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Re: Level 5 assistance needed in North East Ohio

Postby kuduboet » Fri Feb 01, 2013 9:40 pm

Sorry for the broken link, here it is corrected

https://www.waze.com/editor/?zoom=5&lat ... s=62300502
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Re: Level 5 assistance needed in North East Ohio

Postby MisterMooCow » Mon Jan 28, 2013 10:10 pm

kuduboet wrote:When you say what settings, what exactly are you referring to?


I noticed you were in "3D" mode, so I wondered what else you might have set -- I was thinking that 2D was the default setting, but I may have set mine to that way-back-when after being annoyed by the odd perspective the 3D was giving.


kuduboet wrote:Also, the two express lanes for you still show as one fat single center lane as far as I can see. Thanks.


Note how they directional arrows appear in mine. I just checked-- that lack of arrows appears to be an artifact of the 3D setting (another reason to hate it). Plus, the segment names in 2D mode are aligned with the actual segment -- making it possible to show the name for both of the directions of the express lanes -- vs. always horizontal in 3D (I guess?) which probably also makes it difficult to display when the two lanes/roads are essentially coincident (vis-a-vis the resolution of the app).

Try a switch to 2D-- I think you'll be much happier.
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Re: Level 5 assistance needed in North East Ohio

Postby kuduboet » Mon Jan 28, 2013 9:56 pm

I am using an iPhone 4S with the latest version. When you say what settings, what exactly are you referring to? When I took my screenshot I was zoomed in as far as the client would let me be, navigation has show all items on, what should I be looking for? Also, the two express lanes for you still show as one fat single center lane as far as I can see. Thanks.
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Re: Level 5 assistance needed in North East Ohio

Postby MisterMooCow » Mon Jan 28, 2013 6:33 am

What client and what settings are you using? I think I just found the area in question on my phone. I can clearly see all lanes:

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Re: Level 5 assistance needed in North East Ohio

Postby MisterMooCow » Sun Jan 27, 2013 4:53 pm

I was told at one point that the resolution of the client is significantly lower than what's visible in WME. I guess the question is how/what does it decide to render when two roads are essentially coincident. It could be that they're both actually displayed in the client but that one obscures the other.
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Re: Level 5 assistance needed in North East Ohio

Postby kuduboet » Sun Jan 27, 2013 2:35 am

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Okay, so I still haven't been able to capture it trying to tell me to get over into the local lanes when I am already there, but I noticed something today that seemed odd to me. Perhaps this is the resolution of the client, but see the image I took of the client and then compare to the permalink of the same area. The two inner express lanes, one going North and the other South, and then the two outer local lanes are very distinct with some decent distance between them in the WME, but on the client they appear as one big lane, with occasional small break offs. The client was zoomed in all the way, is this the lane resolution one would expect for clearly distinct segments? Just to be clear, the local lanes there are three or four of them at times and the express lanes are two, but regardless as independent segments I would expect them to be shown as such? Thanks in advance for your comments

https://www.waze.com/editor/?zoom=4&lat ... TTTTTTTTFT

Note I was heading South in the client image so roads are reversed.
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Re: Level 5 assistance needed in North East Ohio

Postby MisterMooCow » Sun Jan 20, 2013 2:54 am

kuduboet wrote:So if I understand correctly you want me to map error it when it is telling me to get back over into the local lanes when I am already in them>? Is that correct?


Yes, you got it-- when you do that, it should save your track as well as the route that waze thinks you are (or should be) on. That might give us some idea of what's up (and will give us something to forward to more knowledgeable folks for advice).

Oh, you also you might want to select wrong directions for the map error type (I'm uncertain as to whether the other selections for a map error will cause the route and track to both be saved).

kuduboet wrote:Thanks for trying to help figure this out


Thanks for your willingness to generate debugging info.
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Re: Level 5 assistance needed in North East Ohio

Postby Bigbear3764 » Sat Jan 19, 2013 4:21 pm

UR-Update request. When you hit the map problem button on your phone, type a description of problem and it puts the flag on the Update map on the server.
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Re: Level 5 assistance needed in North East Ohio

Postby kuduboet » Sat Jan 19, 2013 4:15 pm

So if I understand correctly you want me to map error it when it is telling me to get back over into the local lanes when I am already in them>? Is that correct? What is a UR? Thanks for trying to help figure this out
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Re: Level 5 assistance needed in North East Ohio

Postby MisterMooCow » Fri Jan 18, 2013 3:13 pm

kuduboet wrote:So here it is, and as you can see Waze wanted to go left, I stayed right and interestingly it shows my route as staying to the right. But Waze definitely thought I was in the express lanes as it also prompted me 5 miles later to move back over to the right to get into the local lanes for my upcoming exit, so it must be a logic thing, as Waze actually could see I didn't follow it's path but never "recalculated" and adjusted the route based on my staying right in the local lanes?


OK, thanks for posting that-- unfortunately, it doesn't show the interesting part of your journey (the "5 miles later" part) and instead shows that waze was actually tracking you quite well into the local lanes. What we need is a UR (and tracks) where it's giving you instructions based on erroneous location.
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