Re: [OSM-talk-be] Vernielde uitkijktoren

2020-08-16 Thread Marc Gemis
De huidige tag aanpassen naar disused:= Dus bv. disused:man_made=tower eventueel aanvullen met ruins=yes mvg m On Sun, Aug 16, 2020 at 7:12 PM TrailGhost via Talk-be wrote: > > Gegroet OSM, > > Na een tijdje niet meer op OpenStreetMap geweest te zijn toch maar opnieuw > een account aangemaakt

Re: [OSM-talk] Facebook acquires crowdsourced mapping company Mapillary

2020-06-28 Thread Marc Gemis
On Sun, Jun 28, 2020 at 10:48 PM Mark Wagner wrote: > Distributed storage is one of those things that sounds good, but > nobody's figured out how to make it actually work well. I also wonder about privacy and security in a distributed system. Will the distributed system only contain the blurred

Re: [OSM-talk] Facebook acquires crowdsourced mapping company Mapillary

2020-06-21 Thread Marc Gemis
> * The CIA World Factbook says there are about 64 000 000 km of roads in > the world. > * Google Street View takes 100 photos per km. > * A photosphere from my tablet, compressed using WebP at 50% quality > takes 2.7 MB. I doubt the CIA number takes into account paths and tracks. Mapillary

Re: [OSM-talk-be] privacy ed

2020-05-16 Thread Marc Gemis
at, May 16, 2020 at 12:55 PM Midgard wrote: > > On Fri, May 15, 2020, 19:38 Marc Gemis wrote: > > Taking pictures of people is not a problem, it's what you do with them > > afterwards that is important. > Op vr 15 mei 2020 22:51 schreef Sander Deryckere : > > Taking a

Re: [OSM-talk-be] privacy ed

2020-05-15 Thread Marc Gemis
t; Op vr 15 mei 2020 20:33 schreef Jo : > >> Not only their faces, also license plates. And if you're doing it >> manually maybe also stickers with recognisable information. >> >> Jo >> >> On Fri, May 15, 2020, 19:38 Marc Gemis wrote: >> >>>

Re: [OSM-talk-be] privacy ed

2020-05-15 Thread Marc Gemis
Hello, I see no difference between contributing to OpenStreetMap via JOSM and iD or StreetComplete. Mapping a house, street, waste bin, etc. will not break any privacy. We do not map the names of the inhabitants of a house. Mapping items from someone's garden based on aerial imagery might be on

Re: [OSM-talk-be] Patlatch (was Weggetje verdwenen, hoe terug ?)

2020-05-13 Thread Marc Gemis
Karel, Ik dacht dat de ontwikkelaar van Potlatch bezig was met een stand-alone versie. dwz dat je het niet meer in de browser kan gebruiken, maar dat je nog wel met je vertrouwde editor verder kan. mvg m. On Wed, May 13, 2020 at 10:57 AM Karel Adams wrote: > > :) ikke, want Potlatch is het

Re: [OSM-talk-ie] Why is Billy parish in Antrim shown as in Athlone Municipal District?

2020-04-28 Thread Marc Gemis
Brian, I looked at https://nominatim.openstreetmap.org/details.php?osmtype=R=10993573=boundary Normally this allows me to understand why a certain admin hierarchy is returned. In this case, I do not understand why the distance is 0.1746 for the Athlone Municipal District. It seems to be the

Re: [OSM-talk-ie] Why is Billy parish in Antrim shown as in Athlone Municipal District?

2020-04-28 Thread Marc Gemis
it should be returned when the object is outside. => it should NOT be returned when the object is outside On Tue, Apr 28, 2020 at 3:16 PM Marc Gemis wrote: > > Brian, > > I looked at > https://nominatim.openstreetmap.org/details.php?osmtype=R=10993573=boundary > No

Re: [OSM-talk-be] Telenav Mapping Project

2020-04-22 Thread Marc Gemis
Hallo Adrian, thanks for reaching out before starting the project. Just like the others here, I wonder how bad the situation is in Brussels in your eyes. Do you have an overview of the wrong/missing data that you will try to fix? Do you have a list of sources that you will use to correct those

Re: [OSM-talk-be] Bunkers

2020-03-17 Thread Marc Gemis
are you sure it's not building=bunker abandoned:military=bunker ? my reasoning is: it's still a building, but no longer a military installation. m. On Tue, Mar 17, 2020 at 5:16 PM Lionel Giard wrote: > > For abandonned (historic) military bunker, the correct mapping is : > -

Re: [OSM-talk-be] RFC: explicit tagging of 'Jaagpaden'

