[Tagging] Dispute prevention: meaning of lanes tag

Ilpo Järvinen ilpo.jarvinen at helsinki.fi
Fri Apr 27 08:58:10 BST 2012

On Fri, 27 Apr 2012, Pieren wrote:

> On Fri, Apr 27, 2012 at 9:18 AM, Martin Vonwald
> > Anyone else has a problem with the suggested solution to the lanes=1.5  problem?
> I think we should simply recommend to not use fractions since they can
> be misinterpreted by any one (not only applications). I still don't
> know if 1.5 means 

> "an intermediate status between 2 lanes and 1 lane segments"
> "a wide single lane"
> "a normal lane plus a half size lane"
> "two narrow lanes"

...While I didn't fully understand the first definition. ...I don't find 
much different between those definitions but perhaps you can enlighten me 
if there's anything else than some fancy wordsmithing looking into the 
very same road from different angles? :-)


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