[talk-au] tagging the source of edits

Andrew Harvey andrew.harvey4 at gmail.com
Thu Jul 29 04:32:50 BST 2010


On Thu, Jul 29, 2010 at 10:21 AM, Ben Last <ben.last at nearmap.com> wrote:
> Interesting point, but the OSM wiki doesn't have much useful to say on the
> use of the attribution tag, and does make it clear that the source tag
> should record the source of derivation, so using source covers both cases
> neatly.  I suspect that, as with so many OSM tags, the intentions of the
> originators of the tag have been superseded by common usage :)

Wouldn't it be much simpler to define source:nearmap as implying
attribution:nearmap, as opposed to using both tags.



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