Re: [OSM-dev] status/prognosis of Merkaator?

2019-10-28 Thread Ilya Zverev
28.10.2019 18:59, marc marc пишет: Le 28.10.19 à 15:29, Greg Troxel a écrit : Is Merkaator a reasonable choice for OSM editing, it terms of working with current APIs and preset notions? I never use it myself but accord to the stat, it's still in use in the top 10 of end-user editor.

Re: [OSM-dev] OSMand Live can steal your money

2018-01-12 Thread Ilya Zverev
I’d like to remind everyone that OsmAnd is an open app, with both mobile and webside code available on GitHub. The author would be grateful if anybody here updated the php code to use OAuth instead of login and password: https://github.com/osmandapp/osmandapp.github.io/tree/master/website

[OSM-dev] Wrong node ids in osmupdated planet

2017-10-11 Thread Ilya Zverev
Hi, I have downloaded a planet file around... March?.. and have been updating it using osmupdate 0.3H every two weeks or so. And now I've met a curious bug. Look at these way nodes: $ ./osmconvert planet-171009.o5m --out-osm | grep -A 3 '

Re: [OSM-dev] Planet file with preprocessed lines/polygons

2017-05-12 Thread Ilya Zverev
The answer hugely depends on your task. There is no such preprocessed geojson planet dump, because it would be huge and a pain to use. Most people use libosmium or pyosmium to scan through the features in an OSM file. You will get geometries and even reconstructed multipolygons. See

[OSM-dev] The EWG meeting is tomorrow

2017-03-27 Thread Ilya Zverev
Hi everyone, As you might know, the new Engineering Working Group is meeting every two weeks on Mumble. Read the meeting minutes on the wiki: https://wiki.osmfoundation.org/wiki/Working_Group_Minutes/EWG_2017-03-14 We are not discussing any software development, but trying to help current and

Re: [OSM-dev] OpenStreetMap accepted for this year's GSoC

2017-02-28 Thread Ilya Zverev
Hi, There was a misunderstanding concerning the new Engineering Working Group. We had that group for a while, it discussed a lot of engineering topics, became a group for programmers and fizzled out two years ago. The new EWG is not the same group. Programmers will have nothing to do on it.

Re: [OSM-dev] Querying for non-native characters in name field

2017-01-29 Thread Ilya Zverev
Try this one: http://overpass-turbo.eu/s/lAf Though I'm not sure why it doesn't catch all the weird Icelandic characters. See this post for better option, although in development: http://www.openstreetmap.org/user/mmd/diary/40197 IZ 29.01.2017 20:43, Jóhannes Birgir Jensson пишет: One side

[josm-dev] How do I edit big relations and detailed contours now that XML style is removed?

2016-03-28 Thread Ilya Zverev
Hi, Two weeks ago XML style and the corresponding infrastructure were removed from JOSM (see https://josm.openstreetmap.de/ticket/12282). I was a frequent user of that style, because it is much faster than the MapCSS one. Especially when there are hundreds thousands of nodes in a view. Today

[OSM-dev] A new reverter

2016-02-21 Thread Ilya Zverev
Hi everyone, If you needed to revert a changeset and thought, all tools seem quite complex, I've got you another one. It is just a python script with no dependences on third-party libraries or frameworks. https://github.com/Zverik/simple-revert Just do a git clone and use it (responsibly!)

Re: [OSM-dev] Unsigned 32 bit node numbers in applications

2016-02-18 Thread Ilya Zverev
Thanks for the reminder, I've updated http://textual.ru/64/ with a new countdown. As http://wiki.openstreetmap.org/wiki/64-bit_Identifiers states, most applications have switched to 64-bit ids. Among the exceptions seems to be OSRM (unsigned ints). IZ > 9 февр. 2016 г., в 10:05, Andrew Hain

Re: [OSM-dev] Using native social SDK for signing in to OSM on mobile

2015-12-28 Thread Ilya Zverev
reetmap-website/issues/894 for a > longish discussion. > > Simon > > Am 24.12.2015 um 15:58 schrieb Greg Troxel: >> Ilya Zverev <i...@zverev.info> >> writes: >> >> >>> This can be made a part of a policy for allowing apps to use OSM &g

