[Talk-us] USPS Post Boxes

Paul Johnson baloo at ursamundi.org
Sat Sep 8 00:23:43 UTC 2018


On Fri, Sep 7, 2018 at 7:12 PM Jmapb <jmapb at gmx.com> wrote:

> On 9/6/2018 6:44 PM, Leif Rasmussen wrote:
>
> > First, for keeping the tagging style as consistent as possible, each
> > post box will be given the tag "operator:wikidata"="Q668687".  This
> > way, even if the operator=* tags are changed later on, all post boxes
> > will still be consistent and easy to querry.
>
> Earlier I wrote in favor of keeping operator=USPS. Just to add, I don't
> see any problem with adding this operator:wikidata tag, but there's no
> reason to expect anyone else will be adding it to newly mapped mailboxes
> going forward, right? I mean, "United States Postal Service" may be a
> chore to type, but nothing compared to typing "operator:wikidata=Q668687".


 Granted, there could be a bot that scans for and automatically updates
this.  But there could just as easily be a bot that correctly expands
things as well,
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