[OSM-talk] Beach routing

Joseph Reeves iknowjoseph at gmail.com
Wed Sep 6 12:04:21 UTC 2017

I have seen IRL a roundabout in the USA in which this approach was taken:
The latest discussion I heard was whether to put larger concrete blocks on
it, to further discourage people routing across it, or increase levels of
driver training.

If you're confident a fix can be coded up, pick your favourite router, fork
the code and fire up Vim.

On 6 September 2017 at 12:49, Dave F <davefoxfac63 at btinternet.com> wrote:

> On 06/09/2017 12:33, James wrote:
>> Not really, with a roundabout, you have a way you can follow. Where as an
>> area, you'd calculate somewhat of the middle between the two edges to
>> generate a path, as you can't just route on the boundary of the polygon as
>> it might be unwalkable/doesnt make sense in reality
> With a polygon you have a perimeter way to follow. From a start node, go
> around the boundary (as with a roundabout), find the best exit node (as
> with a roundabout). draw a route line between the two.
> DaveF
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