[Tagging] Wrong use of landuse=village_green - but what else to use?

Dave F davefoxfac63 at btinternet.com
Mon Jan 9 11:02:48 UTC 2017


On 09/01/2017 09:28, Volker Schmidt wrote:
> Please remember that the wiki is intended to document what the common 
> use is, not what the common use should be.
> If you want to change the common use please use the available 
> discussion channels before changing the wiki.
>
> Volker

I disagree with this. The wiki is guidance for what is considered, 
especially for newbies, to be the correct way to tag. I confess this is 
subjective & open to (very long ) discussions, but to believe a tag is 
correct just because it's in the majority is incorrect.

As an example I give water=river/canal/stream which is now preferred 
over waterway=riverbank, even though there are fewer occurrences at this 
point in time.

DaveF

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