[Tagging] path=hiking in use

Martin Koppenhoefer dieterdreist at gmail.com
Sun Feb 14 07:52:06 UTC 2016

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> Am 14.02.2016 um 08:38 schrieb John Willis <johnw at mac.com>:
> Since everything from a sidewalk, a concrete path, a well worn dirt path through the grass around a park, a rough trail through the desert, and a trail up the side of Mt Fuji all have the same vague, meaningless highway=path tag - there is no differentiation possible, so there is no rendering differentiation possible. In any renderer.

you can add surface and width tags, as well as sac_scale and others. FWIW, current rendering rules of carto-osm don't even distinguish between footway and path anymore.


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