[Tagging] Primary or Trunk?

Fernando Trebien fernando.trebien at gmail.com
Sat Nov 2 21:27:28 UTC 2013

Hm I may have misread about Germany then.

The mais problem we discussed here in Brazil is getting everyone to
agree with some vague subjective sense of importance, specially when
deciding between two somewhat similar classifications (such as between
secondary and tertiary).

On Sat, Nov 2, 2013 at 6:52 PM, Martin Koppenhoefer
<dieterdreist at gmail.com> wrote:
>> Am 02/nov/2013 um 20:43 schrieb Fernando Trebien <fernando.trebien at gmail.com>:
>> I know that in Germany and in Argentina roads are being classified
>> based primarily on administration level (national, regional, city,
>> etc.).
> in Germany they are not, don't know about Argentinia. The basic principle is the creation of a hierarchical network and that should be possible to realize everywhere. It's the importance in the network that determines the road class, in some cases there are also legal criteria to take into account (motorway, cycle way etc)
> cheers,
> Martin
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