[OSM-talk] Mountain Passes - Display Issue

Dodi dodi at moonbase.sk
Mon Oct 26 19:59:30 GMT 2009

Ulf wrote: 
> Shalabh schrieb:
> > Hi,
> >
> > Just to bring to the group's notice. I added a few mountain passes a
> > couple of days ago along with the hiking trails and waypoints
> >
> > When I now check on OSM, while the trails are there along with the
> > waypoints, the passes are missing. However, when I download data from
> > OSM using JOSM, I can see the passes along with the elevations.
> >
> > Any clue whats the reason for not displaying on the renderer?
> A "correct renderer" should display a mountain pass somehow like a
> bridge usually is displayed, following the direction of the way.
> As the mountain_pass is tagged as a node, it's unfortunately not that
> easy to get that direction, so renderers simply tend to ignore this tag
> completely :-(

In osmarender there is a solution for this from version 4 (but not sure
about or/p)

it should be done like gates using wayMarker-s

<rule e="node" k="status" v="open">
	<wayMarker k="highway" class="gate-open"/>

Just svg symbol is nedded

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