[OSM-newbies] Road below a building
r.h.michel+osm at gmail.com
Thu Oct 29 17:36:58 GMT 2009
Le jeudi 29 octobre 2009 à 13:22, Richard Weait a écrit :
> We aren't really discussing the main building in this case are we?
> More like an awning or a car port? How do we generalize this so that
> it applies in a sensible range of use cases? Multi-lane drive-up
> banks and multi-lane gas stations come to mind as well as drive-in
> restaurants. 
And even restaurant over motorways, see this one
which doesn't show very well in OSM either
> I suggest that any tagging on the way should be reduced. With the
> exception perhaps of maxheight. Leave layer for when a motorway passes
> over a carport access road.
Why limit layer usecase to roads?
It seems appropriate for any features laying at different altitude on the
same (horizontal) position.
And the wiki page says that it can be used for area as well, only
landuse-like areas are excluded.
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