[Tagging] lanes tag dispute

Erik Johansson erjohan at gmail.com
Sun Sep 18 13:27:12 BST 2011

On Sun, Sep 18, 2011 at 1:47 PM, Nathan Edgars II <neroute2 at gmail.com> wrote:
> Currently user Alv is trying to redefine the lanes tag to say that it must
> include all turn lanes:
> http://wiki.openstreetmap.org/w/index.php?title=Key:lanes&action=history

I've had this discussion before 2007 and I've always said and heard
that lanes is always all the lanes on the road. This very easy
definition goes back to the first version of the key:lanes page. See:


So the current wikipage is wrong and too complex.

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