[OSM-talk] uselessness of brand:wikipedia and brand:wikidata tags (was Re: Bank of India (and other) Wikidata tags)

Mateusz Konieczny matkoniecz at tutanota.com
Wed Apr 17 21:40:04 UTC 2019

Apr 17, 2019, 11:19 PM by andy at pigsonthewing.org.uk:

> On Wed, 17 Apr 2019 at 21:03, Mateusz Konieczny <> matkoniecz at tutanota.com <mailto:matkoniecz at tutanota.com>> > wrote:
>> Though, if we are lucky this mistake was added by an undiscussed
>> automated edit and may be simply reverted.
> I do not consider the loss of potentially-useful data to be "lucky".
I am not aware about even single case where brand:wikipedia
or brand:wikidata is useful.

Note that almost always this tags are added based on name tag.
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