Re: [Tagging] Anti-slip surfaces

2017-04-17 Thread Martin Koppenhoefer
sent from a phone > On 18. Apr 2017, at 07:01, Georg Feddern wrote: > > it may be not 'the best' tag - but is it not very similar to 'asphalt'? asphalt is a mixture of pebbles and bitumen, the question here was for a particular surface treatment. cheers, Martin

Re: [Tagging] Anti-slip surfaces

2017-04-17 Thread Georg Feddern
Hi, Am 17.04.2017 um 22:58 schrieb Dave F: What's the best tag to describe an anti-slip surface made from small grit pieces coating a layer of bitumen?. Often used on footbridges, sometimes pre-made & supplied in rolls to the site. Grit/gravel on their own appears inappropriate as they

Re: [Tagging] Disaster response

2017-04-17 Thread Greg Troxel
Tom Pfeifer writes: > There was a discussion recently, though I cannot find it, about 'civil > defense'-like services, responding to major emergencies. > > They still lack an internationally suitable tag. There is an > Australian attempt (emergency=ses_station) that

Re: [Tagging] Disaster response

2017-04-17 Thread Warin
On 17-Apr-17 09:55 PM, Tom Pfeifer wrote: There was a discussion recently, though I cannot find it, about 'civil defense'-like services, responding to major emergencies. They still lack an internationally suitable tag. There is an Australian attempt (emergency=ses_station) that gains some

Re: [Tagging] Landuse and Zoning (Was: Tagging for the Renderer)

2017-04-17 Thread Martin Koppenhoefer
sent from a phone > On 18. Apr 2017, at 00:41, Tom Hardy wrote: > > Still, the zoning maps would be > useful. I am not completely sure, but I think zoning maps are prescriptive, while osm landuse is about the actual current landuse, and in some cases this might

[Tagging] Landuse and Zoning (Was: Tagging for the Renderer)

2017-04-17 Thread Tom Hardy
On Tuesday, April 18, 2017 6:20:24 AM CDT John Willis wrote: > This is why I love landuse for buildings. I use this method to map > most business and factories. (Landuse=retail+name=* and then > Building=retail inside, with driveways and parking lots as well) > works great for multi-building

Re: [Tagging] Tagging for the Renderer (Was: Why is this building not rendered?)

2017-04-17 Thread John Willis
> On Apr 17, 2017, at 9:46 AM, Tom Pfeifer wrote: > > draw the campus of the motel including their houses and parking, tag that > landuse=commercial and tourism=motel This is why I love landuse for buildings. I use this method to map most business and factories.

[Tagging] Anti-slip surfaces

2017-04-17 Thread Dave F
Hi What's the best tag to describe an anti-slip surface made from small grit pieces coating a layer of bitumen?. Often used on footbridges, sometimes pre-made & supplied in rolls to the site. Grit/gravel on their own appears inappropriate as they suggest a certain amount of looseness. DaveF

[Tagging] anti-slip surfaces

2017-04-17 Thread Dave F
Hi What's the best tag to describe an anti-slip surface made from small grit pieces coating a layer of bitumen? Often used on steel footbridges, sometimes pre-made & supplied in rolls. Grit/gravel etc don't appear appropriate as they imply a loose surface. DaveF --- This email has been

Re: [Tagging] Feature Proposal - 2nd RFC - Improve Toilet Tagging

2017-04-17 Thread Micah Cochran
Hello Michael, Thank you for the suggestion. I have made those changes to the proposal. Sincerely, Micah -- *Micah Cochran* GIS Coordinator - City of Athens - Engineering Services & Community Development Dept. - Dept. of Public Works Building - 1600 ELM ST W, Athens, AL

Re: [Tagging] historic=tank and surprises with tags like car-sharing

2017-04-17 Thread Tod Fitch
> On Apr 17, 2017, at 11:50 AM, Mark Wagner wrote: > > On Mon, 17 Apr 2017 01:31:45 +0200 > "André Pirard" wrote: > >> And what's the problem with tank anyway, is there anything like a >> historic liquid container anyway? > > Yes:

Re: [Tagging] historic=tank and surprises with tags like car-sharing

2017-04-17 Thread Mark Wagner
On Mon, 17 Apr 2017 01:31:45 +0200 "André Pirard" wrote: > And what's the problem with tank anyway, is there anything like a > historic liquid container anyway? Yes: https://www.openstreetmap.org/way/428396108 (Should probably be a "ruins=storage_tank", since it's not

Re: [Tagging] how to tag small parts of buildings

2017-04-17 Thread Martin Koppenhoefer
sent from a phone > On 17. Apr 2017, at 11:57, Janko Mihelić wrote: > > Wouldn't a photo on OpenStreetCam be a better option? yes, a photo can help a lot, we're planning to upload photos of these details to wikimedia and link them from osm, still a tag to classify/roughly

[Tagging] Disaster response

2017-04-17 Thread Tom Pfeifer
There was a discussion recently, though I cannot find it, about 'civil defense'-like services, responding to major emergencies. They still lack an internationally suitable tag. There is an Australian attempt (emergency=ses_station) that gains some international interest, though it is an

Re: [Tagging] how to tag small parts of buildings

2017-04-17 Thread Janko Mihelić
I like inscription=* for inscriptions. Maybe add a historic=inscription as well. I'm not sure about the other ones. How will they be used by data consumers? Wouldn't a photo on OpenStreetCam be a better option? Janko On Fri, 14 Apr 2017, 00:38 Martin Koppenhoefer, wrote:

Re: [Tagging] historic=tank and surprises with tags like car-sharing

2017-04-17 Thread Jo
We have very little control of how things will get rendered. So either you render yourself, or you use a service like umap.openstreetmap.fr I'm still tagging bus_stops as highway=bus_stop, even though they are not highways and I'm not mapping them as a node of a highway. I stopped complaining