[Tagging] Request for Discussion - Drying_room or Drying_area

Warin 61sundowner at gmail.com
Sat Mar 11 01:49:23 UTC 2017

We do not tag


where they are all used by the same activities even the general public, 
we simply tag the singular feature tourism=hotel.

nor do we tag


where they are all used by the same activities even the general public, 
we simply tag the singular property internet_access=yes.

Same for drying rooms ... all used by anyone who has access, so only 
tagged once.

On 11-Mar-17 12:33 PM, Thilo Haug wrote:
> That's what I meant with
> "same for bicycle/skiing/hiking etc.".
> skiing:drying=heated
> This naming system is used by
> addr:*=*
> http://wiki.openstreetmap.org/wiki/Key:addr#Commonly_used_subkeys
> contact:*=*
> http://wiki.openstreetmap.org/wiki/Key:contact

Each of these are different properties ... not the same property used 
for different activities.
> And bicycle has an (undocumented) similar system :
> http://wiki.openstreetmap.org/wiki/Tag:shop%3Dbicycle#Additional_keys
> (I think the service: part could be left out, as I can't see the 
> advantage)
> Am 11.03.2017 um 02:19 schrieb Warin:
>> Err this will be a separate key
>> I think of it more as a property key .. likeinternet_access <http://wiki.openstreetmap.org/wiki/Key:internet_access>?
>> Consider that these are not only attractive to motorcyclists but also to hikers, bicyclist, canoeists, canyoners, skiers ...
>> anyone with wet gear. There is noting specific to any drying room/area that I have seen that limits it to motorcyclists only.
>> so
>> tourism=hotel
>> drying_area=yes
>> phone=23421 543453
>> website=idon'tknow.ups
>> I suppose the values could be
>> drying_area=yes/no/heated/?
>> ----------------
>> My thinking on the room vs area .. some are too small to be called a 'room',
>> others can be used for other things like parking vehicles too.
>> On 11-Mar-17 11:51 AM, Thilo Haug wrote:
>>> Hi,
>>> you're right, it doesn't have to be a separate room,
>>> but how about :
>>> motorcycle:drying=room/area/compartment ?
>>> (same for bicycle/skiing/hiking etc.)
>>> Cheers,
>>> Thilo

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