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Re: Road Shields

Postby seriousarsonist » Mon Jul 07, 2014 7:28 pm

David,

As per our PM convo,

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Runway is the yellow cross and the railway is the Bangor Line running along side of the A2
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Re: Road Shields

Postby Timbones » Mon Jul 07, 2014 8:35 pm

seriousarsonist wrote:Runway is the yellow cross and the railway is the Bangor Line running along side of the A2

Already disappeared from the latest beta version, just out now.
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Re: Road Shields

Postby seriousarsonist » Mon Jul 07, 2014 8:41 pm

Timbones wrote:
seriousarsonist wrote:Runway is the yellow cross and the railway is the Bangor Line running along side of the A2

Already disappeared from the latest beta version, just out now.


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Re: Road Shields

Postby davidg666 » Tue Jul 08, 2014 8:39 am

Hi Pip,
seriousarsonist wrote:As per our PM convo,

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Runway is the yellow cross and the railway is the Bangor Line running along side of the A2

I believe you now - or, at least, I believe that you were able to see runways and railways in the client :)

When I looked with my client locally, up at Belfast and across at York, I didn't see a single railway line :(

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Re: Road Shields

Postby davidg666 » Tue Aug 26, 2014 8:49 am

Good news everybody: as you may already have noticed, road shields have started showing up here this morning for motorways, N- roads and R- roads.

Timbones: thank you for arranging this with Waze HQ!

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Re: Road Shields

Postby Timbones » Tue Aug 26, 2014 9:08 pm

Ah good. I don't seem to be able to see them from here.

Are they to your liking?
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Re: Road Shields

Postby davidg666 » Wed Aug 27, 2014 1:41 pm

Timbones wrote:Ah good. I don't seem to be able to see them from here.

Oddly, I wasn't able to see the UK road shields either when I tried to see what they looked on my phone from here.

The shields here only started to show up yesterday when new tiles were downloaded.

Timbones wrote:Are they to your liking?

Oh yes! I wasn't expecting the little motorway symbol on the shields for motorways; this is a nice touch.

My only complaint (if you can call it that :) ) is with the shields for N- roads, which should have a green background with yellow text (Google Maps seems to have it right though). In Waze they look like a teal or turquoise background with white text.

This photo from Wikipedia or this one gives a good idea of what the colour should be like for N- road shields.

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Re: Road Shields

Postby Timbones » Thu Aug 28, 2014 10:30 am

You get chopsticks? No fair!

Can you post a screenshot showing M and N roads, and I'll see if I can get them to tweak the colours...
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Re: Road Shields

Postby davidg666 » Thu Aug 28, 2014 10:39 am

Timbones wrote:You get chopsticks? No fair!

Is *that* what you call them!? :)

Timbones wrote:Can you post a screenshot showing M and N roads, and I'll see if I can get them to tweak the colours...

Yep; here we go - the N31 here shows the N-road shield:

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Re: Road Shields

Postby helvete666 » Thu Aug 28, 2014 3:54 pm

Is there anything I need to refresh to see the shields, my maps still don't have them.
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