[Tagging] service= tag confusion

Ineiev ineiev at gnu.org
Tue Oct 21 03:30:42 UTC 2014

On Mon, Oct 20, 2014 at 08:58:20AM -0500, Brad Neuhauser wrote:
> EDIT: looking into this further, service=tyres|dealer|parts|repair, which
> are the largest usage of the car repair-service tags (500-1800 uses,
> depending), all have wiki redirects to the Russian shop=car page (
> http://wiki.openstreetmap.org/wiki/RU%3ATag%3Ashop%3Dcar). In looking at
> the service=tyres map on taginfo, the majority of usage is in Russia too
> http://taginfo.openstreetmap.org/tags/service=tyres#map  Does anyone know
> someone who could bring this up on the Russian talk list? (or can read the
> Russian wiki page?)

The wiki page says approx. "shop=car is where cars are sold;
shop=car+service=car_parts|...  is where cars and also car parts|...
are sold; see also shop=car_repair" and shop=car_repair mentions
service=tyres (as an undocumented usage).

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