[Tagging] What's a power=station?

Dave F. davefox at madasafish.com
Mon Jan 18 15:47:03 GMT 2010


John Smith wrote:
> 2010/1/18 Dave F. <davefox at madasafish.com>:
>   
>> power=tower should be pylon=electricity
>> power=line should be cable=electricity
>>
>> Remember, we're meant to be mapping  _physical_ entities & tagging them
>> as such.
>>     
>
> Yes, but similar key names makes grouping a lot easier, eg a lot of
> amenities should be something else, but aren't for grouping reasons.
>   
I'm not convinced grouping is easier or constructive. If done 
universally across the whole of OSM tagging, then maybe.





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