[Tagging] Use of old_name (was Re: Mapping deforestation)

Martin Koppenhoefer dieterdreist at gmail.com
Tue Mar 12 21:57:28 UTC 2019

sent from a phone

> On 12. Mar 2019, at 16:15, Phake Nick <c933103 at gmail.com> wrote:
> It would probably be more appropriate to use lifecycle prefix if a shop have beeb replaced by another shop. For example name=KFC+was:name=McDonald's

this is really not a suitable information for osm. We are interested in the current state. You might find the former situation if you look at old data.
Cheers, Martin 

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