[Tagging] Wikidata tag

Martin Koppenhoefer dieterdreist at gmail.com
Fri Mar 1 15:23:36 UTC 2013

2013/2/27 Peter Wendorff <wendorff at uni-paderborn.de>:
> Am 27.02.2013 13:01, schrieb Pieren:
>> On Wed, Feb 27, 2013 at 12:49 PM, Peter Wendorff
>> <wendorff at uni-paderborn.de> wrote:
>> About "McDonalds" or "McDonald's", define the standard value, call
>> XAPI/overpass or keepright/osmose to find them and fix the wrong
>> values with JOSM. It takes 2 minutes and the problem is closed.
> -1
> You would create new bugs for the plumber McDonalds, the taxi company
> McDonalds and many more, who are NOT named McDonald's (or vice versa).

+1, this already happened in the past and was reverted (someone wanted
to unify all kinds of McDonald's and didn't think before that not all
of them would be fast-food restaurants of the famous brand). Anyway,
operator is not the right key in many cases (but in some cases it is)
while brand is IMHO good for all.


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