2020-03-03 Thread Marc Gemis
gt; historic usage) but not with 'towpath=yes', but this is very subject to >> change. We might even consider `towpath=no` (with a note clarifying this >> is legally _not_ a 'jaagpad') or `legal:towpath=no` or something similar. >> >> Another thought: if we are about using 'towpat

Re: [OSM-talk-be] RFC: explicit tagging of 'Jaagpaden'

2020-03-03 Thread Marc Gemis
rifying this > is legally _not_ a 'jaagpad') or `legal:towpath=no` or something similar. > > Another thought: if we are about using 'towpath=yes' to reflect the > legal status, I'm doubting that there is no better tag scheme for this. > > > Kind regards, Pieter

Re: [OSM-talk-be] #equalstreetnames

2020-03-03 Thread Marc Gemis
Hello Seppe thanks a lot for sharing this information. I do like the project (despite my comments on obtaining the data before the start) because: - it uses my 2 favourite crowd-sourced open data projects - it really requires both projects to create the map - Open Street Maps (sic) is not only

Re: [OSM-talk-be] RFC: explicit tagging of 'Jaagpaden'

2020-03-03 Thread Marc Gemis
I'm fine with explicitly mapping them. Isn't service=towpath strange on a way that is not tagged as highway=service? (but you know that I think they should have been mapped as highway=service in the first place, but this is not the case) So it's meant for all those that are explicitly signed as

Re: [OSM-talk-be] 17/02: Towards Equal Street Names with Open Data

2020-02-10 Thread Marc Gemis
> About the geocoding. If I look at the street in my JOSM, then create a node > somewhere in the center of it and then add the coordinates of that node to > Wikidata, did I violate any rights? If it does, we could use Urbis data to > source coordinates for the whereabouts of the street. I'm not

Re: [OSM-talk-be] 17/02: Towards Equal Street Names with Open Data

2020-02-05 Thread Marc Gemis
As I wrote on Riot, I do hope this event will not copy geocoded data from OSM into Wikidata, I think this violates https://wiki.openstreetmap.org/wiki/Open_Data_License/Geocoding_-_Guideline Please let me know if I'm wrong. regards m. On Tue, Feb 4, 2020 at 12:08 PM Jo wrote: > > Hi, > > I did

Re: [Talk-de] w...@noreply.openstreetmap.org

2020-01-14 Thread Marc Gemis
Sorry for the English, feel free to reply in German Is it possible that the mail contains a footer with a number of links at the bottom? Messages send via the osm-website contain links to bring you to your IN-messages on the osm.org website. regards m On Tue, Jan 14, 2020 at 2:58 PM Markus

Re: [OSM-talk] [Tagging] nomoj de internaciaj objektoj / nazwy obiektów międzynarodowych / names of international objects

2020-01-12 Thread Marc Gemis
Tomek, My mother tongue is Dutch. The second language I learned in school was French. Then English. I can follow discussions in German as well. But I'm not going to learn Esperanto, Polish, etc. anymore. I'm too old for that. I'm also not going to follow links to some sites that I don't know to

Re: [OSM-talk] mapping outside Europe

2020-01-08 Thread Marc Gemis
e resistance. regards m. On Wed, Jan 8, 2020 at 8:57 AM Mateusz Konieczny wrote: > > 7 Jan 2020, 20:53 by ma...@anche.no: > > On 07/01/2020 14:38, Marc Gemis wrote: > > Since OSM is a do-ocracy, do not complain, but write the wiki page you > want to see > > > that'

Re: [Diversity-talk] Diversity 2020 Article

2020-01-07 Thread Marc Gemis
Would a Code of Conduct also apply to social media that are not controlled by OSM/OSMF? E.g. Twitter is currently used by a certain part of the community to ridicule and criticize people writing on the mailing lists. regards m. On Wed, Jan 8, 2020 at 1:16 AM Clifford Snow wrote: > >

Re: [OSM-talk] mapping outside Europe

2020-01-07 Thread Marc Gemis
> a more important issue (I would call it "mapping outside Europe", hence > the subject) is for me each and every (photo)graphic explanation of the > tagging values. take `highway` > (https://wiki.openstreetmap.org/wiki/Key:highway). text are fine, > really, but the associated pictures seem all

Re: [OSM-talk] [Tagging] nomoj de internaciaj objektoj / nazwy obiektów międzynarodowych / names of international objects

2020-01-06 Thread Marc Gemis
So isn't the only conclusion that you can make that pre-rendered tiles fail as soon as one needs to serve a multi-language audience? Wouldn't the best technical solution be vector tiles (or another technology) and let the end-user choose in which language the names are displayed? Removing the

Re: [OSM-talk-be] 500 defibrillators gemapillariseerd

2019-12-29 Thread Marc Gemis
> We zijn echter maar met 2 mappers die de AEDs serieus nemen. Er zijn zelfs > mappers die om elitaire redenen geen foto willen nemen en liever mensen laten > sterven. Kunnen we dit provocerend gedrag aub achterwege laten ? prettige feestdagen iedereen m.

