[Tagging] day_on / day_off question
phil at trigpoint.me.uk
Mon May 7 23:01:56 BST 2012
On Mon, 2012-05-07 at 20:58 +0200, Jørgen Elgaard Larsen wrote:
> Martijn van Exel wrote:
> > See my current try at this here:
> > http://www.openstreetmap.org/browse/way/33973144
> First of all, you should not use motor_vehicle=private. That does *not*
> mean private vehicles, but rather that motor vehicles are allowed "Only
> with permission of the owner on an individual basis"
> Instead, I would suggest:
> As for the date_off and date_on, you should use YYYY-MM-DD format.
> Otherwise, it will be impossible for a route planner to parse it.
> (Besides, not all non-USAnians know when Memorial Day is).
> But note that date_on/date_off has the year in it, so it is not even
> meant to be used for periodic access. More like when a new road opens,
> or an old one is closed permanently.
> day_on/day_off seems only to allow week days, not odd/even/federal_holiday·
> There is an old proposed feature to use opening_hours syntax:
> but it seems to have been abandoned.
> Anyway, according to that scheme, it would be tagged as:
> motorcar:(PH 00:00-24:00;Jun 02-30/2 00:00-24:00;Jul 02-30/2
> 00:00-24:00; Aug 02-30/2 00:00-24:00; Sep 02-24/2 00:00-24:00)=yes
> bicycle:(Oct-May 00:00-24:00;Jun 01-30/2 00:00-24:00; Jul 01-31/2
> 00:00-24:00;Aug 01-30/2 00:00-24:00;Sep 01-30/2 00:00-24:00)=yes
> I certainly hope that proposal is not approved in its current form!
> As for the note_2: You should really combine the notes in one "note" tag.
You really need a day of week in there, to cover roads that are closed
on a particular day such as market day. Or closed at weekends, then
there are roads where HGVs are prohibited during certain hours such as
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