[Tagging] ?=maze

Jan van Bekkum jan.vanbekkum at gmail.com
Sat Mar 14 11:01:53 UTC 2015


+1 to make a wiki entry on leisure=maze. Fits with what already exists and
the alternative isn't really better.

On Sat, Mar 14, 2015 at 8:58 AM Warin <61sundowner at gmail.com> wrote:

> On 12/03/2015 10:04 PM, Paul Johnson wrote:
>
>  On Fri, Feb 27, 2015 at 8:54 AM, Richard Z. <ricoz.osm at gmail.com> wrote:
>
>> On Fri, Feb 27, 2015 at 10:57:28AM +1100, Warin wrote:
>> >
>> > Mapping a maze path would reduce the enjoyment of the maze .. at least
>> for
>> > me. Even if it was a single path.
>>
>> spoiler_warning=yes ?
>>
>> I do not think that is necessary:
>> #1 you don't have to loook at the map before going through the maze
>> #2 GPS is not precise enough to lead you through a maze
>
>
>  You say that, but I'm guessing you've never been to an American suburban
> neighborhood full of twisty little cul-de-sacs with no rational urban
> planning or terrain to justify such obfuscation, each more identical than
> the last.  American mazes can be quite huge, often dozens or even hundreds
> of square kilometers, and I'm pretty convinced the people who live in them
> do so because they can't find their way out.
>
>
> Off topic .. for a small while
> Unfortunately they exist around the world Paul ...
> http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Little_Boxes +
> http://people.wku.edu/charles.smith/MALVINA/mr094.htm
>
> *Little boxes on the hillside,*
> * Little boxes made of ticky tacky,*
> * Little boxes on the hillside,*
> * Little boxes all the same.*
> * There's a green one and a pink one *
> * And a blue one and a yellow one,*
> * And they're all made out of ticky tacky*
> * And they all look just the same.*
>
> *And the people in the houses*
> * All went to the university,*
> * Where they were put in boxes*
> * And they came out all the same,*
> * And there's doctors and lawyers,*
> * And business executives,*
> * And they're all made out of ticky tacky*
>
> * And they all look just the same. *
>
> etc
>
> * -------------------------------------- *Back on topic
>
> In June 2012
> attraction=maze  had 44 entries
> leisure=maze  had 32 entries
>
> now in 2015
> attraction=maze  has 148 entries
> leisure=maze  has 79 entries
>
> I think the continued use of attraction=maze is due to the good wiki page
> http://wiki.openstreetmap.org/wiki/Proposed_features/maze
>
> compared to the poor wiki page
> https://wiki.openstreetmap.org/wiki/Tag:leisure%3Dmaze
>
> which, before I edited it, redirect back to attraction=maze !!!
>
> -------------------------------------
>
> So ..
> Should I simply make a wiki entry on leisure=maze .. and simply copy it
> across from attraction=maze .. then make the attraction=maze redirect to
> the leisure=maze page (possible edit wars!)
>
> Or make a new proposal here ?
>
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