[Tagging] New values for entrance=

Warin 61sundowner at gmail.com
Fri Apr 10 11:18:55 UTC 2015

On 10/04/2015 9:06 PM, Ilpo Järvinen wrote:
> On Fri, 10 Apr 2015, Martin Koppenhoefer wrote:
>> 2015-04-10 12:15 GMT+02:00 Ilpo Järvinen <ilpo.jarvinen at helsinki.fi>:
>>        In case of
>>        building=apartments entrances, often both entrances are used by
>>        the residents of the buildings, visitors, and for loading
>>        (actually, for
>>        loading it mostly matters which door is easiest to access with
>>        goods
>>        vehicle rather than on which side the entrance is, that is, no
>>        steps,
>>        no barriers, and preferably no tricky cornering required). So
>>        where is
>>        the =main/service difference?
>> just because there are (lots of) cases where these details don't apply
>> doesn't mean we should not have tags for those situations where we can use
>> these tags.
> ???
> I wasn't at all arguing to remove them :-). I said myself earlier that
> I see entrance=staircase sort of subclass of entrance=main [1] and have
> explained multiple times why I think it's needed from mapper point of
> view. Also, I've mentioned condition where I'd use entrance=service for
> building=apartments [2].

 From your photos I'd say both entrances are the same.

There is no functional difference between them so I'd tag them entrance=main .. both of them.

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