[OSM-talk] Edit war on the wiki "map features"

Matt White mattwhite at iinet.net.au
Mon Dec 1 11:19:32 GMT 2008


Douglas Furlong wrote:
> 2008/12/1 Matt White <mattwhite at iinet.net.au 
> <mailto:mattwhite at iinet.net.au>>
>
>     Richard Fairhurst wrote:
>     > Robert Vollmert wrote:
>     >
>     >> I do wonder why people are always jumping on the corner cases to
>     >> discredit smoothness=*.
>     >>
>     >
>     > It's not about corner cases. It's about usability. Remembering what
>     > very_horrible means, or absolutely_smashing, or
>     > aaaahhr_you're_my_best_mate_I_feckin_love_you_I_do, is just
>     impossible. It's
>     > like tracktype all over again, just with silly names.
>     >
>     Maybe "arsecomfort" would be better than smoothness... you drive down
>     the road, and once you reach the end, you can easily determine if 
> your
>     backside falls into the "lovely", "a bit sore", "bruised", 
> "haemmoroid
>     hell" or "my coccyx is coming out my nose"
>
>     Works well for all types of seated vehicles...
>
>
> Unfortunately, that would then depend on the quality of seat that one 
> is placing the arse upon :)
Now you're just being picky... :-)

Matt




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