[Tagging] Tag approval process or its absence (was: Voting for Relation type=waterway)

Chris Hill osm at raggedred.net
Tue Feb 21 10:03:56 GMT 2012

On 21/02/12 09:45, Frederik Ramm wrote:
> I don't think that a tagging style that works best in Europe will 
> automatically also be the one that works best in South America. Any 
> attempt to force everyone to use the same style will automatically 
> make the map *less* good in some places. I think that it is one of the 
> great strengths of OSM that we can allow people to map what is good 
> for them locally, and we should not throw that away just because some 
> programmer somewhere finds it easier to roll out his iPhone app if 
> tags are synchronized the world over! 

Cheers, Chris
user: chillly

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