[Talk-GB] Whether to tag/best tag for an unofficial name?

Warin 61sundowner at gmail.com
Sun Jun 4 22:07:52 UTC 2017


On 05-Jun-17 02:43 AM, Adam Snape wrote:
> Yep, the name tag is only for the name. Any other details should be  a 
> tagged separately.
>  It might be worth contacting the user as he is a prolific editor and 
> continues to use the name tag for descriptions egs. 
> https://www.openstreetmap.org/way/498029973 and 
> https://www.openstreetmap.org/way/24597207
>

Why are people so reluctant to contact another mapper?

I would have thought that a contact through the changeset comments would 
have been a first way of raising the issue, rather than through this list?

My personal methods are to first contact the mapper and ask/suggest.
Where I am not certain as to a 'best' method of doing something .. then 
I contact the list as that gets more ideas from a number of people.





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