Modify

Opened 6 years ago

Last modified 5 years ago

#12266 new enhancement

Also JOSM core must demystify Wikidata tags

Reported by: simon04 Owned by: team
Priority: minor Milestone:
Component: Core Version:
Keywords: Cc: pigsonthewing, nyurik

Description

From ticket:9775#comment:3

More info:

If an object already has a Wikidata ID, fetch (via API) and display the Wikidata label (and description?) in the user's preferred language (with fallback to English/ whatever is available?) link to the Wikidata item (e.g. for Q5642705, display "Hall of Memory, Birmingham" and link to https://www.wikidata.org/wiki/Q5642705 )

Also, this should be core (if a user finds a Wikidata ID, it should be explained to them, always).


From ticket:9775#comment:9

Thank you for your efforts; however, this is not fixed; nor is it a plugin issue.

When a user - an ordinary user, with no Wikipedia plugin installed - sees the tag "Wikidata:Q15771334", that is meaningless to them. The request is to fetch the human-friendly text label for that item, in the user's preferred language, and display that alongside the tag, for example as "Wikidata:Q15771334 (Odeon, Kingstanding)".


PS: I personally do not think that we need this implemented right now …

Attachments (0)

Change History (4)

comment:1 Changed 6 years ago by stoecker

Actually I think is a WONTFIX. The plugin solves that issue. Maybe a note in JOSM could tell the user somehow that it would be a good idea to install the plugin (mouseover, ...).

comment:2 Changed 6 years ago by pigsonthewing

If this is not default functionality in core, then the issue for which the ticket from which this was forked is not addressed.

comment:3 in reply to:  1 Changed 6 years ago by Don-vip

Replying to stoecker:

Maybe a note in JOSM could tell the user somehow that it would be a good idea to install the plugin (mouseover, ...).

Sounds very nice. Maybe we could add a new entry in the plugin manifest that would list the tags for which a plugin provides extended functionality. Then when selecting/hovering a tag we could suggest somewhat to install this plugin.

comment:4 Changed 5 years ago by skyper

Cc: nyurik added

Modify Ticket

Change Properties
Set your email in Preferences
Action
as new The owner will remain team.
as The resolution will be set.
to The owner will be changed from team to the specified user.
The owner will change to simon04
as duplicate The resolution will be set to duplicate.The specified ticket will be cross-referenced with this ticket
The owner will be changed from team to anonymous.

Add Comment


E-mail address and name can be saved in the Preferences.

 
Note: See TracTickets for help on using tickets.