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

Martin Vonwald imagic.osm at gmail.com
Tue Apr 7 11:33:45 UTC 2015


Don't mistake "voting" with "documenting". And btw: neither the one nor the
other prevents any mapper of misusing any tag.

2015-04-07 13:30 GMT+02:00 Martin Koppenhoefer <dieterdreist at gmail.com>:

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> 2015-04-07 13:00 GMT+02:00 Martin Vonwald <imagic.osm at gmail.com>:
>
>> Especially there should be no "vote" before the tag is used on a wide
>> base and proves itself!
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> If different mappers use the same tag for different purposes we got a real
> problem, because you won't be able to tell what a tag on a given object is
> meant to say. "voting" somehow confirms a given definition and makes it
> possible to more or less rely on that definition, while pure "usage"
> numbers don't work to show acceptance for a certain tag, because it could
> mean different things.
>
> Cheers,
> Martin
>
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