Creeping ever closer

Nicholas Clark nick at
Wed Aug 23 11:08:42 BST 2006

On Wed, Aug 23, 2006 at 10:57:31AM +0100, Adrian Howard wrote:

> The problem I've had with this one (but only very occasionally) is  
> that it gives routes that exist in reality (the trains go between the  
> various stations at the times it says) but you can't actually get  
> legal tickets for that particular combination of trains. Bizarre but  
> true.

The old Railtrack planner back in the mid 90s did that. (Both the online
version, and the Windows version). I suspect that they all can, unless
they're also programmed with the fare rules.

Nicholas Clark

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