[Tagging] [OSM-talk] the map on osm.org - airstrips showing only at zoom 10

John Smith deltafoxtrot256 at gmail.com
Sat Jun 25 17:55:56 BST 2011


On 26 June 2011 02:38, Alan Millar <grunthos503 at yahoo.com> wrote:
> As has been said a number of times, OSM is a "do-ocracy".  At this point, more discussions just aren't going to resolve it.

A little discussion might allow us to harmonise tags, so 10 people
don't go off and do their own thing and then need to make massive
changes.
> Just pick something, like "importance=[1-5]" or "airport_class=[major|minor|regional|airstrip]" and tag them.  Such values can always be translated into another form later, and/or it just gains traction and becomes the standard.  No reason to wait further.

I'm a fan of subtagging :) So I'd be more likely to do something like this:

aeroway=aerodrome
aerodrome=[major|minor|regional|airstrip]



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