Interesting problem. Seems related to the general "how to map a street as an area without sacrificing the properties of streets" problem. Use an area, and a relation, with the relation specifying which way(s) are the top and bottom?
Steve On Sun, Jun 6, 2010 at 7:16 AM, Richard Weait <rich...@weait.com> wrote: > On Sat, Jun 5, 2010 at 12:40 PM, Alexander Menk > <menk-you.should.remove.this.for.permanent.cont...@mestrona.net> > wrote: >> Hi! >> >> is there any better way for mapping "very wide steps" (100 m, half >> circle) instead of putting lots of steps next to each other. >> >> This is what I am talking about: >> >> http://www.addismap.com/exhibition/media/front-view.jpg >> >> And here the area on OSM: >> >> http://www.openstreetmap.org/browse/way/8110597 >> >> >> Greetings from Addis Ababa, Ethiopia >> >> Alexander > > I see what you mean. Our simplified center line for stairs don't > really give a very rich impression of that area. The same problem, on > a smaller scale exists here: > http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/File:Aerial_view_of_Lincoln_Memorial_-_east_side_EDIT.jpeg > > http://www.openstreetmap.org/?lat=38.889246&lon=-77.049897&zoom=18 > > > > > > > >> >> -- >> Visit www.AddisMap.com >> >> >> _______________________________________________ >> talk mailing list >> email@example.com >> http://lists.openstreetmap.org/listinfo/talk >> > > _______________________________________________ > talk mailing list > firstname.lastname@example.org > http://lists.openstreetmap.org/listinfo/talk > _______________________________________________ talk mailing list email@example.com http://lists.openstreetmap.org/listinfo/talk