[Tagging] emergency=lifeguard

Warin 61sundowner at gmail.com
Tue Jun 19 23:09:56 UTC 2018

On 20/06/18 03:10, Christoph Hormann wrote:

> On Tuesday 19 June 2018, Frederik Ramm wrote:
>> Perhaps it would make sense to treat the iD editor and the tagging
>> presets it uses as two different projects that are conceptually
>> separate enough so that the tagging presets as rolled out on osm.org
>> can be curated by a group that is separate from the editor writers?
> The question in that case would of course be how the group of people
> supervising this list is selected and what the guiding principles of
> this project are.
> But the general direction of your idea seems right - breaking up the
> direct connection between editors and presets, maintaining presets in a
> form that is interoperable between editors and offering a choice which
> presets to use to editor users and - in case of iD - editor
> deployments.  In such a situation you would not need to worry about who
> controls an individual collection of tagging presets any more since
> there would probably be sufficient diversity for this to be self
> regulating.
Perhaps there needs to be options of which preset collection you want.
You could prefer the presets made by group 1 .. or group 6.
Each preset group can be made by separate people or collections of people.
You might even be able to select the present group on the fly.

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