[Tagging] Shops that sell printer ink cartridges

Tom Pfeifer t.pfeifer at computer.org
Fri Feb 23 20:46:01 UTC 2018

On 23.02.2018 14:42, Thilo Haug wrote:
> IMHO there are no shops selling BUT printer ink, so a subtag might be more useful :

Not sure what the "but" means in your sentence. If you doubt that there are shops being specialized 
in selling nothing but ink, I know some.

> printer:ink=sales
> printer:ink=refill
> printer:repair=yes
> printer:sales=yes
> and so on...

The "and so on" indicates the problem. I am against turning OSM into a shop inventory or an ontology 
of all products on the planet. I agree with Frederik below and his shop=printer_ink favourite.

> Am 23. Februar 2018 13:08:59 schrieb Fredrik <lists at 0v.no>:
>> I came across shops that sell printer ink on taginfo [1] and saw they
>> were split in three.
>> shop=ink (42)
>> shop=ink_cartridge (13)
>> shop=printer_ink (12)
>> I created this wikipage [2] for shop=printer_ink and was wondering what
>> the list thinks.
>> shop=printer_ink sounds the clearest in meaning of the three and the
>> other values should be converted to this.

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