[Tagging] A modest proposal to increase the usefulness of the tagging list

Mateusz Konieczny matkoniecz at tutanota.com
Tue Jun 4 05:40:46 UTC 2019

2 Jun 2019, 12:10 by frederik at remote.org:

> - propose tags only if you, personally, have solid demand for it (i.e.
> you have already mapped, or intend to map, the feature intensively).
> This puts a practical limit to idle tag fantasising. Everyone can think
> of something that doesn't have a tag yet - that is the cheap part...
Or you will use. For example I mapped just handful of man_made=bridge
but went with proposal to confirm that this tagging scheme is desirable
before implementing display of this object type in
https://github.com/gravitystorm/openstreetmap-carto/pull/1633 <https://github.com/gravitystorm/openstreetmap-carto/pull/1633>

(I wanted to provide alternative for building=* incorrectly used on bridge
outlines to force rendering)
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