[OSM-talk] Length of Ways between cities?

Simon Hewison simon at zymurgy.org
Wed Mar 7 09:51:08 GMT 2007

Andy Robinson wrote:
> 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.

I split the long ways at junctions. This is very easy to do if you use 
Thomas Walraet's JOSM plugin to automatically create ways on bare segments.

Simon Hewison

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