[Tagging] Fwd: OSM Wikibase is now live
peter at openstreetmap.com.br
Tue Sep 18 16:57:16 UTC 2018
... and Hello community! Lets vote?
How to start a formal and democratic process for it?
PS: will be the biggest improvement of 2018, waving with structured data
for government adoption of the OSM!
Em 2018-09-18 13:43, Yuri Astrakhan escreveu:
> Peter, I agree it would be much easier to use OSM metadata under CC0,
> and I might even be able to change the interface to show CC0 for the
> Item namespace, but we may have to rewrite all of the description
> text. If the community is OK with that undertaking (or if a short one
> sentence description does not result in a violation), I will be happy
> to make that change.
> On Tue, Sep 18, 2018 at 12:37 PM peterkrauss
> <peter at openstreetmap.com.br> wrote:
>> Hi, veri good news!
>> About license, can by changed to CC0 as Wikidata?
>> It very important in structured data and data-interchange to use
>> We are using Wikidata with government applications because is CC0:
>> can copy/paste wikidata information to a table and publish the table
>> with the text of an official act (law).. The text of the official
>> MUST be CC0.
>> Em 2018-09-18 06:43, Yuri Astrakhan escreveu:
>>> Cross-posting to tagging as this new effort should help tagging
>>> metadata management the most.
>>> as of today, OSM Wiki can store structured tag metadata similar to
>>> Wikidata. In every possible language, cross-linked, with images,
>>> validation rules, or anything else the community decides to store
>>> there. See examples:
>>> I have imported most frequent Keys from the TagInfo, plus parsed
>>> pages to try to get multilingual descriptions, images, etc. Our
>>> step is to add more descriptive properties, translations,
>>> validations(?), better images. The structured data is accessible
>>> Lua (our new templating language), so at some point we may want to
>>> replace info cards and tables(?) with the automatically generated
>>> Help is needed: our wiki is large and multilingual. If you can
>>> especially if you can run a wiki bot to automate some data parsing
>>> wikibase item creation, please reply. When editing, please do not
>>> change or translate the "label" field. Only use description field
>>> the translation efforts, add statements, etc. If you need new
>>> properties, please write at
>>> Other fun links:
>>> All items:
>>> Other bridge:movable tags:
>>> Reg-ex based validation rules:
>>> For many Key:* pages, you will now see a link on the left side
>>> "OpenStreetMap Wiki item".
>>> P.S. Big thank you goes to Tom Hughes for helping to launch this
>>> Tagging mailing list
>>> Tagging at openstreetmap.org
>> Peter Krauss
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