[Tagging] OSM is a right mess (was: Craigslist OpenStreetMap Rendering Issue)

Warin 61sundowner at gmail.com
Wed Jun 3 01:12:37 UTC 2015

On 3/06/2015 10:39 AM, pmailkeey . wrote:
> On 3 June 2015 at 01:23, Warin <61sundowner at gmail.com 
> <mailto:61sundowner at gmail.com>> wrote:
>     MOST use OSM. 90% will be out there adding things. Only a few join
>     here to add tags, and fewer still try to improve the structure.
> That is quite possibly one of the big issues with it. And TBH, it's 
> such a shame. More regulated activity in the very early days and less 
> random input. Having said that, it's quite possibly the first random 
> input project ever !

I like the random input idea .. something about those monkeys typing a 
book .. wonder how they'd go making a map?

Some words of 'encouragement'

“The reasonable man adapts himself to the world: the unreasonable one 
persists in trying to adapt the world to himself. Therefore all progress 
depends on the unreasonable man.”

George Bernard Shaw

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