Modify

Opened 4 months ago

#22546 new enhancement

Warn about floating railway switches and crossings

Reported by: Famlam Owned by: team
Priority: normal Milestone:
Component: Core validator Version:
Keywords: railway switch railway_crossing Cc:

Description

Crossings of two railways (railway=railway_crossing) and railway switches (railway=switch) by definition cannot exist as isolated nodes without any "underlying" (former) (rail)way that they're part of. Likely they're forgotten remains of now-deleted railways. Especially railway=switch seems pretty common to be remaining (already 130 in NL+BE+DE only); a 'floating' railway=railway_crossing is relatively rare (6 in NL+BE+DE)

Examples:

switch:
https://overpass-turbo.eu/s/1ov9 (ex: https://www.openstreetmap.org/node/1026459392, https://www.openstreetmap.org/node/1051328033 (both isolated nodes next to a real switch))

railway_crossing:
https://overpass-turbo.eu/s/1ova (ex: https://www.openstreetmap.org/node/4635993887 https://www.openstreetmap.org/node/2665878649 )

Hence I would propose to add the following to
https://josm.openstreetmap.de/browser/josm/trunk/resources/data/validator/geometry.mapcss#L277

node:unconnected:in-downloaded-area[railway=switch],
node:unconnected:in-downloaded-area[railway=railway_crossing],

as part of the existing rule isolated node which must be connected to a way

Attachments (0)

Change History (0)

Modify Ticket

Change Properties
Set your email in Preferences
Action
as new The owner will remain team.
as The resolution will be set.
to The owner will be changed from team to the specified user.
The owner will change to Famlam
as duplicate The resolution will be set to duplicate.The specified ticket will be cross-referenced with this ticket
The owner will be changed from team to anonymous.

Add Comment


E-mail address and name can be saved in the Preferences.

 
Note: See TracTickets for help on using tickets.