[Tagging] amenity=taxi vehicle type

Tobias Knerr osm at tobias-knerr.de
Sat Jan 5 10:27:45 UTC 2019

On 05.01.19 02:19, Warin wrote:
> On 05/01/19 10:34, Tom Pfeifer wrote:
>> taxi_type = car|motorcycle|rickshaw, etc,
> What does 'type' add to the above?

The key taxi=* is already in use to tag access permission for taxi
vehicles, with values such as yes|no|designated|destination|permissive.

So adding a "_type" here avoids clashing with an existing key that has a
different meaning and a different set of values.

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