[OSM-talk] Should roads be connected to all types of crossing ways?

MP singularita at gmail.com
Mon Feb 15 12:11:01 GMT 2010


On 15/02/2010, Pieren <pieren3 at gmail.com> wrote:
> On Sun, Feb 14, 2010 at 9:54 PM, Richard Weait <richard at weait.com> wrote:
> > Your router example still works.  Even if you and I aren't going to
> > turn left at "highway=railway; railway=narrow_gauge" we had best give
> > way to traffic there.
> >
> >
>
> No, routing is a bad example. We have seen recently on this list someone
> saying that he did not want to put a node because it was not allowed to
> "turn left" or "turn right" for his car at one intersection. Think more
> topology than Router. I prefer Tom's definition.

Maybe not for car, but people on foot following that road can turn
left or right (which would be impossible if one of the roads would be
in tunnel or on bridge), so even in this case the roads should be
connected.

Martin




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