[Tagging] Tag ref on motorway_link

Colin Smale colin.smale at xs4all.nl
Wed Oct 31 10:24:16 GMT 2012

> 2012/10/30 Colin Smale <colin.smale at xs4all.nl>:
>> There is also the
>> "destination" tag set which covers the ref "as signposted", allowing the
>> ref=* to reflect the actual administrative ID.
>> http://wiki.openstreetmap.org/wiki/Key:destination
> If you mean by "destination tag set" the key destination:ref I'll
> agree. But please don't put refs into destination.

In the case of "ref" that's indeed exactly what I meant. Personally I also
allow "destination" to override "name" in mkgmap so the routing
instructions reflect the big signs in preference to the small signs.
That's why I was speaking slightly more generically.


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