[Tagging] Possibility to draw parking properties as an area

Alessandro Sarretta alessandro.sarretta at gmail.com
Sun Mar 10 06:01:58 UTC 2019

Hi Paul,

On 09/03/19 17:18, Paul Allen wrote:
> On Sat, 9 Mar 2019 at 16:02, Martin Koppenhoefer 
> <dieterdreist at gmail.com <mailto:dieterdreist at gmail.com>> wrote:
>     On 9. Mar 2019, at 14:03, Paul Allen <pla16021 at gmail.com
>     <mailto:pla16021 at gmail.com>> wrote:
>     are we going to connect all roadside parking to the center of the
>     road ,thereby misrepresenting the extent significantly, because in
>     some hypothetical rare case there might be a parking between roads
>     which isn’t accessible from both roads?
>     Typically there will be access roads for parkings unless they are
>     not wider than a parking lot. Here’s an example around here for
>     parking between 2 roads with access from only one side, no issues
>     encountered so far:
>     https://www.openstreetmap.org/way/490431306
> Until you gave that example, I thought you made some fair points.  Now 
> I do not think so.
> I couldn't make sense of what was going on.  I couldn't tell how to 
> access those parking
> spaces or how they connected to the road network.  I had to switch to 
> the editor before
> any of it made sense to me, and then what I saw from reality didn't 
> match up with what
> the rendering showed me.
> The result of doing it your way is FAR worse than I thought it would 
> be.  You're nit-picking
> about minor problems that might be faced by autonomous vehicles 
> parking slightly in the
> road and giving the major problem that many spaces accessible directly 
> from the north
> carriage of Circonvallazione Ostiense appear to be only indirectly 
> accessible from the
> south carriage of Circonvallazione Ostiense via a twisted route of 
> parking aisles.

 From what I see on the map you're totally misunderstanding the reality...

Those parking places in the middle of the two roads are NOT accessible 
from north, but only from south, and the map representation is saying 
so, with the only parking aisle coming from south...



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