Re: [OSM-talk-be] Tagging proposal for cycling highways (Fietssnelwegen)

2019-12-23 Thread Marc Gemis
I would assume that something like cycle.travel will compute a bicycle-friendly route for the missing parts if all streets are mapped properly with max speed, cycleways, surfaces, etc. There is indeed no need/justification to map personal preferences/suggestions. If the routes calculated by

Re: [OSM-talk-be] Tagging proposal for cycling highways (Fietssnelwegen)

2019-12-11 Thread Marc Gemis
> Tagging scheme > > I'd actually go for `cycle_network=BE:cycle_highway`, as cycle_network > normally has a country prefix. Because most (all?) of them are already > tagged, we could simply update the tagging all at once. I'll do that next > week, unless a better proposal or good reason not

Re: [OSM-talk] tagtransform for OSM - An effort make tagging and using OSM data easier; bridging different worlds together

2019-12-06 Thread Marc Gemis
What you describe is a rather trivial case. I agree that using OSM requires knowledge about all possible tagging methods. But even when you store all phone numbers as contact:phone in the database, all data consumers will still need to offer that data when people ask for phone. Especially in the

Re: [OSM-talk-be] Encrypted Message

2019-11-19 Thread Marc Gemis
Wijze woorden, Pieter ! m. ___ Talk-be mailing list Talk-be@openstreetmap.org https://lists.openstreetmap.org/listinfo/talk-be

Re: [OSM-talk-be] Overdreven gedetailleerde mapping ?

2019-11-18 Thread Marc Gemis
> > Een aansluitend vraagje: heeft het nog zin om iemand te wijzen op fouten die > 2, 3, 4, ... jaren geleden zijn gemaakt? Wat doen jullie? > normaal gezien probeer ik het probleem op te lossen zonder de ander te contacteren. Ook als het niet zo lang geleden is. ik contacteer alleen - als het

Re: [OSM-talk-be] Overdreven gedetailleerde mapping ? Exaggerated detailed mapping?

2019-11-09 Thread Marc Gemis
> And to be honest: I don't think OSM will really surpass commercial maps for > car navigation, because up to date traffic information is part of that. > I don't see how volunteers can arrange that quickly. In some countries (including Belgium) traffic information from the government is open

Re: [OSM-talk-be] Mapillary tip bij regen

2019-11-08 Thread Marc Gemis
On Thu, Nov 7, 2019 at 9:58 AM Jo wrote: > > Why would you press against the camera? To clean the lens. Even gently wiping over it would work against the motors of the gimbal I think. It seems that the one I have can cope with the duration of my walks. To be honest, I think that the pictures I

Re: [OSM-talk-be] Mapillary tip bij regen

2019-11-06 Thread Marc Gemis
Ik vrees een beetje voor mijn gimbal als ik dat doe. Voorlopig zie ik het maar als een test voor de object herkenning van Mapillary :-) Iemand ervaring met gimbals als je telkens weer opnieuw tegen de camera duwt ? (Anyone experience with gimbals when you keep pressing against the camera over and

Re: [OSM-talk-be] Road side parking ( Was Re: Overdreven gedetailleerde mapping ?)

2019-11-05 Thread Marc Gemis
:condtion=* to show > the roadside parking and condition of parking. :-) > > Kind Regards, > > Le mar. 5 nov. 2019 à 10:06, Marc Gemis a écrit : >> >> So for those 4 roadside parking spaces: https://osm.org/go/0EpBwBaxP?m= >> I have to split the road a couple of times,

[OSM-talk-be] Road side parking ( Was Re: Overdreven gedetailleerde mapping ?)

2019-11-05 Thread Marc Gemis
hat it is > roadside parking. But it is undocumented to use it that way. ^^ > > Le mar. 5 nov. 2019 à 08:42, Marc Gemis a écrit : >> >> Ik map soms ook parkeerplaatsen in een straat met enkel >> amenity=parking_space, omdat er geen parking (in de betekenis van >>

Re: [OSM-talk-be] Overdreven gedetailleerde mapping ?

2019-11-04 Thread Marc Gemis
n wordt de databank er ook echt niet > bruikbaarder op. Soit, 't is ook mijn eigen schuld omdat ik er anderen zelden > op aanspreek. En Jakka, jij bent zeker de ergste nog niet, verre van. > > StijnRR > > > Op maandag 4 november 2019 13:08:24 CET schreef Marc Gemis > : >

Re: [OSM-talk-be] Overdreven gedetailleerde mapping ?

