[Talk-us] [Tagging] stop signs

Anthony osm at inbox.org
Tue Oct 26 15:50:17 BST 2010


On Tue, Oct 26, 2010 at 10:45 AM, Nathan Edgars II <neroute2 at gmail.com> wrote:
> On Tue, Oct 26, 2010 at 10:27 AM, John Smith <deltafoxtrot256 at gmail.com> wrote:
>> On 27 October 2010 00:17, Nathan Edgars II <neroute2 at gmail.com> wrote:
>>> What's wrong with something like highway:forward=stop or
>>> highway:backward=stop for the node where one must stop?
>>
>> Editors won't honour that sort of detail, so if the direction of the
>> way is flipped for what ever reason than the direction added for signs
>> becomes erroneous.
>
> I agree to some extent, but we already have other tags such as
> cycleway:right and relation roles of forward/backward.

That's probably acceptable, as the errors could rather easily be
detected by applying the "nearest intersection" (perhaps along with
some sort of nolint code for those possible few intersections which
don't obey the standard rule).



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