[Tagging] name and brand tags

Martin Koppenhoefer dieterdreist at gmail.com
Wed Sep 24 13:16:28 UTC 2014

2014-09-24 15:12 GMT+02:00 Mateusz Konieczny <matkoniecz at gmail.com>:

> http://wiki.openstreetmap.org/wiki/Key:brand currently encourages
> setting brand and name to the same value. Is it really a good idea?

-1, I agree with you that we shouldn't encourage duplicating values into
several keys.

> Objects without brand, in class where brand is typical.
> brand=Independent is popular, what IMHO is a poor idea.

maybe "Independent" is a brand name somewhere? If not this tagging is bad.

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