[Tagging] sidewalks and tagging for the renderer

Nathan Edgars II neroute2 at gmail.com
Tue Apr 10 18:26:41 BST 2012

On 4/10/2012 12:38 PM, Martin Koppenhoefer wrote:
> The suggested tagging is IMHO "tagging for the renderer". For tagging
> sidewalks it would be sufficent to tag them with footway=sidewalk
> without the highway-tag. In analogy to this tagging we would
> optionally be mapping an ordinary street as dual carriageway and tag
> each with highway=residential, oneway=yes, residential=lane.

Well, no. Sidewalks are generally separated from the roadway by at least 
a curb.

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