[Tagging] How to tag the width of a gate

John F. Eldredge john at jfeldredge.com
Sat Feb 25 19:44:20 GMT 2012

Volker Schmidt <voschix at gmail.com> wrote:

> I would like to tag the width (horizontal clearance) of a gate. The
> typical
> application are mountain trails that pass through livestock fences by
> means
> of various types of gates. The trail typically has no width, but the
> gate
> may have it. The key "width" can only be applied to a way, not to a
> node
> (e.g. a gate).
> Volker
> Padova, Italy

You could make separate nodes for the two gateposts, with a connecting way to represent the gate itself, and apply the width tag to that way.

John F. Eldredge --  john at jfeldredge.com
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