2019-11-04 Thread Marc Gemis
> Wel pleit ik er voor een zeker 'gebiedje' dan wel op een gelijke maatstaf te > behandelen. Als je het doet, zorg dan dat je consequent bent, voor de wijk of > als het even kan je kleine gemeente. er is ook zoiets als "guerilla mapping"

Re: [OSM-talk-be] Overdreven gedetailleerde mapping ?

2019-11-04 Thread Marc Gemis
t; heel wat junk, en er is een gedefinieerde procedure om dat op te kuisen >> ("Article for Deletion"). Aan een dergelijke aanpak ontbreekt het bij >> OSM, en ik mis eraan. De huidige wollige aanpak kan nmbm niet blijven >> duren. Al dient het gezegd dat Wikipedia een encyclopedie m

Re: [OSM-talk-be] Overdreven gedetailleerde mapping ?

2019-11-04 Thread Marc Gemis
het gezegd dat Wikipedia een encyclopedie maakt, en dus > bewust en systematisch de lat hoog legt; en tegelijk veel zichtbaarder > is, en dus veel meer blootgesteld aan vandalisme, waardoor er veel meer > nood is aan procedures en strikte regels. > > Dank voor de openhartige en beleefde

Re: [OSM-talk-be] Overdreven gedetailleerde mapping ?

2019-11-02 Thread Marc Gemis
Ik sluit me volledig aan bij Jakka. Ieder mapt wat hij/zij wil. Het aantal parkeerplaatsen kan interessante info zijn, net zoals de exacte ligging (misschien voor slechtzienden die over het terrein moeten navigeren). Kleine bloemperken e.d. geven aan hoe groen een stad is. Zo zijn er misschien

Re: [OSM-talk-nl] JOSM plugin "Ga naar" ontwikkeling.

2019-10-07 Thread Marc Gemis
Je bedoelt zoiets als dit : https://wiki.openstreetmap.org/wiki/JOSM/Plugins/utilsplugin2#Use_custom_URL_.28Shift.2BH.29 ? mvg m On Thu, Oct 3, 2019 at 12:23 PM Allroads wrote: > > Hallo, > > Er is ondertussen veel data, die we mogen gebruiken voor mapping/tagging in > Openstreetmap. > Data,

Re: [OSM-talk-be] tags for prohibitory road signs in Belgium

2019-09-27 Thread Marc Gemis
On Wed, Sep 25, 2019 at 9:27 PM Stijn Rombauts via Talk-be wrote: > - A general remark that could be added: never follow the traffic signs > blindly when adding (access) tags: in some local authorities the one who has > to decide about traffic signs doesn't seem to know which sign to use where.

Re: [OSM-talk] mapbox, (Changeset Analyzer), whodidit

2019-09-24 Thread Marc Gemis
On Tue, Sep 24, 2019 at 4:47 AM 80hnhtv4agou--- via talk wrote: > > What are these for anyway, other than stalking ?, Quality assurance (QA). It helps more experienced mappers to see where new people add things. If they spot mistakes, they should engage in a friendly conversation via private

Re: [talk-au] What is a discussion brief?

2019-09-23 Thread Marc Gemis
Herbert, I'm very sorry, but I have no clue what you are trying to achieve with your series of complaints. At least I see them as complaints. it would be helpful to me, that you give a number of real examples where the documentation is lacking or wrong or ... I have the feeling you either do not

Re: [talk-au] topic A: the platform itself

2019-09-20 Thread Marc Gemis
Please allow me to share some experiences of moving to another platform we had in our community. In Belgium we moved from the mailing list to Matrix/Riot . Most active participants in the community made the move, but in the process we lost some people Matrix/Riot is good for short questions, but

Re: [OSM-talk] lines, drawing.

2019-09-20 Thread Marc Gemis
rawing on the web edit map. > > the colors on the edit map do not match the info page. > > the rail platform on the web edit page is gone. > > the rail platform on the page is gone. > > https://wiki.openstreetmap.org/wiki/File:Rendering-highway_railway_platform_area.png >

Re: [OSM-talk] lines, drawing.

2019-09-19 Thread Marc Gemis
Maybe a stupid question, but what has to be fixed on that page? Can you provide a bit more detail? On Thu, Sep 19, 2019 at 3:47 PM 80hnhtv4agou--- via talk wrote: > > can someone fix this page ? > > https://wiki.openstreetmap.org/wiki/LinesTab > ___ >

Re: [OSM-talk-ie] What are your 'must map' features?

2019-09-17 Thread Marc Gemis
> Inventory of Architectural Heritage and upload them to Commons: > www.wikilovesmonuments.ie > I'd love to see a lot of the more obscure images (that won't ever have a > dedicated article) be used! > > On Tue, 17 Sep 2019 at 14:53, Marc Gemis wrote: > >

Re: [OSM-talk-ie] What are your 'must map' features?

