[Tagging] emergency=*

Peteris Krisjanis pecisk at gmail.com
Sat Jul 31 12:55:19 BST 2010


2010/7/31 Dave F. <davefox at madasafish.com>:
>  On 31/07/2010 12:25, John Smith wrote:
>>
>> Actually it does, it splits things away from let's dump everything in
>> the amenity key space...
>
> There's nothing wrong with that.
> It doesn't cause a problem.

It *does* cause a confusion in lot of OSMers, experienced and new
alike. It drives contributions away. Believe me, I see it everyday.

License change won't kill OSM, tag inconsistency will. Introducing new
name spaces to separate huge amenity crowd logically is definitely way
to go.

Cheers,
Peter.



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