<div dir="ltr">It's true, but OSM wiki, the tool people like me who tries to learn how to do something uses says that: <a href="https://wiki.openstreetmap.org/wiki/Semi-colon_value_separator#When_NOT_to_use">https://wiki.openstreetmap.org/wiki/Semi-colon_value_separator#When_NOT_to_use</a>. <div>Change the wiki please if it is not.<div><br></div><div>Wiki explains</div><div><br></div><div>"<span style="color:rgb(37,37,37);font-family:sans-serif;font-size:14px">In general</span><span style="color:rgb(37,37,37);font-family:sans-serif;font-size:14px"> </span><b style="color:rgb(37,37,37);font-family:sans-serif;font-size:14px">avoid ';' separated values whenever possible</b><span style="color:rgb(37,37,37);font-family:sans-serif;font-size:14px">. Don't use them in your mapping, and don't propose them on the wiki if there are better ways of representing things. This is because use of semi-colons as value separators is contrary to the aim of</span><span style="color:rgb(37,37,37);font-family:sans-serif;font-size:14px"> </span><b style="color:rgb(37,37,37);font-family:sans-serif;font-size:14px">keeping it simple</b><span style="color:rgb(37,37,37);font-family:sans-serif;font-size:14px"> </span><span style="color:rgb(37,37,37);font-family:sans-serif;font-size:14px">both for data</span><span style="color:rgb(37,37,37);font-family:sans-serif;font-size:14px"> </span><i style="color:rgb(37,37,37);font-family:sans-serif;font-size:14px">contributors</i><span style="color:rgb(37,37,37);font-family:sans-serif;font-size:14px"> </span><span style="color:rgb(37,37,37);font-family:sans-serif;font-size:14px">(mappers) and data</span><span style="color:rgb(37,37,37);font-family:sans-serif;font-size:14px"> </span><i style="color:rgb(37,37,37);font-family:sans-serif;font-size:14px">users</i><span style="color:rgb(37,37,37);font-family:sans-serif;font-size:14px">. For the sake of new contributors and anyone trying to</span><span style="color:rgb(37,37,37);font-family:sans-serif;font-size:14px"> </span><i style="color:rgb(37,37,37);font-family:sans-serif;font-size:14px">use</i><span style="color:rgb(37,37,37);font-family:sans-serif;font-size:14px"> </span><span style="color:rgb(37,37,37);font-family:sans-serif;font-size:14px">the data (people building software for rendering, searching, "find my nearest cafe" mobile apps, etc) we should minimise use of values with special characters.</span><p style="margin:0.5em 0px;line-height:inherit;color:rgb(37,37,37);font-family:sans-serif;font-size:14px">It is particularly important to (wherever reasonably possible) avoid ';' separated values in more important "top-level" tags. That is, tags which define what an element is." Is not Destination value also so important?</p><p style="margin:0.5em 0px;line-height:inherit;color:rgb(37,37,37);font-family:sans-serif;font-size:14px"><br></p><p style="margin:0.5em 0px;line-height:inherit;color:rgb(37,37,37);font-family:sans-serif;font-size:14px">Also there's some software who...does not support semicolon:</p><p style="margin:0.5em 0px;line-height:inherit;color:rgb(37,37,37);font-family:sans-serif;font-size:14px"><br></p><p style="margin:0.5em 0px;line-height:inherit;color:rgb(37,37,37);font-family:sans-serif;font-size:14px">"<a href="https://wiki.openstreetmap.org/w/index.php?title=Mapbox_Streets&action=edit&redlink=1" class="gmail-new" title="Mapbox Streets (page does not exist)" style="background-color:initial;text-decoration:none;color:rgb(165,88,88);background-image:none;background-position:initial;background-size:initial;background-repeat:initial;background-origin:initial;background-clip:initial">Mapbox Streets</a> replaces <code style="font-family:monospace,courier;color:black;background-color:rgb(249,249,249);border:1px solid rgb(221,221,221);border-radius:2px;padding:1px 4px">;</code> with a spaced em dash (<code style="font-family:monospace,courier;color:black;background-color:rgb(249,249,249);border:1px solid rgb(221,221,221);border-radius:2px;padding:1px 4px"> — </code>) in any <tt dir="ltr" style="font-family:monospace,courier;font-size:16.1px;background-image:initial;background-position:initial;background-size:initial;background-repeat:initial;background-origin:initial;background-clip:initial;background-color:rgb(238,238,255);white-space:nowrap"><a href="https://wiki.openstreetmap.org/wiki/Key:name" title="Key:name" style="text-decoration:none;color:rgb(11,0,128);background-image:none;background-position:initial;background-size:initial;background-repeat:initial;background-origin:initial;background-clip:initial;background-color:initial">name</a>=*</tt> or <tt dir="ltr" style="font-family:monospace,courier;font-size:16.1px;background-image:initial;background-position:initial;background-size:initial;background-repeat:initial;background-origin:initial;background-clip:initial;background-color:rgb(238,238,255);white-space:nowrap"><a