[Tagging] Voting rules

Mateusz Konieczny matkoniecz at gmail.com
Wed Feb 24 10:26:16 UTC 2016

On Wed, 24 Feb 2016 07:34:34 +0700
Dave Swarthout <daveswarthout at gmail.com> wrote:

> The reality is that most mappers don't pay any attention to this
> group or the "decisions" we make. It's all well and good to make
> careful deliberations about this tag or that one but in the end
> people will do what they want. They will continue to tag for the
> renderer, add tags that make no sense or aren't orthogonal to the
> main tag, add non-existent names to their favorite features
> (name="Dad's house") and there's not much we can do about it.

"there's not much we can do about it" - this is simply untrue. Editors
and map rendering have great power.

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