[Talk-GB] too many universities in Cambridge

Bryce Nesbitt bryce2 at obviously.com
Mon May 25 00:36:31 UTC 2015

On Sun, May 24, 2015 at 3:31 AM, Lester Caine <lester at lsces.co.uk> wrote:

> On 23/05/15 16:36, David Earl wrote:
> > As I said, I think the upward compatible change for this is to use a tag
> > with the unique ID of whatever operator ....
> While not popular, the addition of identifiers IS now gaining traction,
> especially where the underlying data relates to imports from other
> places.

I am in the camp that strongly supports retaining primary key references on
the OSM side.
It works great, and the occasional problem (for example manual edits
deleting the ref) appear to
be exactly that: occasional.
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