[OSM-dev] Idea about ways / meta-ways

Raphaël Jacquot sxpert at sxpert.org
Tue Nov 28 08:13:23 GMT 2006

bvh wrote:
> Why do you like this idea a lot? Which problems will this new setup
> solve that we can't solve with the current data model? Be specific
> please.
> I hold the position that clients should be smarter about how they
> handle ways formed with (possibly) disconnected segments as an
> alternative.
> cu bart
smart is not necessarily desireable in all situations...
low power low frequency devices are not necessarily at the liberty of 
handling these things in a properly fast fashion.
guess some advanced algorithms could be used to slice up things in a 
sensible manner...

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