[Tagging] Proposal: Rename wiki status "Approved" to "Published"

Dan S danstowell+osm at gmail.com
Fri Apr 3 09:29:11 UTC 2015

2015-04-03 10:22 GMT+01:00 Bryce Nesbitt <bryce2 at obviously.com>:
> On Mon, Mar 30, 2015 at 11:21 PM, Fran├žois Lacombe
> <fl.infosreseaux at gmail.com> wrote:
>> Hi all,
>> +1 with Bryce and "published" instead of "approved"
>> +1 with Ole regarding power features
>> Cheers
>> Fran├žois
> So let's see if we can make it happen.  The question of what wiki approval
> means has been a thorn for a long time.
> The proposal on the table is to change the wiki status of "Approved" to read
> "Published",
> with no other changes.  The feeling is the term "published" is less likely
> to cause new mappers to incorrectly weight the tagging conventions described
> on the wiki.
> This change requires Wiki administrator cooperation and buy in, to
> implement.

I like this idea. This will help reduce dogmatism.

Does this proposal need a wiki page? (I'm not trying to be ironic, just asking)


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