Re: [OSM-dev] Using native social SDK for signing in to OSM on mobile

2015-12-28 Thread Ilya Zverev
p. IZ > 24 дек. 2015 г., в 17:58, Greg Troxel <g...@ir.bbn.com> написал(а): > > > Ilya Zverev <i...@zverev.info> writes: > >> This can be made a part of a policy for allowing apps to use OSM >> official social accounts. > > Can you explain what yo

Re: [OSM-dev] Using native social SDK for signing in to OSM on mobile

2015-12-28 Thread Ilya Zverev
> 25 дек. 2015 г., в 8:36, Ineiev <ine...@gnu.org> написал(а): > > On Thu, Dec 24, 2015 at 01:55:06PM +0300, Ilya Zverev wrote: >> My answer is, absolutely. If a random person walking with their phone adds >> opening hours or marks a shop closed, I don't care if she/h

Re: [OSM-dev] Using native social SDK for signing in to OSM on mobile

2015-12-24 Thread Ilya Zverev
My answer is, absolutely. If a random person walking with their phone adds opening hours or marks a shop closed, I don't care if she/he is a part of community or not. Having them logged in with an OSM account makes them contactable, and that's all we need. I think it's time to stop taking OSM

[OSM-dev] Using native social SDK for signing in to OSM on mobile

2015-12-23 Thread Ilya Zverev
Hi everyone, Suppose I'm working on a mobile editor for iOS and Android. You can't edit anything without signing in, so first a user has to enter their login and password. If they are not registered in OSM, too bad: the registration workflow is overly complex for mobile. One has to enter

[OSM-dev] Registering on osm.org with a social account

2015-11-12 Thread Ilya Zverev
Hi everyone, We at maps.me (well, me alone for now) are looking into simplifying OSM sign up process on mobile devices. As you know, the current process, which involves opening a browser, then opening a mail app, then opening a browser again, then returning to an app and entering credentials

[josm-dev] IDE files in plugins svn

2015-03-15 Thread Ilya Zverev
Hi, Why do some people keep adding NetBeans' nbproject and/or Eclipse's .settings+.classpath+.project to most plugins? I've always considered it a bad behaviour and added these to svn ignore list. Now for some of my plugins I get tree conflicts, because while I didn't check in my nbproject,

Re: [josm-dev] JOSM graphics contest

2014-11-26 Thread Ilya Zverev
colors appropriately. IZ On 11/26/2014 07:27 PM, Martin Koppenhoefer wrote: 2014-11-25 13:10 GMT+01:00 Ilya Zverev i...@zverev.info mailto:i...@zverev.info: Is it me, or Clear and Dark variants from Diamond00744 look exactly the same? the dark version has less saturation in the colors

Re: [josm-dev] JOSM graphics contest

2014-11-25 Thread Ilya Zverev
Vincent Privat wrote: Hi, I have updated the wiki page: http://josm.openstreetmap.de/wiki/LogoContest#FinalphaseOctober-November2014 to show latest work of our two finalists. The winner will be announced soon and the new logo will be used for the next tested release :) Is it me, or Clear

[OSM-dev] load-osm.sh

2014-10-13 Thread Ilya Zverev
Paul Norman wrote: On 10/12/2014 2:49 PM, Ilya Zverev wrote: Hi! Yesterday I had a simple task: there is a rendering server, which is not to be minutely updated. So its PostgreSQL database doesn't need temporary slim tables. But I cannot import an extract without creating those, so basically I

[OSM-dev] load-osm.sh

2014-10-12 Thread Ilya Zverev
Hi! Yesterday I had a simple task: there is a rendering server, which is not to be minutely updated. So its PostgreSQL database doesn't need temporary slim tables. But I cannot import an extract without creating those, so basically I can import 3 times less data than possible. The solution is

[OSM-dev] MapBox imagery in the offset database

2014-07-15 Thread Ilya Zverev
Hi! Recently someone changed MapBox Imagery URL in JOSM, which resulted in different keys for the same imagery in imagery offset database. This prompted me to create a distinct id for mapbox imagery. The regular expression for matching URL is tiles\.mapbox\.com/v[3-9]/openstreetmap\.map. All

