[OSM-talk] Fixing wiki* -> brand:wiki*

Simon Poole simon at poole.ch
Wed Sep 27 11:57:06 UTC 2017



Am 27.09.2017 um 13:30 schrieb Andy Mabbett:
>
> For example, until the UK version went titsup a few years back, there
> were chains of stores in the UK and in Australia, each called
> "Woolworths". Though they had common roots, they were not the same.
>
>
Why would that matter to OSM?

Given that they are already disambiguated by geography?

And that if you are looking for a "Woolworths" in Australia you don't
really care if there is/was a chain of the same name in the UK?

PS: in OSMĀ  such brands tend end up in the name tag in any case

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