[Tagging] Keys to which new values can be added without a proposal: craft=, shop=, building=, office=, sport=?

Paul Allen pla16021 at gmail.com
Sat Aug 17 11:27:22 UTC 2019


On Sat, 17 Aug 2019 at 11:55, ael <witwall3 at disroot.org> wrote:

>
> But surely parcels are seldom delivered to an "office" but typically to
> reception in a business. Of course, reception may be part of an office,
> especially in small organisations.
>

I'd normally class a reception as part of the larger organization it
serves, and
not worth micro-mapping.  For something like a camp site then marking the
reception is important, and it may or may not be the location where
paperwork
is carried out.  But for the office of a lawyer or accountant or similar,
the
reception is just part of the office.

>
> But my point was that as I understood things, the office tag was typically
> used
> to indicate a place of business, rather than a real office which may or
> may not included.
>

It's both.  Perhaps, with hindsight, most would agree that is sub-optimal
but that's
the way it is.  More importantly, it's been that way for long enough that
fixing it is
probably not possible.

-- 
Paul
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