[OSM-talk] Soccer or football?

Brent Easton b.easton at exemail.com.au
Tue Aug 7 00:49:58 BST 2007


>Is there any reason why we can't have sport=football (a game played
>with two teams where each team chases a ball according to one of a
>number of rulesets), code=soccer or some such thing? Renderers can
>then have a generic icon that can be overridden at will.


I think the preferred method now is:

  sport=football
  football=australian_rules

This seems far more logical than creating additional tags that not obviously related to the primary tag in question.
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Brent Easton                       
Analyst/Programmer                               
University of Western Sydney                                   
Email: b.easton at uws.edu.au





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