2019-09-17 Thread Marc Gemis
(although I do not map in Ireland): * turn:lanes and destination signs, I find this very useful when they are mapped. * wayside shrines (or listed buildings in general) with photos on Wikimedia Commons * dog parks m. On Tue, Sep 17, 2019 at 1:26 AM Colm Moore wrote: > > Hi, > > So, for

Re: [OSM-talk-be] hidden official path vs. unofficial by-pass : consensus?

2019-08-21 Thread Marc Gemis
Seems my opinion is different from the other Marc. AFAIK, the OSM consensus is to map what is on the ground, in this case only the by-pass. You could keep the "official" path, with some tag disused:highway or so, but IMHO, that is just clutter that makes it harder for others to edit. When your

Re: [OSM-talk-be] Ways with identical coordinates on top of each other

2019-08-08 Thread Marc Gemis
I assume OSM always has been a 2.5D map. I'm thinking about tunnels and bridges. To properly map them, we always needed the level tag. So any data consumer that creates a road network from OSM will need to have knowledge about the level tag. Of course, the example that you mention, of indoor

Re: [OSM-talk-nl] Hyperlink in window van een pointer werkt niet

2019-08-07 Thread Marc Gemis
Ik heb even gezocht op "leaflet keep popup up" en vond bv https://stackoverflow.com/questions/30649919/leaflet-keep-popup-open helpt dit ? mvg m On Wed, Aug 7, 2019 at 1:42 PM Jan Pieter de Groot wrote: > > Op mijn website heb ik een Openstreetmap kaart geplaatst met pointers >

Re: [OSM-talk] Isn't it nice to share?  | Re: Facebook mapping highways using AI in collaboration with OpenStreetMap

2019-08-02 Thread Marc Gemis
This "self appointed police of OSM" will probably question - how did those companies receive the data, under which copyright? - how did they geocode the POIs, using Google's geocoder ? (a big no-no) - how up-to-date is this data ? Will you reimport POIs that have been rightfully removed in OSM ?

Re: [OSM-talk] Ways divided by paint?

2019-07-03 Thread Marc Gemis
I agree that in this case I would tolerate it, but is it still allowed to turn from East Mineral avenue to the North-South, unclassified highway? If not, one should add turn restrictions. regards m On Wed, Jul 3, 2019 at 11:11 PM Tom Pfeifer wrote: > > On 03.07.2019 22:03, Jack Armstrong

Re: [Talk-at] Leider im Talk Forum

2019-06-27 Thread Marc Gemis
Is https://drive.google.com/file/d/1AgN1X6I9nA64syiHi6MKPdl5R-KXaRbO/view a violation of GDPR ? You publish names, email addresses and a website of people who probably did not give you the permission to do that. regards m ___ Talk-at mailing list

Re: [OSM-talk] mass iD validation arrives in NYC

2019-05-29 Thread Marc Gemis
I assume that that way (powerline) was downloaded because it also has nodes in the area you downloaded. JOSM will never complain about objects that are not downloaded. Powerline ways tend to be long, so the warning can easily be in another state, that is true. Furthermore, I thought that it is not

Re: [OSM-talk-be] bridge or tunnel?

2019-05-28 Thread Marc Gemis
is in a tunnel Again: exceptions will exist and they have to be seen as a rule of thumb, not a hard definition. On Wed, May 29, 2019 at 5:46 AM Marc Gemis wrote: > > AFAIK the tunnel=building_passage, this is not a tunnel, but using the > tunnel tag anyway. I guess the same is true for culvert

Re: [OSM-talk-be] bridge or tunnel?

2019-05-28 Thread Marc Gemis
bridge or tunnel without having to know in which > order roads, railways, etc. were constructed. > > So can someone can come up with a useful definition? > > Can I come up with a definition? I like the length/width ratio, the open > bridge(like) structure against a confin

Re: [OSM-talk-be] bridge or tunnel?

2019-05-28 Thread Marc Gemis
at 6:36 PM Marc Gemis wrote: > > I think there is a tunnel under the e34 between Antwerpen en Zelzate. There > used to be a level crossing which was removed and instead they created an > underground passage for it. > > M > > Op di 28 mei 2019 14:46 schreef Lionel Giard

Re: [OSM-talk-be] bridge or tunnel?

2019-05-28 Thread Marc Gemis
I think there is a tunnel under the e34 between Antwerpen en Zelzate. There used to be a level crossing which was removed and instead they created an underground passage for it. M Op di 28 mei 2019 14:46 schreef Lionel Giard : > @joost schouppe To me that's indeed a bridge, > as you see the

Re: [OSM-talk-be] bridge or tunnel?

