[OSM-talk] [HOT] Nametagging: Local script versus "international" latin script (for Libya)

Jean-Marc Liotier jm at liotier.org
Mon Feb 28 12:30:44 GMT 2011


Steve Doerr wrote:
> In my opinion, the int_name can usefully be used for the direct 
> romanization of the Arabic name, as it now (as of yesterday) is for 
> Tripoli, i.e. Tarābulus (previously, it said 'Tripoli'). 

Looks like we posted the same thing at the same time... And you beat me 
to it... Anyway, this looks like the beginning of a consensus. If that 
holds, I'll edit the wiki to mention "romanized version of the local 
name" as the definition of the int_name tag.




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