[OSM-talk] SteveC should decide

Nigel Magnay nigel.magnay at gmail.com
Tue Oct 6 09:28:31 BST 2009


> Wikipedia is not a bureaucracy, but you can't start writing nonsense or
> material that is not "encyclopedia type" texts. For example you can't
> start writing manuals there, you will be kicked out right away.
>

That's *exactly the same* problem though.

Who decides what is "encyclopedic" or "nonsense"? Not everyone will
agree - hence the existence of Deletionpedia.

Tags clearly need namespaces. It's the only way this is going to work,
keep everyone happy, and stand a chance of producing some kind of
consistent data.




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