[Tagging] remove “rendering” from proposal template

Brian M. Sperlongano zelonewolf at gmail.com
Thu Apr 22 13:57:03 UTC 2021

I 100% agree with this suggestion.  Proposals should discuss tagging and
modeling while rendering decisions belong to the various renderers.  While
proposals should consider the impact on rendering (especially when
modifying tags that render today), it seems that authors are interpreting
this section as a place to invent new Carto style features.

On Thu, Apr 22, 2021, 9:42 AM Martin Koppenhoefer <dieterdreist at gmail.com>

> The proposal template adds a Rendering section, but it doesn’t make sense.
> There is some point of having such a section for tag definition pages (in
> case there is a representation on the “standard” map(s?)), but for a
> proposal I believe this only creates false expectations. Tag proposals are
> about the way we describe the world, if and when the tags will have an
> effect for a map rendering is a completely different question, one that is
> not influenced by tagging proposals.
> Let’s remove “Rendering” from the template.
> Cheers Martin
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