[Tagging] Feature Proposal - RFC - entrance/door

Andreas Balzer email at andreas-balzer.de
Thu Nov 17 13:14:02 GMT 2011


Hello Josh,Thank you very much. I tried to include your comments in the proposal. Can you please have a look at it whether I included your comments correctly? Thanks,Andreas
 > From: josh at joshdoe.com
> Date: Thu, 17 Nov 2011 07:50:28 -0500
> To: tagging at openstreetmap.org
> Subject: Re: [Tagging] Feature Proposal - RFC - entrance/door
> 
> I think this is a pretty good proposal. I've never heard of "wing" as
> a type of door, I'm more familiar with the term "hinged", which is how
> Wikipedia also refers to them:
> http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Door#Types_of_mechanism
> 
> I'd also suggest making the default type hinged, and adding:
> entrance:door:type=revolving (by default this is wheelchair=no)
> entrance:door:type=overhead (aka up-and-over, like a garage door)
> 
> Also leaves seems to be in more common use than wings, so change:
> entrance:door:wings to entrance:door:leaves
> 
> Though a bit verbose, I think
> entrance:door:electricallyoperated:switch should allow more than just
> "yes", i.e. some doors will have wheelchair accessible switches,
> typically several feet in front of a door, and others will be right
> next to the door, making it less wheelchair accessible. Or at least
> make it clear whether the default is to assume wheelchair=yes or not
> when a switch is present.
> 
> -Josh
> 
> 
> On Thu, Nov 17, 2011 at 7:16 AM, Andreas Balzer <andreas.balzer at live.de> wrote:
> > Hello,
> > I've added a proposal on how to tag doors. It would be nice to get your
> > opinions on this.
> > http://wiki.openstreetmap.org/wiki/Proposed_features/entrance/door
> >
> > Thanks,
> > Andreas
> >
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