2019-05-28 Thread Marc Gemis
I doubt one had to dig something for the road to pass under the railway. There is no "earth" between the road and the sky, only stuff that humans created, like concrete, stones and asphalt. So a bridge for me. I apply the rule: stand on the road, look up, which layers of material do you "see"

Re: [OSM-talk-be] save-the-internet - manifestaties nu zaterdag 23 maart

2019-03-23 Thread Marc Gemis
rouble... > https://www.openstreetmap.org/way/567560764 > > StijnRR > > Op vrijdag 22 maart 2019 15:12:07 CET schreef Marc Gemis > : > > > Mogelijks zou ook OpenStreetMap een filter moeten installeren om te > kijken dat de data die we uploaden niet onder een of andere copy

Re: [OSM-talk-be] save-the-internet - manifestaties nu zaterdag 23 maart

2019-03-22 Thread Marc Gemis
pport de ces propos de loi avec > OSM - quel contenu "copyrighted" pourrions-nous publier, sauf quelques > photographies? > > = > > > On 22/03/2019 13:14, Marc Gemis wrote: > > In Duitsland zijn er al verschillende manifestaties tegen article 13 > >

Re: [OSM-talk-be] save-the-internet - manifestaties nu zaterdag 23 maart

2019-03-22 Thread Marc Gemis
In Duitsland zijn er al verschillende manifestaties tegen article 13 geweest. Mocht je Duits verstaan, deze dame [1] voert al enkele maanden opositie tegen het wetsvoorstel dat alle websites zal verplichten een filter te installeren om te kijken of er geen inhoud met licentie wordt geupload.

Re: [OSM-talk-be] Looking how tagging "ijskelder"

2019-03-21 Thread Marc Gemis
There is a proposal for cellar entries that mentions icehouse: https://wiki.openstreetmap.org/wiki/Proposed_features/Tag:man_made%3Dcellar_entrance Just as with caves, it's easy to map the entrance, but harder to map the inside. m On Thu, Mar 21, 2019 at 1:05 PM Jakka wrote: > >

Re: [OSM-talk-ie] Proposed mechanical edit - elimination of old-style Wikipedia links in Ireland

2019-03-20 Thread Marc Gemis
> > you can find linked Wikipedia articles with slightly different subjects > > in different languages. > > All of these are yet more good reasons to tag with Wikidata, rather > than Wikipedia. From what I have heard there are sometimes (or often depending on the source) mismatches between the

Re: [OSM-talk-ie] Proposed mechanical edit - elimination of old-style Wikipedia links in Ireland

2019-03-20 Thread Marc Gemis
still not really happy with this, but hey, if this is what the majority wants, I'm not going to be a dissident. m. On Wed, Mar 20, 2019 at 12:45 PM wrote: > > How do I tag for this situation? > > How is 'the proper' language decided? > > Phil > > On Wednesday, 20 Marc

Re: [OSM-talk-ie] Proposed mechanical edit - elimination of old-style Wikipedia links in Ireland

2019-03-20 Thread Marc Gemis
The reply that I got more than a year ago when the Mapbox team was doing a similar quest, was that the Wikipedia pages for multiple languages are linked and that the data consumer should display the page in the proper language. m. On Wed, Mar 20, 2019 at 10:53 AM wrote: > > How do you intend to

Re: [talk-au] Correct way to tag pedestrian crossings with traffic signals

2019-03-19 Thread Marc Gemis
Hallo Thomas, I only use the second method. If I see the first one, I add the nodes for the crossings, tag them as in the second way and remove crossing=traffic_signals from the original node. regards m. On Tue, Mar 19, 2019 at 1:04 AM Thomas Manson wrote: > > I am trying to determine the

Re: [Talk-GB] More imagery

2019-03-07 Thread Marc Gemis
Even before the Belgian local chapter was formed, some community member(s) wrote to AIV (Flemish agency for information) [1] whether we could use their aerial imagery for tracing. We got that permission. Similar requests were made to the other regions in Belgium. It does not really matter whether

Re: [OSM-talk-be] how to create a 'ready-to-print' city map from OSM

2019-03-06 Thread Marc Gemis
As Jo wrote labelling will be difficult. Did you consider to create 2 maps, one in French and one in Dutch? (and perhaps one in German). Is there a particular reason to create a bi-lingual map? m. On Wed, Mar 6, 2019 at 9:53 AM PONCELET Nadia (Firebru) wrote: > > Hello everyone, > > > > I would

Re: [OSM-talk-be] JOSM shared boundary of area

2019-03-06 Thread Marc Gemis
I think I have only seen a warning with landcover areas, as JOSM does not really know that type of objects. What are the tags you place on the "boundary"? You will never see this warning on 2 connected buildings. If you are mapping admin boundaries, you should use relations and have the common

