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[mkgmap-dev] Tags hiding roads?

From Thorsten Kukuk kukuk at suse.de on Mon Nov 7 09:50:17 GMT 2011


On Mon, Nov 07, David Fletcher wrote:

> I have a problem with a stretch of road which is missing from my Garmin
> and causing crazy instructions i.e. turn around and find another way.
> Please take a look at Open Street Map here:-
> http://www.openstreetmap.org/?lat=51.44952&lon=-2.38914&zoom=16&layers=M
> where the first section of the road called Freezinghill Lane which heads
> south-westwards from the A420 is missing from the map on my Garmin. I
> believe this problem is caused by somebody adding a tag to the road to
> make it serve as a parish boundary as well as a road.
> Or is it confusing mkgmap with an unexpected input combination?

Not mkgmap, but if the style does not handle this correct, yes,
this can happen.
I always use "continue" for boundarys and don't see this problem
with my cards.


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