[Tagging] Breakdown bays?

fly lowflight66 at googlemail.com
Wed Feb 25 15:52:08 UTC 2015

Am 25.02.2015 um 16:41 schrieb Martin Vonwald:
> 2015-02-25 16:34 GMT+01:00 fly <lowflight66 at googlemail.com>:
>> So what do you have in mind ? Tagging them as additional tag on the way
>> with highway=*? Using lanes:-Tagging ?
> I don't think of them as lanes, so I wouldn't use some :lanes-tag. I
> thought that there is already a tag, that I simply put on the road for the
> length of the bay - just like e.g. sidewalk=right. But that's obviously not
> the case and it is not possible with highway=emergency_bay.

Well, emergency=bay might interfere with access tagging and we should
probably use left/right as you will find them not only on dual carriage

emergency_bay=both/left/right ?

> When tagged as node I lose the length. Tagging as separate way seem
> counter-intuitive - there is no separate road. Tagging as area seems...
> strange ;-)


How do we tag emergency lanes ?

At least in cases of lanes the position of the phone is also important.

Cheers fly

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