[Tagging] More cycleway=* values needed

Paul Johnson baloo at ursamundi.org
Sun Dec 20 22:33:01 GMT 2009


Steve Bennett wrote:

> On Fri, Dec 18, 2009 at 6:27 AM, Paul Johnson <baloo at ursamundi.org> wrote:
>
>> >    cycleway=curb_delimited
>>
>> I'm against this.  If it's seperated by a curb, that counts as a median,
>> and should be treated as a seperate way.
>>
>>
> IMHO, options are good. If it's separated by a median, that means you're
> justified in mapping it as a whole separate way. But a simple tag to
> indicate that – without all the effort – is a good thing.

Never mind simply tagging it loses spatial detail in the process, and
complicates routing engines (since turns are often restricted or
prohibited from the cycle track across the adjacent road and vice
versa).





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