[talk-au] Adding only part of a road to a route relation (was: network and route tags)

Steve Bennett stevagewp at gmail.com
Tue Feb 5 23:20:48 GMT 2013

Also (if using Potlatch), a useful shortcut you may not know about is
Shift-R. That will copy all the relations from the last selected way
to the current one.


On Mon, Feb 4, 2013 at 6:59 AM, SomeoneElse <lists at mail.atownsend.org.uk> wrote:
> On 03/02/2013 12:22, David Clark wrote:
> ie I have a route (The Mawson trail) that passes along a section of a fire
> road, but it doesn't pass along the full length of the fire road. How do a I
> select only a section of the fire road (not the full length of it) so I can
> make the relationship to the route?
> You'd need to cut the fire road into 2 (or perhaps 3) and then add the
> relation to only the relevant bit.  In Potlatch (the online editor on the
> OSM website) you can do this by clicking on the node that you want to split
> it at and pressing "x".
> Here's an example (not in Australia, but the same principle applies):
> http://www.openstreetmap.org/?lat=53.13304&lon=-1.78357&zoom=16&layers=C
> Here "Highfield Lane" is split into two.  The eastern part is added to the
> relation for cycle route 54; the western part isn't.
> Cheers,
> Andy
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