[OSM-talk] [tagging] Feature Proposal - RFC - (boundary=military)

Russ Nelson nelson at crynwr.com
Fri Oct 16 18:00:01 BST 2009


Liz writes:
 > On Fri, 16 Oct 2009, Russ Nelson wrote:
 > >  > simple example
 > >  > I tagged shop=lawyer
 > >  > On this list someone said that they didn't think that lawyer belonged in
 > > shop > but office=legal.
 > >
 > > I saw that.  Simply because someone else offered a different idea
 > > doesn't make your idea "not good".  If I suggested that it should be
 > > tagged "shop=office" AND "office=legal", would that be a better idea?
 > This comes from a discussion of whether we should
 >  tag and be dammed or 
 > spend all night searching the wiki for an appropriate combination or
 > write a schema covering every possible case before we make an edit.
 > 
 > I don't believe that any one is correct to the exclusion of all others

Ah!  Then you agree with me, because I propose that people tag AND
read/write to the wiki.  Neither being damned nor staying up all
night.

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