[OSM-talk] Roadmap for deprecation of name tags in OSM

James james2432 at gmail.com
Sun Aug 9 12:31:57 UTC 2020


and if the solution is to download the data then download wikidata, it's
even more clunky than the name tag itself

On Sun., Aug. 9, 2020, 8:29 a.m. Jeremy Harris, <jgh at wizmail.org> wrote:

> On 09/08/2020 09:25, pangoSE wrote:
> > I suggest we create a roadmap for deprecating of storing and updating
> names in OSM for objects with a Wikidata tag.
>
> > Substantial changes will have to be made:
> > * nominatim will need to support fetching names from wikidata somehow.
> It could probably be done on the fly.
> > * openstreetmap.org will need to fetch from wikidata when displaying
> any object.
> > * rendering the standard map will have to support fetching from wikidata.
>
> How would that work for an offline renderer?
> Not everyone has, or wants to have, their phone connected 24/7.
> --
> Cheers,
>   Jeremy
>
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