[Tagging] Adding boat routes to wiki

Janko Mihelić janjko at gmail.com
Mon Mar 24 21:11:43 UTC 2014

2014-03-24 16:41 GMT+01:00 fly <lowflight66 at googlemail.com>:

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

Seems good to me.

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

But even with waterway signs and buoys you need routes. You can't tag
maxdrought=* on a buoy.

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

I think subtags are a better idea. One route can be made for more types of
marine vessels, so I think something like canoe=no, tanker=yes would be ok.

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