[Tagging] Feature Proposal - RFC - Tag:shop=rice for rice shops

Jmapb jmapb at gmx.com
Sun Jan 10 16:52:00 UTC 2021

On 1/10/2021 11:42 AM, Stefan Tauner wrote:
> On Sun, 10 Jan 2021 11:25:59 -0500
> Jmapb <jmapb at gmx.com> wrote:
>> I'm in agreement with Stefanct on the comments page -- shop=food +
>> food=rice is better. Not because a rice shop isn't a distinct or
>> cultural important concept -- I fully believe that it is -- but because
>> there's a value to being able to query the database for food shops
>> without having to specify an ever-growing list of every possible food item.
> This is *not* what I have written there, rather the opposite - that I
> think that OSM's history of using various shop=* values for the
> different kinds of food shops warrant the addition of another value for
> rice shops. I could not argue why we would decline such a usage when we
> already have values for bakeries, butchers, cheese, chocolate and
> dairy. (I *do* think that the decisions in the past were wrong but
> that's literally history now ;)

Mea culpa -- I didn't read your comment correctly.

Correction -- I'm in *disagreement* with Stefan! ;)

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