[Tagging] noexit=yes on ways ?

Richard Welty rwelty at averillpark.net
Wed Apr 9 11:48:47 UTC 2014

On 4/9/14 7:19 AM, Pieren wrote:
> On Wed, Apr 9, 2014 at 12:51 PM, Ronnie Soak
> <chaoschaos0909 at googlemail.com> wrote:
>> There can be a way that IS connected on both ends and still is a dead end. A
>> road can end in a wall or a fence, where on the other side the road
>> continues.
>> There may be other tags there (barrier=*), but still it would be hard to
>> quickly spot the dead end side with noexit=yes tagged only on the way
>> instead of the node.
> No. In such cases, only the "barrier" tag is important. No additional
> tag required.
i would generally add an access tag as well, to the barrier node.

not all the routing engines handle this correctly at the present time,
but i'd prefer to tag correctly and expect the data consumers to
catch up.


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