[Talk-us] Short 'connector' roads -- _link or not?

Shawn K. Quinn skquinn at rushpost.com
Tue Nov 20 22:09:42 UTC 2018


On 11/20/18 16:06, Martijn van Exel wrote:
> Hi, 
> As I was creating more ‘unnamed roads’ challenges in MapRoulette, and spot checking them, I came across a number of cases like this one:
> 
> https://maproulette.org/mr3/challenge/3313/task/6414594  
> 
> To my mind these need to be fixed, but I wanted to ask here first, so I can get the instructions right.  
> Either such a segment is part of a 3 or 4 way intersection of higher class dual carriageway roads, in which case it should probably be named. 
> Or as in this case, it is an extension of the service road, and it should be highway=service and remain unnamed like the service road itself.
> ..And I guess a third case is like https://www.openstreetmap.org/way/288576287 , which should be a _link?

I've been tagging those as *_link for years except on unclassified and
residential, which do not have a related *_link.

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Shawn K. Quinn <skquinn at rushpost.com>
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