[OSM-talk] Tag naming

Joerg Ostertag openstreetmap at ostertag.name
Mon Apr 17 18:02:56 BST 2006

On Monday 17 April 2006 18:53, Immanuel Scholz wrote:
> Hi,
> > While having a look at
> > http://ostertag/osm/OSM_errors_statistics-ways.html
> http://ostertag.name/osm/OSM_errors_statistics-ways.html
> > I see similar namings with the same meaning.
> >  one_way  13  1  yes(13),
> >  oneway	15  1  yes(15),
> > Do you think there is an easy way how we can get a consensus on how to
> > name the major tags?
> You can rename the one_way to oneway when you see them. JOSM will
> (sometime) implement a better way of choosing common tag names, so I
> suspect the wrong named stuff to fade away over time..

I think as soon as most editors have added more standard tags to there list;
I'll add another searching task into the check_osm.pl to find these and 
generate another bunch of REST-API calls to rename them.


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