[Tagging] Tagging Digest, Vol 124, Issue 109 no 5 disused=:
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5. Re: building=disused (Paul Allen)
Date: Thu, 16 Jan 2020 15:48:15 +0000
From: Paul Allen <pla16021 at gmail.com>
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Subject: Re: [Tagging] building=disused
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On Thu, 16 Jan 2020 at 14:55, Mateusz Konieczny <matkoniecz at tutanota.com>
> 16 Jan 2020, 02:22 by 61sundowner at gmail.com:
> If the 'standard map' starts rendering 'disused=yes' the same way as
> 'disused:*=*' (presently not rendered) then what?
> Then standard map style will be fixed to
> remove this bug.
I took Warin's question to mean what would happen if standard carto
deliberately chose to handle disused=yes the same way as
disused:*=*. Therefore not a bug to be fixed, but an intentional
permanent change to behaviour.
If that happened, I would stop marking physical objects as disused. The
fact that a physical object exists, and is therefore rendered, is far more
important than whether it is in use or not. I suspect many mappers would
do the same. I'd add a note saying that it's disused, so might many other
mappers. But notes are free-form, so they may use words other than
"disused." That would make it harder to craft reliable queries to find or
ignore disused objects of a particular type.
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