[Tagging] RFC: remove alphanumeric code visible in infoboxes at OSM Wiki linking to Wikidata

Mateusz Konieczny matkoniecz at tutanota.com
Tue Jan 19 13:44:09 UTC 2021

Jan 19, 2021, 14:17 by andy at pigsonthewing.org.uk:

> On Tue, 19 Jan 2021 at 08:35, Mateusz Konieczny via Tagging
> <tagging at openstreetmap.org> wrote:
>> https://wiki.openstreetmap.org/wiki/Proposed_features/remove_link_to_Wikidata_from_infoboxes
> After a cursory reading, I've already removed one false claim. It's
> false for reasons that have been explained to you previously.
Why it would be false? 

I reverted your edit and added clarification and fixed typo.

More info would be useful if you want to discuss it.

As mentioned you are welcomed to edit
to list anything that in my opinion I missed.

> And now you're canvassing
Well yes. The whole point of RFC on proposal is to widely discuss proposal.  

> , with partisan claims.
If there is something wrong with any claim being specific would help.

>> Preemptive explanation:
>> It has no impact on wikidata=*
>> It has no impact on data items, including P12 property.
>>  It will be still possible to add and use Wikidata links stored in data items
>> It has no impact on anything mapped
> And these are straw men arguments.
Nothing quoted here is an argument, arguments are in

That part is an explanation and clarification for people less aware about
differences between wikidata tag, wikidata parameter in template and
wikidata property in data items etc.
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