[talk-ph] railway being shadowed by trunk highway on mapnik

Soeren Rabenstein sorabsuperstar at web.de
Sun Jan 2 06:26:37 GMT 2011


Hi Ed

>"Ed Garcia" <eppgarcia at gmail.com> wrote
>Is there a way to make mapnik display the railway "over" the highway so it does not disappear? 

Sure there is. Add to the railroad a layer tag that has a higher value than the layer of the highway. Pathes with no layer tag are layer=0. So in your case make the railway layer=1, and tadaa: there is your railway.
If your railway underpasses any bridges, you might need to make abjustments there, e.g. make the bridge layer=2.

cheers
soeren


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