[OSM-talk] [OHM] Should we map former endonyms?

Martin Koppenhoefer dieterdreist at gmail.com
Thu Mar 20 13:24:04 UTC 2014



> Am 20/mar/2014 um 13:51 schrieb Andrew Gray <andrew.gray at dunelm.org.uk>:
> 
> Properties can have modifiers such as date, labels can't. So there's a
> bit of a challenge here - we would be able to construct a field that
> says "historic name : Warschau (date:1939-45)", but this would be
> shown as a historic name in Polish, German, English, Chinese...


maybe that's not a problem as this was indeed the official name in that time? 

cheers,
Martin 


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