[Tagging] Amenity swimming_pool (was Amenity parking)

SomeoneElse lists at mail.atownsend.org.uk
Fri Jan 13 12:17:11 GMT 2012

Michael Krämer wrote:
>> Permissive means that you have permission by default. Is 'permit'
>> better-known by non-English speakers than 'permission'?
> To me this would be something different: I would assume that a permit
> is some document expressing permission. For something tagged with
> access=permit I would assume you need an permit to access - this would
> be more like access=private. So something like "tolerated" would also
> be more intutive for me.

When I was adding this:


which is something that you do need an actual permit to access (on a 
horse) I left the horse access as "permissive" but added a note against 
it.  I'm not sure that "access=permit" without some sort of note would 
make it clear (even to a native English speaker).


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