[talk-au] Shared driveways

Andrew Harvey andrew.harvey4 at gmail.com
Thu Sep 23 02:59:06 UTC 2021


Thanks to Phil for pointing out to me it's "pipestem" not "pipestream".

On Thu, 23 Sept 2021 at 12:34, Alex Sims <alex at softgrow.com> wrote:

> Hi,
>
> I hadn't seen the "pipestream" before, and it does look to have some
> utility.
>
> I'd much prefer that (legally) public roads be
> highway=residential/unclassified etc so as these will all be present in
> government data.
>
> If it's private (even shared between many people) then it should be a
> pipestream or driveway or whatever so as to know you won't find it in a
> government based list and need to rely on survey on the ground or an aerial
> photo or whatever.
>
> Alex
>
> On 23/9/21, 11:51 am, "forster at ozonline.com.au" <forster at ozonline.com.au>
> wrote:
>
>     "so why isn't it just a simple highway=residential?"
>
>     in this case https://www.openstreetmap.org/way/203549225
>     either highway=service or highway=residential are OK with me
>
>     highway=service can be achieved by reversion in this case and there
>     are approximately 5000 ways to deal with. Not all are lanes but I
>     don't want to manually search 5000 ways looking for lanes tagged as
>     driveway
>
>
>
>
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