[OSM-talk] Upcoming openstreetmap-carto changes

Andy Street andy at street.me.uk
Fri Jul 25 12:51:56 UTC 2014

On Fri, 25 Jul 2014 14:16:34 +0200
Cartinus <cartinus at xs4all.nl> wrote:

> No, it is not a tagging error. It is a direct result of the unholy
> mess created by the definition of the path tag. Often the only way to
> tag working access restrictions on highway=path, is to first close it
> with access=no/private and then opening it up with more specific tags
> like foot=permissive.

This really has nothing to do with "highway=path" as it could equally
apply to other tags including "highway=footway" and "highway=track".
The issue is that the style sheet does not take into account all access
tags but merely the most general "access" tag.


Andy Street

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