[Tagging] Gated communities - access=private or destination?

Alan Mintz Alan_Mintz+OSM at Earthlink.Net
Mon Apr 16 03:39:07 BST 2012

At 2012-04-15 13:55, Nathan Edgars II wrote:
>On 4/15/2012 6:30 AM, Alan Mintz wrote:
>>At 2012-04-15 01:10, Nathan Edgars II wrote:
>>>How would you distinguish an entry for visitors from an entry for
>>>residents only?
>>name= or ref= or whatever else Mapnik was designed to render on a gate.
>That's only a solution if the gates actually have names. I've never seen 
>such a name.

You were asking how to mark a residents only entrance and I suggested one. 
If you want to be a purist about it, find out what other tags Mapnik might 
render on a gate and, if one of them is more suitable to put a description 
in, use it. If not, suggest Mapnik render description=* and use it.

Alan Mintz <Alan_Mintz+OSM at Earthlink.net>

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