[Tagging] [OKFILTER] Re: Feature Proposal - RFC - Internet cafe

Dave Swarthout daveswarthout at gmail.com
Fri Feb 26 23:36:22 UTC 2016

You might also change the first paragraph to discourage tagging the gaming
centers we mentioned earlier as internet_cafe. Here is a possible

Distinguish "internet cafés" (places that sell internet service) from cafés
(places that sell food and beverages) and "gaming centers" which offer
internet access as a sideline to their main businesses.


On Fri, Feb 26, 2016 at 7:24 PM, Johnparis <okosm at johnfreed.com> wrote:

> Thank you, Marco Antonio. What you describe is exactly what I am aiming
> for here, and is pretty thoroughly covered by the proposal as currently
> written, I think.
> The recharging of mobile phones is similar to the selling of phone cards.
> I suppose if you had a shop that mostly did that, it could have its own
> tag, but we already have shop=mobile_phone.
> I have added a line to the official proposal to note that you can use
> multiple nodes to tag a shop that is truly multipurpose.
> Cheers,
> John
> On Fri, Feb 26, 2016 at 7:09 AM, Marco Antonio <
> marcoantoniofrias at gmail.com> wrote:
>> On Thu, 25 Feb 2016 16:59:41 +0100 Johnparis <okosm at johnfreed.com>
>> wrote:
>> > Dave, as you'll note in another email I just sent, I will drop gaming
>> > centres from the Internet_cafe proposal. I have been to a couple of
>> > these, and one didn't focus on Internet services, while the other
>> > did. I suppose if you're looking for a gaming centre, you're probably
>> > not looking for an internet cafe, and vice versa.
>> In my city (central of south america) are very common the "internet
>> cafe" with posible use for online gaming, identify this places is
>> require by people to share this hobby or by people who want to use
>> faster Internet (search info, tourists)...
>> also, are very common the "internet cafe" with services: copy, print,
>> scan, phone, fax. Especially with service:phone because these places
>> sell the phone call service and recharges credit of cell phones
>> (another service:?).
>> In some places they may need a label to identify the "internet cafes"
>> with private booths...
>> Abrazos,
>> Marco Antonio
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Dave Swarthout
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