[talk-au] Copying address from business website?
mapping at consebt.de
Thu Jul 25 23:02:49 UTC 2019
Hi, I find it odd that you state source:website but don't proved the
website in the website tag. Why not?
PS: I see the website of the business as the virtual front and consider
the information public as any sign etc on the actual shop. So Yes I do
this also all the time. (Individual POIs, not mass import)
Am 2019-07-22 15:47, schrieb Kim Oldfield:
> Graeme: It's nice to know that I'm not the only one who has done this.
> This particular change caused me to reconsider how appropriate it is
> as it was all sourced from the website so I used source=website which,
> when viewed superficially, appears to contradict guidelines for where
> to source map data.
> Andrew: It is nice to know that this is generally considered OK for
> individual facts.
> Adrian: As part of manually adding these facts I check that the
> address I'm adding is for this physical location, ie at least the
> street adjoins the business being tagged.
> On 22/7/19 3:28 pm, Adrian Hobbs wrote:
>> Might be issues where contact address (e.g. head office) being copied
>> is different to physical location on map.
>> Adrian Hobbs
>> Sent from BlueMail
>> On 22 Jul. 2019, 15:21, at 15:21, Andrew Harvey
>> <andrew.harvey4 at gmail.com> wrote:
>>> This has come up a few times on the mailing lists, and the advise
>>> given is it's okay to source a few facts here and there like the
>>> address or
>>> contact number, but just don't start taking a whole database of
>>> copy that database.
>>> On Mon, 22 Jul 2019 at 13:06, Kim Oldfield
>>> <osm at oldfield.wattle.id.au>
>>>> Is it acceptable to copy a street address (and other contact
>>>> from a business's webpage?
>>>> For example in https://www.openstreetmap.org/changeset/72452124
>>>> changed is easier to see at
>>>> https://osmlab.github.io/osm-deep-history/#/way/705884944 ) I added
>>>> street address as listed on their website.
>>>> If this isn't acceptable, what is an acceptable way of getting an
>>>> address if it is not obvious during a site survey?
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