[Tagging] [OSM-talk] boules=petanque vs. type=petanque

fly lowflight66 at googlemail.com
Thu May 15 16:22:23 UTC 2014

Am 15.05.2014 18:14, schrieb Jean-Marc Liotier:
> On 15/05/2014 17:17, Martin Koppenhoefer wrote:
>> but I wouldn't add boules=bowls to this list because it seems quite
>> different (e.g. the pitch is grass and not sand or gravel). Instead
>> sport=bowls is perfectly valid and used twice as much as all kinds of
>> boules together.
> Sound reasonable to me - I'll leave sport=bowls alone.
> Pretty much everyone has agreed that the type=* is being abused and that
> chaining sport=boules;boules=petanque is cleaner so I'm going to correct
> the 718 occurrences of sport=boules;type=petanque into
> sport=boules;boules=petanque.

This would be an automatic edit and at least should be open for
discussion for more than some days.

> I might also do it for sport=boules;type=bocce which would become
> sport=boules;boules=bocce.
> There are 1093 occurrences of sport=boules;type=* :
> http://overpass-turbo.eu/s/3oF

Well then why not use boules:type ?


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