[Tagging] waterway highway

Martin Koppenhoefer dieterdreist at gmail.com
Sat Aug 10 08:29:40 UTC 2013

2013/8/10 Friedrich Volkmann <bsd at volki.at>

> I think that one single object should suffice as long as the dam and the
> road don't have different names or something. We don't make separate
> objects for highway=* and embankment=* either. However, I am afraid that
> some renderers are too dumb to extract a highway and a dam out of one
> object. That makes your suggestion seem fine from a practical viewpoint.

in a simplified mapping you could use both on the same object, but
generally I'd map a dam as an area and in this case you won't be able to
simply add a highway tag.

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