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Sat Aug 28 06:23:28 BST 2010
On Fri, Aug 27, 2010 at 10:56 AM, M∡rtin Koppenhoefer
<dieterdreist at gmail.com> wrote:
> if there is no footway, it shouldn't be tagged as such.
Agreed. But what is a footway? The dictionary says it's "a narrow
way or path for pedestrians". I don't see anything about grass being
But then, "footway" is not a term I'm all that familiar with.
> You might tag it highway=noway foot=yes surface =grass
Noway is a term I'm even less familiar with. :)
I guess according to the OSM definitions, it should be highway=path
("A route open to the public which is not intended for motor vehicles
with four or more wheels.") But then, I think highway=path and
highway=footway tend to get interchanged a lot.
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