[Tagging] Feature Proposal - Voting - Metro Mapping

Mark Wagner mark+osm at carnildo.com
Thu Nov 16 19:24:16 UTC 2017


On Thu, 16 Nov 2017 13:23:47 +0100
Martin Koppenhoefer <dieterdreist at gmail.com> wrote:

> IMHO you should try to solve it on a political/administrative level,
> rather than map this particular shortcoming in OSM.

One of the things I like about OSM is that it maps the world as it is,
not the world as the map-maker wishes it was.  I've spent enough time
trying to follow hiking trails that a park manager wished they had the
funds to build, or being side-tracked by logging roads they wished
didn't exist to really appreciate a reality-based map.

If you can't go from Line 1 to Line 6 in a wheelchair without paying,
*map it*.  Sure, a policy change would be ideal, but until it's
changed, map things as they are, not as you wish they were.

-- 
Mark



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