[Tagging] symbol=* documentation?

Sander Deryckere sanderd17 at gmail.com
Wed May 9 22:07:38 BST 2012

> Sander, your Belgian tagging could use "color" and "symbol" in one tag,
> that makes it easier for software to read and mappers to write. For
> computer-processed value you could still use osmc:symbol.
> Ferenc

For clarity, those conventions are 3 years old, even before I joined OSM:

I don't say that it shouldn't be re-thought, but I don't see a need to
change our tagging schema. It was just an example of how we do it.
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