[Tagging] As the crow flies
dieterdreist at gmail.com
Sat Feb 23 11:56:09 UTC 2013
2013/2/22 Steve Bennett <stevagewp at gmail.com>:
> On Sat, Feb 23, 2013 at 3:29 AM, John F. Eldredge <john at jfeldredge.com> wrote:
>> Footpath, not footpad. A footpad is a type of robber. If I saw a path marked as highway=footpad, it would suggest that the path is through a high-crime area, and you are likely to be mugged.
> Hmm, it must be a fairly uncommonly used Australian term.
> Search for 'pad' in those pages. It has the meaning of an
> unmaintained, low usage walking track with a natural surface - whereas
> "footpath" implies much more maintenance, use of gravel etc.
maybe add the key "informal"=yes to the path? I do this for
"spontaneous" ways and it is also documented in the wiki:
More information about the Tagging