[OSM-talk] Length of Ways between cities?

Chris Fleming me at chrisfleming.org
Wed Mar 7 00:00:36 GMT 2007

Frederik Ramm wrote:
> Hi,
>  > Its best to keep ways relatively short, a few km at most. That saves
>  > having to select every segment again if the way becomes damaged or
>  > corrupt.
>  > Each separate way can carry the same tags if that is applicable.
> When creating the way, you could first create it as one long way, add 
> the tags, then split it using the split way function in JOSM. (You can 
> split a way into any number of parts at the same time by selecting only 
> the nodes to split at.) - That way, you have to add the tags only once.
Or you can create the seperate ways, select them all at once and add the 
tags to them all in one go...

Chris  - www.chrisfleming.org

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