[OSM-talk] zones for motorway/in town/outof town?
andy.deakin at pcmend.net
Thu May 21 16:52:52 BST 2009
>> * The question of querying "node" within a polygon or "line" withing a
>> polygon. So far it seems that such query is doable using PostGis.
>> Nevertheless this needs to be confirmed.
> postgis or other similar software.
> a lot of overhead that could be avoided. not good for developing software
> running on small devices with limited resources.
> a very complex for developers who can't rely on gis systems.
I think that maxspeed is a property of a way, not an area, but to run on
limited resource devices, you could always pre-process the data by
looking at all the eligible ways within that polygon and add the
maxspeed tag. I guess you might also have to split the way on the area
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