[Tagging] OSM is a right mess (was: Craigslist OpenStreetMap Rendering Issue)

Warin 61sundowner at gmail.com
Wed Jun 3 23:04:42 UTC 2015

On 3/06/2015 11:16 PM, Martin Koppenhoefer wrote:
>> Am 03.06.2015 um 13:48 schrieb Richard <ricoz.osm at gmail.com>:
>> Better ideas?
> there's highway=road in use for situations where you trace from aerial imagery and have no clue about the situation on the ground (name, oneway, maxspeed etc)

Errr road is where you cannot determine the classification.

 From satellite imagery I can infer the surface and number of lanes most 
of the time.
  I can usually infer the classification from the start, finish, 
connecting road classifications and some cultural knowledge.

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