WME v1.6 release - (v169)

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Re: WME v1.6 release - (v169)

Postby jasonh300 » Tue Jul 29, 2014 5:33 pm

PesachZ wrote:He meant if your first stop is on a dead end segment


And that's exactly what I meant. Unless your stop is at the very end of that dead-end, there's no reason to continue to the end of the dead-end to turn around.

PesachZ wrote:That's exactly the information that need to refine the routing server. Could you please post the exact details that occurred to you (direction of travel, PL of the segment it asked you to turn at, etc), so Waze can fine tune their algorithm to prevent it in the future


I submitted the info via a form a couple of weeks ago.

"Turn around when safe" or something similar is the best solution to any situation like this, whether it's dead-end U-turns or the need to make a U-turn on an unsplit road. That's how every other GPS and navigation app does it, and it works fine.
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Re: WME v1.6 release - (v169)

Postby redviper26 » Wed Jul 30, 2014 1:06 pm

Dave2084 wrote:This whole conversation is at odds with the understanding the UK Champs have regarding dead end U-Turns.

The UK Champs asked Waze to run a job a few months ago which disabled every dead end U-Turn in the UK. It soon became evident that (misguided) users would enable them again and re-introduce the routing errors that come with them since the Waze client has no U-Turn instruction. This is one of the reasons (if not the main reason) behind the disabling of U-Turns on a dead end node in WME.



The situation in the UK is unique, and we did disable U-turns there following the community's request. For other countries, U-turns should be left as they are, and we intend to enable them in the future.

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Re: WME v1.6 release - (v169)

Postby Dave2084 » Wed Jul 30, 2014 7:32 pm

redviper26 wrote:The situation in the UK is unique, and we did disable U-turns there following the community's request. For other countries, U-turns should be left as they are, and we intend to enable them in the future.


Thanks Noam, that adds a lot of clarity to the situation. :)
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Re: WME v1.6 release - (v169)

Postby paulkok_my » Fri Aug 01, 2014 3:54 am

Is there any updates being done now for WME? WME allows me to save but it seems that the edit is not saved.
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Re: WME v1.6 release - (v169)

Postby LeighGr » Fri Aug 01, 2014 3:58 am

I'm having the same problem. Was just looking for a place to ask the same question. I'm guessing it's a ROW server issue.
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Re: WME v1.6 release - (v169)

Postby paulkok_my » Fri Aug 01, 2014 4:38 am

That was fast. WME edits can now be saved on my side. :mrgreen:
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Re: WME v1.6 release - (v169)

Postby Pizuz » Sun Aug 03, 2014 2:39 pm

Did anyone else notice that sometimes when updating segment properties, WME sets elevation to null (blank field)? I haven't been able to find out how exactly to reproduce this, maybe there's a problem in connection with the toolbox, the validator or the junction node fixer.

Did anyone else notice this?

EDIT: Disabling Junction Node Fixer (Tampermonkey version) seems to fix the issue.
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Re: WME v1.6 release - (v169)

Postby qwaletee » Sun Aug 03, 2014 9:31 pm

Pizuz wrote:Did anyone else notice that sometimes when updating segment properties, WME sets elevation to null (blank field)? I haven't been able to find out how exactly to reproduce this, maybe there's a problem in connection with the toolbox, the validator or the junction node fixer.

Did anyone else notice this?

EDIT: Disabling Junction Node Fixer (Tampermonkey version) seems to fix the issue.


This was brought up a while back. The elevation is not actually changed to null -- if you save and reload, you'll see it still has the correct value.
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Re: WME v1.6 release - (v169)

Postby Pizuz » Sun Aug 03, 2014 9:32 pm

Good to know. Thanks.
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Re: WME v1.6 release - (v169)

Postby Olestas » Sun Aug 03, 2014 9:48 pm

GPS points are becoming old in Latvia. Some places are not updated for a year or two... Where can we request update for GPS points layer?
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