[Tagging] Center turning lanes: centre_turn_lane=yes method vs. lanes:both_ways method

2017-02-12 Thread Albert Pundt
To go along with my earlier question about "semi-divided" streets, what is considered the best way to map center turning lanes? I know of the centre_turn_lane=yes key, as well as lanes=3 used together with lanes:both_ways=1 and turn:lanes:both_ways=left, but which of these two is conside

Re: [Tagging] Center turning lanes: centre_turn_lane=yes method vs. lanes:both_ways method

2017-02-18 Thread Tristan Anderson
I've always used lanes=5 centre_turn_lane=yes as a shortcut that implies lanes=5 lanes:forward=2 lanes:both_ways=1 lanes:backward=2 turn:lanes:both_ways=left It's just a way to reduce five tags to two in a common, special-case situation. Lanes can be any odd number greater than one

Re: [Tagging] Center Turn Lane Tagging?

2014-07-20 Thread Paul Johnson
On Sun, Jul 20, 2014 at 9:22 PM, James Mast rickmastfa...@hotmail.com wrote: personally think that 'centre_turn_lane=yes' is a good tag. It cuts down on a ton of extra tags where that might be confusing to new and experienced users. Plus, this way you shouldn't need to add an extra 'lane

Re: [Tagging] Center turning lanes: centre_turn_lane=yes method vs. lanes:both_ways method

2017-02-19 Thread Tristan Anderson
rategy and related tools Subject: Re: [Tagging] Center turning lanes: centre_turn_lane=yes method vs. lanes:both_ways method On Sat, Feb 18, 2017 at 10:18 AM, Tristan Anderson <andersontris...@hotmail.com<mailto:andersontris...@hotmail.com>> wrote: I've always used lanes=5 ce

Re: [Tagging] Center turning lanes: centre_turn_lane=yes method vs. lanes:both_ways method

2017-02-19 Thread Volker Schmidt
I like the centre_turn_lane=yes method. But there is also the lanes= x|x|x method as shown on http://wiki.openstreetmap.org/wiki/Lanes Assume I have a 5-lane road with two normal lanes in each direction and a centre-turn lane in the middle (right-hand traffic). The lane directions

Re: [Tagging] Center turning lanes: centre_turn_lane=yes method vs. lanes:both_ways method

2017-02-16 Thread Paul Johnson
On Sun, Feb 12, 2017 at 4:43 PM, Albert Pundt <roadsgu...@gmail.com> wrote: > To go along with my earlier question about "semi-divided" streets, what is > considered the best way to map center turning lanes? I know of the > centre_turn_lane=yes key, as well

Re: [Tagging] Proposal on a key page?

2012-03-26 Thread Nathan Edgars II
=centre_turn_lane) there are 4 users who ever touched a way with this tag. currently there are 796 ways with this tag. and according to your history (http://www.openstreetmap.org/browse/changeset/10936901) you changed this tag on 780 ways about two weeks ago. Well, that's because I recently changed

Re: [Tagging] Center turning lanes: centre_turn_lane=yes method vs. lanes:both_ways method

2017-02-19 Thread Paul Johnson
On Sat, Feb 18, 2017 at 10:18 AM, Tristan Anderson < andersontris...@hotmail.com> wrote: > I've always used > > > lanes=5 > > centre_turn_lane=yes > > > as a shortcut that implies > > > lanes=5 > lanes:forward=2 > lanes:both_ways=1 > lanes:b

Re: [Tagging] Center turning lanes: centre_turn_lane=yes method vs. lanes:both_ways method

2017-02-22 Thread Paul Johnson
Even though the editors and at least one major consumer handle the tagging the way I mentioned, and not centre_turn_lane=*? FryIsNotSureIfSerious.jpg On Sun, Feb 19, 2017 at 1:58 PM, Tristan Anderson < andersontris...@hotmail.com> wrote: > In that case the developers at Osmand have

Re: [Tagging] Center turning lanes: centre_turn_lane=yes method vs. lanes:both_ways method

2017-02-19 Thread Paul Johnson
On Sun, Feb 19, 2017 at 5:27 AM, Volker Schmidt <vosc...@gmail.com> wrote: > I like the centre_turn_lane=yes method. > > But there is also the lanes= x|x|x method as shown on > http://wiki.openstreetmap.org/wiki/Lanes > > Assume I have a 5-lane road with two normal

Re: [Tagging] Center Turn Lane Tagging?