href="https://wiki.openstreetmap.org/wiki/Key:name" title="Key:name" style="text-decoration:none;color:rgb(11,0,128);background-image:none;background-position:initial;background-size:initial;background-repeat:initial;background-origin:initial;background-clip:initial;background-color:initial">name:*</a>=*</tt> tag. For primary keys such as <tt dir="ltr" style="font-family:monospace,courier;font-size:16.1px;background-image:initial;background-position:initial;background-size:initial;background-repeat:initial;background-origin:initial;background-clip:initial;background-color:rgb(238,238,255);white-space:nowrap"><a href="https://wiki.openstreetmap.org/wiki/Key:amenity" title="Key:amenity" style="text-decoration:none;color:rgb(11,0,128);background-image:none;background-position:initial;background-size:initial;background-repeat:initial;background-origin:initial;background-clip:initial;background-color:initial">amenity</a>=*</tt> or <tt dir="ltr" style="font-family:monospace,courier;font-size:16.1px;background-image:initial;background-position:initial;background-size:initial;background-repeat:initial;background-origin:initial;background-clip:initial;background-color:rgb(238,238,255);white-space:nowrap"><a href="https://wiki.openstreetmap.org/wiki/Key:shop" title="Key:shop" style="text-decoration:none;color:rgb(11,0,128);background-image:none;background-position:initial;background-size:initial;background-repeat:initial;background-origin:initial;background-clip:initial;background-color:initial">shop</a>=*</tt>, it considers only the portion up to the first semicolon and drops the rest."</p><p style="margin:0.5em 0px;line-height:inherit;color:rgb(37,37,37);font-family:sans-serif;font-size:14px"> I think dropping data is not a good way of working with OSM :( </p><p style="margin:0.5em 0px;line-height:inherit;color:rgb(37,37,37);font-family:sans-serif;font-size:14px"><br></p><p style="margin:0.5em 0px;line-height:inherit;color:rgb(37,37,37);font-family:sans-serif;font-size:14px">Taginfo says also there's some destination:x in Germany. For example <a href="http://taginfo.openstreetmap.org/keys/destination%3A1">http://taginfo.openstreetmap.org/keys/destination%3A1</a></p><p style="margin:0.5em 0px;line-height:inherit;color:rgb(37,37,37);font-family:sans-serif;font-size:14px"><a href="http://taginfo.openstreetmap.org/keys/destination%3A2">http://taginfo.openstreetmap.org/keys/destination%3A2</a><br></p><p style="margin:0.5em 0px;line-height:inherit;color:rgb(37,37,37);font-family:sans-serif;font-size:14px"><a href="http://taginfo.openstreetmap.org/keys/destination%3A3">http://taginfo.openstreetmap.org/keys/destination%3A3</a><br></p><p style="margin:0.5em 0px;line-height:inherit;color:rgb(37,37,37);font-family:sans-serif;font-size:14px">and so on...</p><p style="margin:0.5em 0px;line-height:inherit;color:rgb(37,37,37);font-family:sans-serif;font-size:14px">Also if you see the list in taginfo about destination values you will see only two in top20 list (well ,one is with comma so also there's some problems of standarization)  from the most tagged values: <a href="http://taginfo.openstreetmap.org/keys/destination#values">http://taginfo.openstreetmap.org/keys/destination#values</a> </p><p style="margin:0.5em 0px;line-height:inherit;color:rgb(37,37,37);font-family:sans-serif;font-size:14px">And if you search top100 list there are only 12 values with semicolon , 2 with comma . All these values together are only 1792 tagged values...from 71665 total values.</p><p style="margin:0.5em 0px;line-height:inherit;color:rgb(37,37,37);font-family:sans-serif;font-size:14px"><br></p><p style="margin:0.5em 0px;line-height:inherit;color:rgb(37,37,37);font-family:sans-serif;font-size:14px">I think one tag one value it is the best standard for traffic signs also to make it easier for the begginners and newbies.</p><p style="margin:0.5em 0px;line-height:inherit;color:rgb(37,37,37);font-family:sans-serif;font-size:14px"><br></p><p style="margin:0.5em 0px;line-height:inherit;color:rgb(37,37,37);font-family:sans-serif;font-size:14px">Cheers (Salut i senyals)</p><p style="margin:0.5em 0px;line-height:inherit;color:rgb(37,37,37);font-family:sans-serif;font-size:14px">yopaseopor</p><p style="margin:0.5em 0px;line-height:inherit;color:rgb(37,37,37);font-family:sans-serif;font-size:14px"><br></p><p style="margin:0.5em 0px;line-height:inherit;color:rgb(37,37,37);font-family:sans-serif;font-size:14px"><br></p><p style="margin:0.5em 0px;line-height:inherit;color:rgb(37,37,37);font-family:sans-serif;font-size:14px"><br></p><p style="margin:0.5em 0px;line-height:inherit;color:rgb(37,37,37);font-family:sans-serif;font-size:14px"><br></p><p style="margin:0.5em 0px;line-height:inherit;color:rgb(37,37,37);font-family:sans-serif;font-size:14px"><br></p><p style="margin:0.5em 0px;line-height:inherit;color:rgb(37,37,37);font-family:sans-serif;font-size:14px"><br></p><p style="margin:0.5em 0px;line-height:inherit;color:rgb(37,37,37);font-family:sans-serif;font-size:14px"><br></p></div></div></div>