[Tagging] Edit of wiki page amenity=drinking_water for man_made=water_tap

Mateusz Konieczny matkoniecz at gmail.com
Sun Apr 5 05:37:41 UTC 2015

The proper way to tag water tap with drinking water is to use
both and amenity=drinking_water and man_made=water_tap.

On Sun, 05 Apr 2015 10:16:58 +1000
Warin <61sundowner at gmail.com> wrote:

> Hi,
> I have edited the wiki page on amenity=drinking_water
> https://wiki.openstreetmap.org/wiki/Tag:amenity%3Ddrinking_water
> To  reflect the new tag man_made=water_tap
> This suggests that the correct tag to use for a water tap is 
> man_made=water_tap ...
> and that amenity_drinking_water is for drinking fountains (bubblers
> in Australian).
> My edit;
> 1) removes references to water taps as a suitable use for 
> amenity=drinking_water
> 2) adds links to a=man_made=water_tap as the tag to use for water
> taps.
> (waving red flag for discussion/conflict/flames!)
> This should resolve any confusion as to which tag to use.

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