Re: [OSM-dev] Munitely updated regional osm2pgsql database

2014-07-03 Thread Ilya Zverev
sly (sylvain letuffe) wrote: and since diffs are only available for the whole planet FYI, that isn't true anymore : http://wiki.openstreetmap.org/wiki/Planet.osm/diffs#Regionally_limited_diffs Geofabrik is providing daily diffs for any subregion you can imagine ...daily diffs. And, e.g. just

[OSM-dev] Munitely updated regional osm2pgsql database

2014-07-02 Thread Ilya Zverev
Hi! I think it's unfair that the entry level to producing OSM tiles is prohibitively high: you cannot just install postgis/mapnik/mod_tile on a $10 vps and have minutely updated country tiles. There certainly won't be enough memory to run osm2pgsql, and since diffs are only available for the whole

[OSM-dev] Area data type -- again!

2014-06-25 Thread Ilya Zverev
Tobias Knerr wrote: / Malcolm Herring wrote: // My other wish is that disjunct outers be dis-allowed. Where multiple // complete areas need to be associated, then this is the proper use of // relations. / +1 / Why? How would you draw an administrative district with an exclave? / A relation

[OSM-dev] Area data type -- again!

2014-06-24 Thread Ilya Zverev
Hi all! There has been no discussion of areas since November 2012, and the last EWG meeting made me think of them for some reason. I believe a proper area type can be done, and it would nicely represent every kind of areas — from simple buildings to the coastline. Please see

Re: [OSM-dev] Area data type -- again!

2014-06-24 Thread Ilya Zverev
steggink at steggink.org wrote: Can you please explain how ways referencing areas work? Preferably with some illustrations. Either I don't get it, or it doesn't make sense. The way as I see it now you'll get some closed loops along/inside ways. I've made a visual example:

Re: [OSM-dev] Area data type -- again!

2014-06-24 Thread Ilya Zverev
Malcolm Herring wrote: I don't like this proposal because the structure is made up of nodes rather than ways. This will make for extremely tedious construction as well as create much more data. Also it is too different from the existing multipolygon method of creating generic area geometries.

[OSM-dev] List parent objects in OSM XML produced by API

2014-06-23 Thread Ilya Zverev
Hi! I've just opened this ticket, in which I propose to include parent / tags to objects returned by OSM API which were requested individually (not with map call): https://github.com/openstreetmap/openstreetmap-website/issues/768 The tag would allow editors to warn users when they delete or

Re: [OSM-dev] Tiles provider

2014-03-27 Thread Ilya Zverev
Hi. Of course tile providers do not want you to bulk download tiles. Tiles are not static images, but generated on every request, which places a load on CPU and disk drives. Simply displaying a map in web browsers is bearable, because number of tiles requested is low. What you want is around 7-10

Re: [OSM-dev] Tiles provider

2014-03-26 Thread Ilya Zverev
Vince Berubey: Hi,To download the tiles from level 0 to 17 from a US state, is the only option to have an offline tiles server? Is there a company allowing you to do bulk downloading of tiles? The best option in my opinion is installing postgresql and mapnik on a local machine, and then

[OSM-dev] BigMap 2

2014-02-14 Thread Ilya Zverev
Hi! For a long time there was only one reasonable tool to download and stitch map tiles into an image: Frederik's BigMap script. Sadly it suffered from some little design problems, which meant I had to fix generated perl scripts by hand every time. Today I have released BigMap 2:

[OSM-dev] GPX Planet extracts

2013-04-22 Thread Ilya Zverev
Hi! GPX Planet extracts are nearly ready: http://zverik.osm.rambler.ru/gps/files/extracts/index.html Extracts for Germany regions are still being processed, I hope to upload them by tomorrow morning (Thursday in the worst case). All other files are complete. You can use those extracts of

Re: [josm-dev] josm/jmapviewer / tilecache / single directory

2013-04-04 Thread Ilya Zverev
Hi! I'd like to point out that akks is currently working on a plugin to store tile cache in a database file: https://trac.openstreetmap.org/browser/subversion/applications/editors/josm/plugins/imagerycache He'd be glad to receive bug reports and general testing results. Post them in this

