[Tagging] Feature Proposal - Voting - (Tramtrack_on_highway)

Yves yvecai at mailbox.org
Tue Nov 20 21:35:04 UTC 2018

Hmm, if someone want to do something with the railway key, they will look at the value.
It's a good proposal.

Le 20 novembre 2018 22:02:01 GMT+01:00, Rainer <r.elbing at gmx.de> a écrit :
>Sorry that I enter the discussion late.
>First, is my understanding correct that you want to add a tag on a 
>highway that has embedded tram rails? So e.g. a bicycle router might 
>avoid such highways?
>Generally a good idea, I think. However to use
>is not so good in my opinion, because then the way has highway=* and 
>railway=*. What should a renderer do, render a highway or render a
>As the rails in the highway are a feature that describes the shape of 
>the highway similar to surface=*, I would rather use a new tag
>embedded_rails=yes or even more precise
>embedded_rails=tram | embedded_rails=railway.
>The latter is even worse for bicycles, because the rail grooves are
>Best regards,
>Am 20.11.18 um 13:00 schrieb tagging-request at openstreetmap.org:
>> Re: Feature Proposal - Voting - (Tramtrack_on_highway)
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