[talk-au] How to tag a non-existent road

Ben Kelley ben.kelley at gmail.com
Tue Oct 13 20:43:07 BST 2009


Slightly OT, but the highway tag shouldn't be used to indicate if it hasn't
been surveyed or not. That should be in the source tag.

I would have thought highway=unclassified would be better if you don't know
what type of highway it is.

 - Ben.

2009/10/14 John Smith <deltafoxtrot256 at gmail.com>

> Anything that hasn't been surveyed can be tagged as highway=road which
> is consistent with current usage, these will also be rendered enough
> to indicate they need to be surveyed and hopefully this will encourage
> people to participate even if they don't have a GPS.
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