[Tagging] Another reset on roundabouts

Martin Vonwald imagic.osm at gmail.com
Fri May 18 11:12:17 BST 2012

>> What I am arriving at is that we need a new node “roundabout” with a
>> mandatory size parameter of some kind. The distinction between the present
>> “mini_roundabout” and a small roundabout would no longer be relevant.
> Actually it would become very relevant: a router for large veicles
> would know that it can use "large" roundabouts and mini-roundabouts,
> but not roundabouts tagged as small.

That is exactly the main distinction between a small roundabout and a
mini-roundabout. Should we add this as an example to the answer of the
"Why is it important to follow this tagging guideline"-question? Maybe
it makes it a little bit clearer?


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