[Tagging] Shoulder and traffic indicator tags

Dave F. davefox at madasafish.com
Thu Aug 19 14:06:57 BST 2010


  On 18/08/2010 23:39, Paul Johnson wrote:
> On Mon, 09 Aug 2010 08:40:13 -0400, Nathan Edgars II wrote:
>
>> On Mon, Aug 9, 2010 at 8:29 AM, Anthony
>> <osm at inbox.org>  wrote:
>>> On Sun, Aug 8, 2010 at 3:40 PM, Paul Johnson
>>> <baloo at ursamundi.org>  wrote:
>>>> The way I've been handling this is to stretch the limits of the
>>>> bicycle=destination tag; if it's more major than residential, open to
>>>> bicycles, but lacks shoulders and has narrow lanes or on-street
>>>> parking, then I tag it bicycle=destination (unless it qualifies for
>>>> cycleway=lane).
>>> Please don't do that.
>> Agreed. *=destination means local traffic only; I've removed the tag.
> it's also extremely poor form to revert work
> done by people who actually know the area,

It's also "poor form" to mis-use tags & therefore corrupt the map.

There appears to be clear consensus here that your using  *=destination 
incorrectly. Please stop doing that & revert any edits you've made.

Dave F.



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