[OSRM-talk] Avoid highways

Jack Burke burkejf3 at gmail.com
Fri Jan 22 15:15:36 UTC 2016

I would like to mention that the desired option is probably "avoid freeways" (U.S. English; motorways in the U.K.) since there are too many highways in existence to avoid. Google names the setting incorrectly.


On January 21, 2016 10:51:10 AM EST, Daniel Patterson <daniel at mapbox.com> wrote:
>Hi Lorenzo,
>Currently, that would require a separate "profile"; a completely
>separate database with the road network processed differently.  Our
>demo server only has the capacity to run one profile, and it takes many
>hours to generate a new one.
>  There is a long-standing ticket here:
>that talks about modifying the weighting algorithm so that we can
>maintain correct time estimates, but modify weighting so that certain
>road types are avoided.  The reason this hasn't been implemented is
>that it will probably require additional memory, and we are very
>hesitant to increase that.
>> On Jan 21, 2016, at 6:43 AM, lorenzo <lorenzo at helloriders.es> wrote:
>> Hi Everybody,
>> Is it possible with OSRM to create an option which permits to avoid
>highways once we have generated the main route?
>> Like in google maps in which we have a check-box.
>> Thanks in advance and best regards,
>> Lorenzo Bonora  
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