Another Odd Route

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Re: Another Odd Route

Postby CBenson » Mon Mar 05, 2012 9:43 pm

MReiser4670 wrote:Damn! Here, try this. https://www.waze.com/editor/?zoom=9&lon ... s=61566856

Hmm. That can't be good. How did you find it?
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Re: Another Odd Route

Postby MReiser » Mon Mar 05, 2012 10:05 pm

CBenson wrote:
MReiser4670 wrote:Damn! Here, try this. https://www.waze.com/editor/?zoom=9&lon ... s=61566856

Hmm. That can't be good. How did you find it?


I just figured something had to be amiss with that junction so I pulled it apart (without saving it) and there it was.

That right turn w/ u-turn is actually the 3rd best route through that intersection. If you stay straight through to Pasadena Rd, there is a valid u-turn that could be made at Oak Ave. There has to be something that is keeping Waze from routing straight. The turns are also enabled with that segment too, but I have to imagine that little segment doesn't help matters.
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Re: Another Odd Route

Postby gettingthere » Mon Mar 05, 2012 10:30 pm

MReiser4670 wrote:Damn! Here, try this. https://www.waze.com/editor/?zoom=9&lon ... s=61566856


It would be valuable if Waze could find these and identify them as a Map Problem in WME. Much more value to identify this type of problem than a missing road in a Parking Lot or Gas Station...
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Re: Re: Another Odd Route

Postby MReiser » Tue Mar 06, 2012 12:03 am

gettingthere wrote:
It would be valuable if Waze could find these and identify them as a Map Problem in WME. Much more value to identify this type of problem than a missing road in a Parking Lot or Gas Station...


Agreed...these little extra road segments are nearly impossible to find otherwise. They seem to wreak havoc wherever they appear. Maybe we should name them gremlins?

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Re: Another Odd Route

Postby CBenson » Tue Mar 06, 2012 1:05 am

Thanks all. I've modified the intersection. I hope that solves the problem.
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Re: Another Odd Route

Postby CBenson » Wed Mar 07, 2012 2:16 am

MReiser4670 wrote:
CBenson wrote:How did you find it?


I just figured something had to be amiss with that junction so I pulled it apart (without saving it) and there it was.

I'm now finding little things like this a bunch of places where weird routing has been reported. That being said, I'm still not sure how you found this one. When I pull apart a junction without saving, the roads don't change - the orange lines just show the proposed changes until I save. I haven't figured out how to find things like this without tearing apart and saving.
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Re: Another Odd Route

Postby MReiser » Wed Mar 07, 2012 2:32 am

CBenson wrote:
MReiser4670 wrote:
CBenson wrote:How did you find it?


I just figured something had to be amiss with that junction so I pulled it apart (without saving it) and there it was.

I'm now finding little things like this a bunch of places where weird routing has been reported. That being said, I'm still not sure how you found this one. When I pull apart a junction without saving, the roads don't change - the orange lines just show the proposed changes until I save. I haven't figured out how to find things like this without tearing apart and saving.


What I usually do to find these little segments is I grab the junction and move it or I'll remove segments one at a time and look for odd routing arrows. If you drag the junction in different directions and then let go, you'll see the little stub sitting there in orange. I've found enough of these little segments to look for them any time I have an otherwise nonsensical route.
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Re: Another Odd Route

Postby CBenson » Wed Mar 07, 2012 2:44 am

Sounds good. I just haven't seen them in orange yet.
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Re: Another Odd Route

Postby CBenson » Wed Jul 18, 2012 11:09 am

So its been fixed for awhile, but its routing strangely again:
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Re: Another Odd Route

Postby CBenson » Sat Jul 21, 2012 9:54 am

Its now happening consistently.
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I have a hard time believing that the route is actually faster.
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