[Tagging] roundtrip

Peter Elderson pelderson at gmail.com
Fri May 25 10:41:35 UTC 2018


I wish you a happy trip on that bus, hope it has toilets and a tolerable
coffee machine

2018-05-25 12:37 GMT+02:00 Jo <winfixit at gmail.com>:

> Ticket pricing shouldn't have anything to do with it. Here in Belgium, you
> buy a ticket valid for a specific duration. As long as it didn't expire,
> you can still board the vehicle.
>
> OK, I'm not sure what would happen if you got onto a 'roundtrip' bus with
> a ticket valid for 1 hour and you are still on it 3 hours later... Oh those
> corner cases!
>
> Jo
>
> 2018-05-25 12:32 GMT+02:00 <osm.tagging at thorsten.engler.id.au>:
>
>> Or to express it even more general:
>>
>>
>>
>> If you start at any stop, and remain on the vehicle, you will at some
>> later point get back to the stop you started on.
>>
>>
>>
>> *From:* osm.tagging at thorsten.engler.id.au <osm.tagging at thorsten.engler.i
>> d.au>
>> *Sent:* Friday, 25 May 2018 20:23
>> *To:* 'Tag discussion, strategy and related tools' <
>> tagging at openstreetmap.org>
>> *Subject:* Re: [Tagging] roundtrip
>>
>>
>>
>> I interpret roundtrip as “you can get from a stop to another stop that’s *
>> *before** it in the list of stops by simply remaining in the vehicle”.
>>
>>
>>
>> You can have routes where the start and stop are the same location, but
>> this is not true (as the vehicle always goes on to serve another route
>> after arriving at the last stop).
>>
>>
>>
>> *From:* Peter Elderson <pelderson at gmail.com>
>> *Sent:* Friday, 25 May 2018 15:48
>> *To:* Tagging list OSM <tagging at openstreetmap.org>
>> *Subject:* [Tagging] roundtrip
>>
>>
>>
>> What is the use of the key:roundtrip?
>>
>> Explanations just say
>>
>> roundtrip <https://wiki.openstreetmap.org/wiki/Key:roundtrip>=yes/no
>>
>> (optional) Use roundtrip=no to indicate that a route goes from A to B.
>> Use roundtrip=yes to indicate that the start and finish of the route are at
>> the same location (circular route).
>>
>> It seems rather pointless to tag an obvious a-b route with roundtrip=no,
>> or an abvious roundtrip with roundtrip=yes.
>>
>> Why would you tag an a-b route as roundtrip=yes, or a closed route as
>> roundtrip=no?
>>
>>
>>
>> The only use case I can imagine is when a roundtrip has one ore more
>> access ways which are included in the route relation. But even then, what
>> is the purpose?
>>
>>
>>
>> Allowing apps to select only "official" roundtrips? Is that a valid
>> reason for tagging?
>>
>>
>>
>> --
>>
>> Peter Elderson
>>
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