[Talk-in] Naming in Hindi / Punjabi

H.S.Rai hardeep.rai at gmail.com
Fri Dec 11 02:14:05 GMT 2009


On Fri, Dec 11, 2009 at 7:31 AM, Pradeep B V <pradeepbv at gmail.com> wrote:
>> At moment name has been entered in Hindi and English for one tag, for
>> many features, like:
>> name: Hindi name (English Name)
>> I feel that is not the right approach.
>
> I disagree. This is very helpful as it helps both english literate and
> vernacular literate to read the maps simultaneously. Yes it clutters the map
<snip>
> The multi language tagging surely helps. Unless we have multiple
> language renderer's this will not be helpful.
> The right question to be asked is should we have one renderer per language
> if yes then how do we implement it?

Please see:

http://lists.openstreetmap.org/pipermail/talk-in/2009-December/000951.html

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H.S.Rai




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