[talk-au] BYO restaurants

Elizabeth Dodd edodd at billiau.net
Wed Jan 26 19:41:42 GMT 2011


On Wed, 26 Jan 2011 16:19:45 +0000
SomeoneElse <lists at mail.atownsend.org.uk> wrote:

> On 26/01/2011 16:12, David Murn wrote:
> > The only issue I would have, is with the spelling of licence. Steve 
> > suggested licensed but as OSM is traditionally British English, 
> > shouldnt licenced=yes/no be used?
> > taginfo shows licenced=yes has 2 usages where licensed=yes has 9,
> > so its early enough to still rectify the discrepencies.
> >
> >
> 
> In British English licence = noun; license=verb, I believe:
> 
> http://www.future-perfect.co.uk/grammartips/grammar-tip-license-licence.asp
> 
> so "licensed=yes" is correct I think?  In American English it's 
> "license" for both I believe.
> 
> Cheers,
> Andy
> 

We are already using licensed_club because that is exactly how it is in
Au English
http://wiki.openstreetmap.org/wiki/Australian_Tagging_Guidelines#Licensed_Club



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