[talk-au] Question about relations

SomeoneElse lists at mail.atownsend.org.uk
Wed Jul 25 07:38:47 BST 2012

Adrian Plaskitt wrote:
> My specific question is, when the route passes down only part of a 
> way, say just a few blocks of a longer street, how do you assign the 
> relation to just a few internodes. Is it necessary to split the ways 
> at the nodes and then just assign the relation to the segments 
> between, or is it necessary to create a new way over the top which is 
> just the walking route, or is there some method that is simpler that I 
> have failed to appreciate.

I'd split the way, like this:


Here the end of "Mandalay Beach Road" has been split and the part of the 
road that belongs to the walking route has been added to the walking 
route relation ( http://www.openstreetmap.org/browse/relation/400098 in 
this case).

The result looks like this on a map designed to show long distance 
hiking routes:



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