[OSM-talk] Sidewalk symmetry

Mateusz Konieczny matkoniecz at gmail.com
Mon Apr 23 20:26:04 UTC 2018

On Mon, 23 Apr 2018 19:25:12 +0200
Tobias Knerr <osm at tobias-knerr.de> wrote:

> Comparing the mapping styles solely based on ease of mapping would
> only make sense if separate ways were able to express the same
> information contained in sidewalk tags.

Note that some information may not be expressed (or extremely hard)
with sidewalk tags.

For added fun, some people map sidewalks in even greater detail, using
area:highway (and sometimes forget to add either sidewalk tag or
sidewalk mapped as line, what is also causing problems).

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