[Tagging] Tagging highway=cycleway without explicit knowledge of the law?

Liz edodd at billiau.net
Sat Dec 12 04:49:06 GMT 2009

On Sat, 12 Dec 2009, Roy Wallace wrote:
> > the cycleway tag means that you can cycle along without
> > having to get off and port your bicycle over a fence
> But Liz, this definition isn't on the wiki. Have you documented your
> definition *somewhere*? How am I supposed to know that you mean this
> when you use highway=cycleway?
> If you mean to say that you think "the cycleway tag SHOULD mean ...",
> then that is another issue altogether.

i don't rush into editing in the wiki
so i haven't documented this
its a practical definition
if i was going to put it on the wiki I'd insist it was a road or race bike 
that i could ride along there without dismount - no bunnyhopping kerbs or 
similar tricks

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