[Talk-GB] Edits in Wales

Miguel Sevilla-Callejo msevilla00 at gmail.com
Mon Aug 14 13:47:04 UTC 2017

I do not agree your change of the Wiki. You should ask before to do it.

At least you could add a link to this thread or something like "this issue
is under discussion".


🌍 Miguel Sevilla-Callejo
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El 14/8/2017 14:30, "Richard Fairhurst" <richard at systemed.net> escribió:

> I've fixed the wiki to reflect Chris's comments, given that he's a resident
> of Wales and has a long pedigree in creating the Welsh-language rendering
> so
> is better qualified than the rest of us to pronounce on this.[1] The much
> shorter text should hopefully also be easier for new mappers to follow.
> Marc Gemis wrote:
> > my conclusion: please do not map in the UK.
> Absolutely not - everyone is and should be welcome. But it's generally good
> practice in OSM, whatever the country, to "be liberal in what you add,
> conservative in what you change". If you find yourself changing vast
> swathes
> of existing data, you should generally ask yourself why it was as it was.
> Sometimes there's a good reason, but that reason is usually TIGER!
> Richard
> [1] though I'm not going to completely absent myself from this given that I
> partly have a degree in this stuff, as part of which I was fortunate enough
> to be taught by people who know more about Brittonic placenames than pretty
> much anyone ;)
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