[Tagging] convention for multiple maxspeed values

Tobias Knerr osm at tobias-knerr.de
Tue Apr 26 13:17:57 BST 2011


On 2011-04-26 14:06, Richard Welty wrote:
> On 4/26/11 2:11 AM, Per Lindström wrote:
>> maxspeed values without unit is in km/h, and should be entered without
>> suffix.
>> If the speed is in mph the unit should be added. For more information see
>> http://wiki.openstreetmap.org/wiki/Key:maxspeed
> for reference purposes, this changed sometime last summer, so
> Dominik used to be right.

The page was restructured at that point, but explicit tagging of mph
units was already documented back in 2008.

http://wiki.openstreetmap.org/w/index.php?title=Key:maxspeed&oldid=168087

Tobias



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