[Tagging] Feature Proposal - RFC - (Phone)

Warin 61sundowner at gmail.com
Tue Oct 8 23:39:25 UTC 2019


On 07/10/19 21:00, Valor Naram wrote:
> > One problem with enforcing a single tag by mappers or preprocessing
> > data before putting it in the database is that if there are subtle 
> distinctions they are
> > forever lost.
>
> Sven gave us a list of tags which have exact meaning. So no 
> distinctions. No differences, just another names.
>
> e.g. `phone` is the same like `contact:phone`. You could just find one 
> difference: The name. And to have just the names different is a bad 
> thing. In such cases we can make life a lot easier by just using one 
> tag AND NOT two tags for the same purpose!
>

Unfortunately there will always be rebels and errors.
Making the wiki only have one tag for it is fine, that should reduce the 
number of preprocessing replacements but not eliminate it for quite some 
time.



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