[Tagging] Feature Proposal - Voting - Military Bases

Graeme Fitzpatrick graemefitz1 at gmail.com
Sun Jan 17 23:40:33 UTC 2021

On Sun, 17 Jan 2021 at 20:59, Mateusz Konieczny via Tagging <
tagging at openstreetmap.org> wrote:

> Jan 17, 2021, 11:50 by steveaOSM at softworkers.com:
> FWIW, I support this. I get annoyed by “red-linked” users I can’t look up
> or contact — that’s not very OSM-like. While I deeply respect privacy (and
> demand it in certain circumstances) as a basic human right, “Open” is our
> first name. Votes should have some sense of “secrecy,” but in an open
> project, that’s a ticklish / difficult thing to achieve the right balance
> of to please everybody.
> I have no problem with anonymous accounts - but I want voters to have
> accounts linked
> to OSM mapper accounts.

Which, if created as an anonymous word eg Fizzie :-), are still private!

(& as I said ^, that same name should also be used on mailing lists)

What abut adding to vote template
> https://wiki.openstreetmap.org/wiki/Proposal_process#Voting
> "Please use wiki account with the same name as acount used for mapping.
> If for some reason this is impossible, please add link at your user pages
> at OSM Wiki and in your user profile at openstreetmap.org that mentions
> accounts which you operate,"
> ?
> Or something similar?

Yes, that may work


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