[OSM-talk] Tag:highway=cycleway inconsistency
gravitystorm at gmail.com
Thu Jul 3 17:29:06 BST 2008
On Thu, Jul 3, 2008 at 5:06 PM, Alex Mauer <hawke at hawkesnest.net> wrote:
> I know Andy disagrees with this, and I can see his point about foot=yes
> being wrong for some countries -- but I think it's better to have a
> default so it's easier to make assumptions about routing, than to
> require that all cycleways be tagged with an additional foot=* tag.
If it's on a per-country basis, I don't mind - that's doable with some
maths. If the default applies > 90% of the time, then that's fine too.
The point that I get concerned about is if it's A 55% of the time and
B 45% of the time and someone says that A should be default.
So if the consensus is that it's almost always foot=yes (certainly is
from my experience, to the 98th percentile) then we should go with
that. And if it's just Germany that's different, then we can deal with
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