Re: [OSM-talk] We need to have a conversation about attribution

2019-03-01 Thread Marc Gemis
> > I am the copyright owner of my edits. You are the owner of yours. > > I don't recall ever giving the OSMF authority to act as my agent. Did you? You probably agreed to https://wiki.osmfoundation.org/wiki/Licence/Contributor_Terms, not ? m. ___

[OSM-talk-be] Fwd: Vraag workshop OSM voor Pasar GPS-trefdag van 19 oktober 2019

2019-02-01 Thread Marc Gemis
Hallo, is er iemand geïnteresseerd om hier een voordacht te gaan geven ? mvg m -- Forwarded message - From: Alain Segers Date: Mon, Jan 14, 2019 at 5:23 PM Subject: Vraag workshop OSM voor Pasar GPS-trefdag van 19 oktober 2019 To: commun...@osm.be Beste, Met

Re: [OSM-talk-be] Status GRB-import tool ?

2019-01-24 Thread Marc Gemis
gen > aanpassen en dan worden ze vanzelf weggegooid voordat er data naar de server > gaat. > > mvg, > > Jo > > > On Thu, Jan 24, 2019 at 8:13 PM Marc Gemis wrote: >> >> Hallo Denis, >> >> Ik had gehoopt dat iemand die dichter betrokken is

Re: [OSM-talk-be] Status GRB-import tool ?

2019-01-24 Thread Marc Gemis
Hallo Denis, Ik had gehoopt dat iemand die dichter betrokken is bij de ontwikkeling tijd zou hebben om je te beantwoorden, maar ze hebben het misschien te druk momenteel. Ik zal dan maar proberen te de situatie te schetsen: - de import mailing list had niet echt bezwaren, dus die hindernis is

Re: [talk-au] Our work in last two weeks

2019-01-21 Thread Marc Gemis
t just reports that geometry is not logical. > > On Mon, Jan 21, 2019 at 4:21 PM Marc Gemis wrote: > >> Why does a split make any difference ? Is this a "special" feature of the >> QA-tool you are using ? >> The QA tool should understand that the sharp U-turn is no

Re: [talk-au] Our work in last two weeks

2019-01-21 Thread Marc Gemis
Why does a split make any difference ? Is this a "special" feature of the QA-tool you are using ? The QA tool should understand that the sharp U-turn is not the only route one can follow. m. On Mon, Jan 21, 2019 at 10:58 AM Nemanja Bračko wrote: > Hi! > > You've been flagged as "Impossible

Re: [talk-au] Fwd: Editing road geometry Australia

2019-01-11 Thread Marc Gemis
On Fri, Jan 11, 2019 at 10:53 PM Warin <61sundow...@gmail.com> wrote: > > > Also using the tag lanes how can the turn restrictions that exist be tagged, > the right 2 must turn right and the left 2 must go straight on ? > A combination of turn:lanes (through|through|right|right) and change:lanes

Re: [OSM-talk] Editing road geometry Australia

2019-01-11 Thread Marc Gemis
If you miss the on-ramp and are waiting for the traffic signals, a router can recalculate the route in the meantime and still try to let you turn left at the traffic signals. m. On Fri, Jan 11, 2019 at 1:47 PM Maarten Deen wrote: > > I agree that Markus' solution is more elegant (and I was more

Re: [OSM-talk-be] Fwd: Open Belgium 2019: Call for Speakers + Early Bird Tickets!

2019-01-10 Thread Marc Gemis
-- > > Coordinator > Open Knowledge Belgium <http://www.openknowledge.be/> > @OpenKnowledgeBE <https://twitter.com/OpenKnowledgeBE> - @DVRansbeeck > <https://twitter.com/DVRansbeeck> > m: +32 474 26 56 18 > > > > On Wed, 9 Jan 2019 at 21:04, Marc Gemis wrote:

Re: [OSM-talk-be] Fwd: Open Belgium 2019: Call for Speakers + Early Bird Tickets!

2019-01-09 Thread Marc Gemis
> Jonathan Beliën > SPRL GEO-6 <https://geo6.be/> > > > > *De :* Santens Seppe > *Envoyé :* mercredi 9 janvier 2019 09:27 > *À :* OpenStreetMap Belgium > *Objet :* Re: [OSM-talk-be] Fwd: Open Belgium 2019: Call for Speakers + > Early Bird Tickets! > &

Re: [OSM-talk-be] Fwd: Open Belgium 2019: Call for Speakers + Early Bird Tickets!

