Opened 5 years ago

Closed 5 years ago

Last modified 5 years ago

#15269 closed enhancement (fixed)

Complain about bare tourism=attraction

Reported by: mkoniecz Owned by: team
Priority: normal Milestone: 17.11
Component: Core validator Version:
Keywords: template_report tourism Cc:

Description (last modified by Klumbumbus)

What steps will reproduce the problem?

  1. Create osmwiki:Tag:tourism=attraction node
  2. select it
  3. run validator
  4. add name tag to the node
  5. select it
  6. run validator

What is the expected result?

In steps 3 and 6 validator will complain about lack of any tags beyond tourism=attraction and name tags.

What happens instead?

Nothing reported.

Please provide any additional information below. Attach a screenshot if possible.

Such objects are frequently added by MAPS.ME. detects such mistakes is an example of a problematic object

Repository:UUID: 0c6e7542-c601-0410-84e7-c038aed88b3b
Last:Changed Date: 2017-09-04 00:29:05 +0200 (Mon, 04 Sep 2017)
Build-Date:2017-09-03 22:31:22
Relative:URL: ^/trunk

Identification: JOSM/1.5 (12717 en) Linux Ubuntu 16.04.3 LTS
Memory Usage: 292 MB / 871 MB (61 MB allocated, but free)
Java version: 1.8.0_144-b01, Oracle Corporation, Java HotSpot(TM) 64-Bit Server VM
Screen: :0.0 1920x1080
Maximum Screen Size: 1920x1080

+ OpeningHoursEditor (33185)
+ buildings_tools (33004)
+ lakewalker (33161)

Map paint styles:
+ ${HOME}/Documents/install_moje/josm_style_sidewalks/Styles_Sidewalks-style.mapcss

Validator rules:
+ ${HOME}/Documents/install_moje/josm_validator/josm.validator.mapcss

Last errors/warnings:
- W: Read timed out
- E: Read timed out
- W:$BugReportSenderException: Read timed out. Cause: Read timed out

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Change History (15)

comment:1 Changed 5 years ago by mkoniecz

Summary: Complain about bare tourims=attractionComplain about bare tourism=attraction

comment:2 Changed 5 years ago by mkoniecz

Description: modified (diff)

comment:3 Changed 5 years ago by mkoniecz

comment:4 Changed 5 years ago by Klumbumbus

Description: modified (diff)

comment:5 Changed 5 years ago by Klumbumbus

I don't understand whats wrong with tourism=attraction + name=*

There is no other mandatory "subkey". See also

comment:6 Changed 5 years ago by mkoniecz

The problem is that it is never complete and frequently indicates duplicated object. There is always something that is tourism attraction - tree, castle, stream, cave, statue, locomotive etc.

And very often and iD users add tourism=attraction that duplicate existing objects.

It is quite similar to #9593, though here I suggest to not maintain some list of keys but accept any tag (as many different things may become a tourism attraction).

For example fixed tourism=attraction tagged as a separate node rather than on a PoW, before spring and tourism=attraction was on separate nodes, before tourism=attraction and building was tagged as separate objects, before tourism=attraction was used instead of specifying what is the tourism attraction, before it was not tagged what is a tourism attraction etc

comment:7 Changed 5 years ago by mkoniecz

See also "This tag is often used in addition with other tags (like historic=*) to express that the place is interesting for tourists." at

comment:8 Changed 5 years ago by mkoniecz

I added at wiki "For example tourism=attraction + name=Waterfall "Foobar" is not enough, such object should be tagged rather with waterway=waterfall + tourism=attraction + name=Foobar." to better describe the problem.

comment:9 Changed 5 years ago by Don-vip

I found values where it could be difficult to add something else. Example, spots in big zoos/natural parks (lions, monkeys, etc.), places in big museums, attraction parks. But I also found some occurrences where the check would be useful. So maybe at info level, not warning.

comment:10 Changed 5 years ago by Don-vip

Keywords: tourism added

comment:11 Changed 5 years ago by mkoniecz

spots in big zoos/natural parks (lions, monkeys, etc.) has proposed tagging (" tourism=attraction, attraction=animal, name=African Elephant")

comment:12 Changed 5 years ago by Don-vip

Ah I didn't see the attraction key, there are also values for attraction parks & co. I change my mind: +1 for a warning.

comment:13 Changed 5 years ago by Klumbumbus

Milestone: 17.11

comment:14 Changed 5 years ago by Klumbumbus

Resolution: fixed
Status: newclosed

In 13086/josm:

fix #15269 - Warn about bare tourism=attraction

comment:15 Changed 5 years ago by mkoniecz


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