[Tagging] Fuel, additional tags
malcolm.herring at btinternet.com
Tue Nov 13 19:39:47 GMT 2012
On 13/11/2012 17:02, Martin Koppenhoefer wrote:
> The tagging scheme proposed there doesn't really make sense in the
> contest of OSM.
"in the context of OSM" is the operative condition, that is why I
pointed out that the tags I detailed were OpenSeaMap tags.
> 1. These are not seamarks.
"seamark:" is the OpenSeaMap prefix for any marine navigation object
that appears in the IHO object catalogue. That does not cover only
markers, but any object that can appear on a marine chart.
> 2. the tagging scheme seems unnecessarily complicated
Yes it is, but it was invented by the IHO, not us. We merely transcribed
it into OSM format tags.
> 3. most of the objects already have a nice short tag, instead of
There are many objects that are of interest to both StreetMap and SeaMap
consumers. In these cases, tags from both schemes would be used.
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