[Talk-us] Fixing Alignments in JOSM

Russ Nelson russ at cloudmade.com
Wed Jun 24 19:20:34 BST 2009

On Jun 24, 2009, at 1:25 PM, Karl Newman wrote:
> , but it's likely to confuse some less-sophisticated routing  
> engines. This could result in a detour and delay for the driver if  
> the routing engine told the driver to turn onto the cross street and  
> he or she gets into a dedicated turn lane, and then realizes too  
> late that they should have gone straight instead.

1) let's not borrow trouble, and
2) just as we shouldn't edit for the renderer, we shouldn't edit for  
the router.  A very small section of street within a route should be  
recognizable as a "slight bend".

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