[Tagging] Feature Proposal - Voting - (office=diplomatic)

Allan Mustard allan at mustard.net
Sun Dec 2 18:01:56 UTC 2018


Many thanks, Paul.  I'll pick up the cudgel tomorrow and continue with
the grunt work (assuming the wiki software doesn't revert the change.... :-)

apm-wa

On 12/2/2018 10:57 PM, Paul Allen wrote:
> On Sun, Dec 2, 2018 at 5:48 PM Allan Mustard <allan at mustard.net
> <mailto:allan at mustard.net>> wrote:
>
>
>     I tried to create a Tag:office=diplomatic page but OSM Wiki
>     overrode me
>     and renamed it Key:office=diplomatic, which is not correct.  Can
>     somebody please take a look at
>     https://wiki.openstreetmap.org/wiki/Key:office%3Ddiplomatic and
>     tell me
>     what I did wrong,
>
>
> I have no idea what you did wrong.   My guess is you tried to do
> something using the vile user
> interface presented by wikis.  You didn't necessarily did anything
> wrong, you just tried to do
> something.
>  
>
>     and maybe fix it for me, change Key: to Tag:?
>
>
> I think I may have achieved that.
>  https://wiki.openstreetmap.org/wiki/Tag:office%3Ddiplomatic
> However, the wiki s/w often thinks it knows better than we do. 
> Sometimes it is right, sometimes
> it is not.  It may sneakily revert my change because it thinks it
> knows better.
>
> FYW, along the top of the page is Read | Edit | Edit Source | View
> History | * | More.  The only thing
> under "More" is "Move."  Which seemed to do the trick.  Until the
> Phantom of the Operating System
> decides otherwise.
>
> -- 
> Paul
>
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