[OSM-dev] Imagery Offset Database beta-testing

2013-03-25 Thread Ilya Zverev
Hi! I have been working on the imagery offset database JOSM plugin, and now it seems to be finished. The same could be said for the server. The documentation is here: http://wiki.openstreetmap.org/wiki/Imagery_Offset_Database (my English seems to have degraded, so please fix any grammar

Re: [OSM-dev] Reminder: Node 32-bit exhaustion

2013-02-07 Thread Ilya Zverev
Stephan Knauss wrote: could you give details about a use case where mapnik needs the osm_id? The official styles do not contain a reference to osm_id, it's an internal thing in the database. Or is it going into using osm directly as a datasource instead of postrgres? While it is possible

Re: [OSM-dev] Reminder: Node 32-bit exhaustion

2013-02-07 Thread Ilya Zverev
Andrew M. Bishop wrote: If using the standard toolchain of osm2psql, postgresql and mapnik what is the minimum software versions that are needed to continue creating maps after ids reach 2^31-1? I doubt that mapnik's handling of 32bit ids would in any way affect OSM rendering. So you can

[osmosis-dev] 32-bit limit in IdTrackers

2013-02-06 Thread Ilya Zverev
Hi! As some of you have read (http://lists.openstreetmap.org/pipermail/dev/2013-February/026495.html), in three days node ids are expected to surpass 2147483647, and this method

Re: [OSM-dev] Reminder: Node 32-bit exhaustion

2013-02-06 Thread Ilya Zverev
Andrew M. Bishop wrote: Since 2^31 nodes will make older versions of some software unusable and 2^32 nodes will make other versions unusable it would be helpful to have a wiki page to record this information. I think that most useful would be a table of the minimum version of each piece of

[OSM-dev] WHODIDIT

2012-11-12 Thread Ilya Zverev
I tweaked Zverik's WHODIDIT script to speed-up the queries. These performance improvements are mainly due to the usage of a spatial index in the database. Did you benchmark it against old version? Is the performance worth doubling the index size and using spatial extensions? To my shame, I

[josm-dev] JOSM Plugin no_more_mapping

2012-10-20 Thread Ilya Zverev
Hi. Paul got it right, I've made this plugin just because there has to be an option. It even counted days without mapping. My record is a week. As for installing without reading, I've made all the precautions possible. There was a big warning in plugin list, standing-out red icon and

[josm-dev] Hi to all plugin maintainers!

2012-03-03 Thread Ilya Zverev
Not a day without surprise: one of josm-tested users has been greeted with the following message: CommandLine plugin needs JOSM version 4980, and you have 4878. It turns out, most plugins in osm svn had their minimal versions updated to 4980, which is greater that josm-tested version.

Re: [josm-dev] Shortcuts

2012-02-17 Thread Ilya Zverev
For example, most drawing shortcuts - A, S, Q, X and W until recently - are situated in the left part of the keyboard. So mapping is one hand on those keys, and right hand on a mouse. Now those shortcuts have started to spread to all of the keyboard, dramatically increasing mileage of finger

Re: [josm-dev] Shortcuts

2012-02-16 Thread Ilya Zverev
Saying at any time in the future, the josm core can take over existing plugins shortcuts because we find it so cute and plugins will have to accept it (1) is another one. This is a kind of arrongance and disrespect of JOSM plugins users and devs. We did setup a shortcut collection page

[josm-dev] Shortcuts

2012-02-16 Thread Ilya Zverev
Hi. The problem with shortcuts is that they all are in unordered mess. And the only way to fix that is to establish a policy on shortcuts. And not we take whichever we like policy. It's more like doing a proper user experience testing. For example, most drawing shortcuts - A, S, Q, X and W

[josm-dev] Dynamic buttons in side menus

2011-10-15 Thread Ilya Zverev
Hi! I've read http://www.openstreetmap.org/user/Pieren/diary/15098 and it seems that many people share an opinion that dynamic buttons are better turned off. After I installed @4512, I was rather stunned: what? where? It is hard to plan mouse movements when there is no destination visible. And