[Tagging] Removing name_1 and alt_name_1 from Wiki

Martin Koppenhoefer dieterdreist at gmail.com
Tue Jan 19 23:17:26 UTC 2016

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> Am 19.01.2016 um 20:02 schrieb Colin Smale <colin.smale at xs4all.nl>:
> Tags and values are for machine processing, not for direct human consumption;

are you sure? Why are they human readable then, using actual words? Wouldn't it be more efficient to use binary code?

Empty values are not valid for keys, it means the key will be removed, at least this is common understanding and what editors do, although I couldn't find it in the API docs: http://wiki.openstreetmap.org/wiki/API_v0.6#Tags


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