[Tagging] Date of survey

Jean-Marc Liotier jm at liotier.org
Tue Dec 23 08:15:38 UTC 2014

On 12/23/2014 05:16 AM, Marc Gemis wrote:
> On Mon, Dec 22, 2014 at 8:56 PM, Jean-Marc Liotier <jm at liotier.org 
> <mailto:jm at liotier.org>> wrote:
>     On 12/22/2014 08:28 PM, Marc Gemis wrote:
>         I always use the tag combination source=survey ;
>         survey:date=year-month-day
>         as described on http://wiki.openstreetmap.org/wiki/Key:survey:date
>     Whether on the changeset or on the object - whichever is most
>     appropriate, automatically adding the current date as survey:date
>     whenever a source=survey is entered could be a nice optional
>     editor functionality.
> Which would not help in my case, as I work for several days on the 
> same survey.

Is a precise date necessary ? My use of the survey date could tolerate 
just recording year and month... What moves so fast that the precise day 
is important ? Some things I guess... But then wouldn't the current date 
be a decent default for most cases ?
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