[Tagging] Adding boat routes to wiki

fly lowflight66 at googlemail.com
Mon Mar 24 15:41:27 UTC 2014

On 24.03.2014 16:07, Janko Mihelić wrote:
> I thought about deleting the route too, but there are some tags that
> need the route. For example those on the current route: maxdraught=*,
> maxheight:airdraft=*, maxwidth=*, and maybe fee=* which isn't there yet.
> Some of those could be put on ways, but we don't have good enough data
> for that.
> Also, the wikipedian article http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Panama_Canal
> is actually about the route, not the individual canal way (not that we
> should map according to wikipedia).

I would use a type=waterway relation for the canal.

> I think the route=boat relation wouldn't hurt.

Yes, it won't but for proper routing you need to know the waterway signs
and buoys.

Do you plan on subtags for different class or should be tag route=canoe,
route=kayak and so on ?

cu fly

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