[Tagging] Proposed features - RFC 2 - Pressurized waterways

Fran├žois Lacombe fl.infosreseaux at gmail.com
Wed Feb 14 00:03:22 UTC 2018


2018-02-14 0:51 GMT+01:00 Warin <61sundowner at gmail.com>:

> In the diagram
> https://wiki.openstreetmap.org/w/images/thumb/e/e6/Waterway_
> flows.png/500px-Waterway_flows.png
> The upper ones may well be man made - so the tags waterway=canal,
> tunnel=yes could be replace by
> man_made=pipeline .. as there should be nothing limiting what a pipe is
> made out of.

A tunnel doesn't sound like a proper pipeline to me

Especially because a pipeline can be hosted in a tunnel.

2018-02-14 0:51 GMT+01:00 Warin <61sundowner at gmail.com>:

> OSM unfortunately 'maps what is there' .. not "hardware"/"use".

Then it isn't clear to me why we use to tag an underground road with
highway=primary + tunnel=yes
We actually do have well established tagging which separate content from

I don't get the point about waterway=pressurised.
Is this that bad, or you just don't want ot use it?

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