[Talk-us] Tiger Fixup - name_1, name_2, etc

Dion Dock dion_dock at comcast.net
Sat Oct 3 05:54:34 BST 2009

ref tags are rendered in the naming of things like highway=motorway  
and highway=motorway_junction.  For example,  
highway=motorway_junction, ref=283, name=Wilsonville:


Note how the ref gets rendered at some levels and the name at others.


> Message: 1
> Date: Fri, 25 Sep 2009 12:01:00 -0400
> From: "Mike N." <niceman at att.net>
> Subject: [Talk-us] Tiger Fixup - name_1, name_2, etc
> To: <talk-us at openstreetmap.org>
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> I'm trying to get everything straight about signing, routing in  
> Tiger fixup
> that is not clearly spelled out on the wiki.
>  ref - used to generate route shield (or substitute)
>  name - renders on the map on the roadway, along with the route shield
>  routing relation - creates reliable routing for networks that span
> multiple ways or share roadways

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