[Tagging] 'Unknown' value.

Matej Lieskovsk√Ĺ lieskovsky.matej at gmail.com
Sat Feb 3 21:32:00 UTC 2018

(Without digging through the database) I suspect that might be caused
by the idea of default values... Imagine drawing a road. If you don't
tag it as 'oneway', it is assumed not to be a 'oneway'. If you
honestly don't know, you need to tag it with something like 'unknown'.
But that's just my guess - why not contact the author?


On 3 February 2018 at 19:18, Dave F <davefoxfac63 at btinternet.com> wrote:
> Hi
> I recently seen a variety of keys being given the value of 'unknown'.
> I'm struggling to see its purpose. It confirms nothing & adds no value to
> the database. Am I missing something?
> DaveF
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