[Tagging] power=tower enhancement

Martin Koppenhoefer dieterdreist at gmail.com
Tue Dec 13 14:14:15 GMT 2011

2011/12/13 Erik Johansson <erjohan at gmail.com>:
> On Mon, Dec 12, 2011 at 21:12, Nick Austin <nick.w.austin at gmail.com> wrote:
>> 3) Where three cables meet one of two of them may come up a riser and
>> it's impossible to tell which is the supply cable and which is leading
>> to a destination.
>> 4) When underground cables fail they are often abandoned and left in
>> place. The ends of the cable are disconnected at the top of each
>> riser.

> I would really like you to expand on why adding
> "riser=power_line;tele_communication"  would make things difficult to
> map. Though I think it might be hard to visualize making accidental
> deletions a worry.


I'd suggest to use
power:riser=yes instead of riser=power (to remain compatible if we
should decide to map telco lines as well in the future, so we could
use telecommunication:riser for those).


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