[talk-au] Way has been simplified...

Andrew Davidson theswavu at gmail.com
Sun Jan 12 06:11:39 UTC 2020

On 12/1/20 12:37 pm, Sebastian S. wrote:
> When using OSMAnd for routing I came across the following note: "way has 
> been simplified using a error criteria of 3m" it is usually in green text.
> Does anyone know what this means

It indicates that the number of points in the lines has been reduced by 
removing the unnecessary ones, while keeping the simplified line within 
3 m of the original.

, why do we need the note?

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