would hard to create one, as there
> aren't any remotely objective criteria defining /the/ image for an
> object - it can always only be /an/ image of the object.
> My opinion is that personal preferences like that shouldn't be part of
> the OSM database. 
I agree with that, unfortunately it already exists where (going slightly 
OT) adjectives are used as primary keys eg historical=*

Is this the Google Earth OpenStreetMap POI kml that Sam is referring to?


Dave F,.

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