2014-07-20 Thread Tod Fitch
On Jul 20, 2014, at 7:42 PM, Paul Johnson wrote: What if there's more than one lane that's both ways allowing left turns? I've actually seen this, and the centre_turn_lane thing breaks down in such a case. I don't recall seeing that and am having a hard time imagining how it would look

Re: [Tagging] Proposal on a key page?

2012-03-26 Thread Andrew Hartley
I created it there because the purpose was foremost to explain existing tagging. Hence it's not proposed, since multiple mappers already use it. are you sure about this? according to taginfo ( http://taginfo.openstreetmap.org/search?q=centre_turn_lane) there are 4 users who ever touched a way

[Talk-us] Center turn lane mapping

2017-10-03 Thread Martijn van Exel
of the centre_turn_lane tag. The diary is here: https://www.openstreetmap.org/user/mvexel/diary/42432 If you could take the time to share your opinion there I would surely appreciate it! Thanks, Martijn ___ Talk-us mailing list Talk-us@openstreetmap.org https

Re: [Talk-us] Center turn lane mapping

2017-10-03 Thread Tod Fitch
I switched from using the centre_turn_lane tag to using the turn:lanes tagging when I discovered the turn lanes plugin for JOSM. Between that plugin and the change:lanes plugin I think it is much easier and clearer to tag lanes, including center turn lanes, that it was not too long ago. Only

Re: [Talk-us] Center turn lane mapping

2017-10-03 Thread Martijn van Exel
I agree. Isn't there a hidden preference to make that setting stick? On Tue, Oct 3, 2017 at 1:59 PM, Tod Fitch <t...@fitchdesign.com> wrote: > I switched from using the centre_turn_lane tag to using the turn:lanes > tagging when I discovered the turn lanes plugin for JOSM. Between t

Re: [Tagging] Center Turn Lane Tagging?

2014-07-21 Thread Paul Johnson
their turn. It was a particularly wide boulevard. On Sun, Jul 20, 2014 at 11:16 PM, Tod Fitch t...@fitchdesign.com wrote: On Jul 20, 2014, at 7:42 PM, Paul Johnson wrote: What if there's more than one lane that's both ways allowing left turns? I've actually seen this, and the centre_turn_lane

Re: [Talk-us] Center turn lane mapping

2017-10-03 Thread Martijn van Exel
nd I wrote a diary about it proposing one consistent scheme to > tag them. Not a new scheme, but using the existing lanes / turn:lanes > schema as already implemented by the JOSM plugin, in favor of the > centre_turn_lane tag. The diary is here: https://www. > openstreetmap.org/user/mvexe

Re: [Tagging] Center Turn Lane Tagging?

2014-07-20 Thread James Mast
I personally think that 'centre_turn_lane=yes' is a good tag. It cuts down on a ton of extra tags where that might be confusing to new and experienced users. Plus, this way you shouldn't need to add an extra 'lane' to the lane count, making routers think there's more lanes that aren't

Re: [Talk-us] Best practice in Lane Editing 2

2017-06-20 Thread James Mast
Because back in the day, people complained about the spelling and that it had to be in the 'British' way. So, it's under 'centre_turn_lane'. https://wiki.openstreetmap.org/wiki/Key:centre_turn_lane Key:centre_turn_lane - OpenStreetMap Wiki<https://wiki.openstreetmap.org/w

Re: [Talk-us] Best practice in Lane Editing 2

2017-06-20 Thread Martijn van Exel
and that it had > to be in the 'British' way. So, it's under 'centre_turn_lane'. > > https://wiki.openstreetmap.org/wiki/Key:centre_turn_lane > > Key:centre_turn_lane - OpenStreetMap Wiki > wiki.openstreetmap.org > A two-way center turn lane is a normal-width lane in the middle of a road