[Tagging] Proposed mechanical edit: surface=woodchip to surface=woodchips

Mateusz Konieczny matkoniecz at gmail.com
Mon Aug 31 17:42:54 UTC 2015

On Mon, 31 Aug 2015 18:11:58 +0200
Volker Schmidt <voschix at gmail.com> wrote:

> This is the old "use singular" rule for OSM tags, of which I don't
> know the origins and I don't know whether it applies here. In the
> English language a "woodchip surface" is made from "woodchips". So
> one could argue for either version I suppose.
> Anyway:
> http://wiki.openstreetmap.org/wiki/Tag:leisure%3Dplayground refers to
> surface=woodchip (singular)
> The same for the translated playground pages.
> The "surface" wiki pages give "woodchips" (plural) as surface tag
> value.
> This means the wiki needs adjusting as well in addition to any
> re-tagging.


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