[Talk-us] Key:man_made... Outdated language?

Russ Nelson nelson at crynwr.com
Sat Mar 11 23:14:18 UTC 2017


Richard Fairhurst writes:
 > Joshua Houston wrote:
 > > It occurred to me that "man_made" is an outdated term that should be 
 > > phased out from OpenStreetMap language.
 > 
 > FWIW, the lingua franca of OSM tagging is British English: so, colour rather
 > than color, and so on.
 > 
 > man_made is possibly not too different. I can see how it might sound jarring
 > to US ears

Some of us remember that women are humans, too.

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