[Tagging] Feature Proposal - Voting - (Key:designation)

Markus Lindholm markus.lindholm at gmail.com
Tue Mar 1 19:39:47 GMT 2011


On 1 March 2011 20:04, Richard Fairhurst <richard at systemed.net> wrote:
> Martin Koppenhoefer wrote:
>> There is already 2 alternative ways to tag these (path and
>> foot/cycle/bridleway), I feel we don't need a third one.
>
> Do try and keep up. This is not a third way of tagging. This is _additional_
> information that can be used with either existing scheme. There is no other
> way of recording the formal legal status of a right-of-way. That's what this
> tag does.

If this tag designation is about formal status in the UK shouldn't it
be named something else, e.g. formal_designation_in_uk or something
similar. The word designation can mean a lot of different things in
different contexts so it sounds like poor idea to reserve it just for
this.

/Markus



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