[Tagging] Removing name_1 and alt_name_1 from Wiki

Colin Smale colin.smale at xs4all.nl
Wed Jan 20 07:23:03 UTC 2016


I meant that there is a value missing "between the pipes", which at a
slightly higher semantic level can mean "use the default". A definition
which varies according to position doesn't feel well-formed to me.

//colin 

On 2016-01-20 08:10, Gerd Petermann wrote:

> Colin Smale wrote 
> 
>> The "lanes" tag family uses a different delimiter ("|"), sometimes
>> together with a semicolon to make a kind of 2-d array. A double pipe
>> ("||") indicates a missing value there. Wouldn't it be nice if we were
>> consistent?
> 
> That is new to me. My understanding of a double pipe is that described here:
> http://wiki.openstreetmap.org/wiki/Proposed_features/lanes_General_Extension#Default_values
> which indicates that a double pipe means one or two default values,
> depending on the position.
> At the end of the value, it means two default values.
> 
> Gerd
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