[Tagging] More human readable values for traffic signs
nakaner at gmx.net
Tue Oct 27 22:05:22 UTC 2015
Am Mon, 26 Oct 2015 08:58:08 +0100 schrieb Mateusz Konieczny:
> I recently started tagging traffic signs and I am surprised by wide
> usage country-specific traffic sign codes.
> I think that at least common signs may be tagged by human-readable
> values. Some (see
> ) are already used
> I propose to add more like
> - traffic_sign=oneway
> - traffic_sign=no_stopping
> - traffic_sign=no_parking
At least the oneway sign looks different from country to country. Or do
you expect that a French oneway sign looks like the German one? (The
German one contains the word "Einbahnstraße", the German translation of
And even traffic signs without text often look different because
different countries use different fonts.
That's why I suggest to use the country prefixes followed by a number or
the name depending if the country numbers its traffic signs (like
Germany) or not (like Austria).
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