[OSM-talk] Links from wiki* back into OSM

Andy Mabbett andy at pigsonthewing.org.uk
Thu Sep 28 10:33:25 UTC 2017


On 28 September 2017 at 11:23, Andy Townsend <ajt1047 at gmail.com> wrote:
> On 28/09/2017 11:13, Andy Mabbett wrote:
>>
>> On 28 September 2017 at 09:53, Andy Townsend <ajt1047 at gmail.com> wrote:
>>
>>> "objects named after Leuven"
>>> I'd have thought that this sort of "extra non-geographical information"
>>> was
>>> better held outside of OSM, and then link back into OSM via e.g.
>>> https://taginfo.openstreetmap.org/tags/wikidata=Q118958 or even
>>> https://taginfo.openstreetmap.org/tags/wikipedia=nl%3ALeuven
>>
>> Objects named after Leuven MUST NOT be tagged "wikidata=Q118958", nor
>> "wikipedia=:Leuven"
>>
> Indeed, and I'm not suggesting that they should be.  Please read what I said
> (at least once before posting).

Please dial down the snark. I read what you wrote, more than once,
because it was not clear what you meant; but on re-reading that was
indeed what you seemed to suggest.

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Andy Mabbett
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