2019-01-08 Thread Marc Gemis
I cannot make it to Open Belgium, but I have been thinking about a "walking meetup" for some time now. So instead of sitting in a pub, doing a walk and talk about OSM and survey techniques and apply them. Taking that idea, on a community day, it could be a workshop about surveying techniques,

Re: [Talk-GB] drawing internal parts of buildings

2019-01-04 Thread Marc Gemis
Did you try any of the 2 maps listed on https://wiki.openstreetmap.org/wiki/Indoor_Mapping ? I tried openlevelup : https://openlevelup.net/?l=0#18/52.54051/-0.26289 but I'm not sure whether I should be able to see the rooms on that one m. On Fri, Jan 4, 2019 at 12:30 AM BD wrote: > > Hi all

Re: [talk-au] Use of AIS message as input to OSM

2019-01-02 Thread Marc Gemis
AFAIK, OpenSeaMap is dedicated rendering based on the same OpenStreetMap database as the map of e.g. http://www.openstreetmap.org The OpenSeaMap project also defines certain tags that are only used for navigation on water. See [1] for more info on how it works. So on one hand they are already

Re: [OSM-talk-be] Lijst van dorpen/gemeenten/steden naargelang grootte/belang

2018-12-30 Thread Marc Gemis
Voor mij lijkt Joost's vraag relevant aangezien Brussel misschien wel een grote stad is naar Belgische normen, maar klein is in vergelijking met Londen, Parijs of Madrid. Verder is een plaats met 5000 inwoners misschien niet relevant in Vlaanderen, maar in een gebied met lage bevolkingsdichtheid

Re: [OSM-talk-be] Lijst van dorpen/gemeenten/steden naargelang grootte/belang

2018-12-24 Thread Marc Gemis
Hallo Karel, inderdaad, OSM heeft niet echt tags om de grootte te bepalen. Zoals je reeds aangaf is er de population tag, Er is ook de place-tag. Ik dacht dat deze 2 tags in combinatie met capital, gebruikt worden door bv. de standard kaartstijl op openstreetmap.org om te bepalen op welk zoom

Re: [OSM-talk-be] Update Slow Roads conventions Belgium

2018-12-15 Thread Marc Gemis
p from 1800 says. m. On Sat, Dec 15, 2018 at 3:17 PM Ben Laenen wrote: > > > > On Sat, 15 Dec 2018, 14:59 Marc Gemis > >> I suggested that, as I think it is an part of the ref. We do map "E19" >> as well, not just 19. >> I want to be able te reconstruct the

Re: [OSM-talk-be] Update Slow Roads conventions Belgium

2018-12-15 Thread Marc Gemis
I suggested that, as I think it is an part of the ref. We do map "E19" as well, not just 19. I want to be able te reconstruct the sign as I see it during a survey. On Sat, Dec 15, 2018 at 2:47 PM Ben Laenen wrote: > > One question I have: why are the words "chemin", "sentier", "voetweg" etc. >

Re: [Talk-de] Feature Proposal - RFC - Empfehlung zur Verwendung von Multipolygonen

2018-11-26 Thread Marc Gemis
Wie kartieren Sie Barrieren, wenn sie die Grenze eines Landnutzungsgebiets bilden? Zeichnen Sie eine zweite Linie über der Landnutzung? (Extended in English: feel free to reply in German - reading is no problem for me) How do you map barriers that form the border of a landuse ? e.g. a barbed

Re: [OSM-talk] OpenStreetMap Carto release v4.17.0

2018-11-26 Thread Marc Gemis
> My intention was rather to hear about some general trends, As far as I understand, One general trend is to be "cleaner, have less information". (e.g. the building removal) Another one is paler colours (e.g. parking from yellow to grey) other landuse colour changes towards paler colours I

Re: [OSM-talk] OpenStreetMap Carto release v4.17.0

2018-11-25 Thread Marc Gemis
> BTW: what do you consider to be a progress here? What do you like the > most in recent changes and maybe what problems are the most visible? The sing ___ talk mailing list talk@openstreetmap.org https://lists.openstreetmap.org/listinfo/talk

Re: [OSM-talk-be] identifier in ref:xOperatorx=y0yyyy to url=http://mijnlijn.be/y0yyyy

2018-11-18 Thread Marc Gemis
I would not drop the ref. The ref is visible on the signs, so it is a "real thing". I have no problem that people add the URL as well. The same is done for heritage sites. There is both a ref (refLOnroerendErfgoed and a heritage:website.) m. On Sun, Nov 18, 2018 at 10:52 AM Jo wrote: > > Our bus

Re: [Talk-de] Gutachten [war: Re: POIs - Details - Gerichtsurteil ]

2018-11-13 Thread Marc Gemis
OSM braucht nichts. OSM ist nur eine Datenbank. Die richtige Frage wäre "Gibt es irgendwo einen Datenverbraucher, der daran interessiert ist, diese Informationen in der OSM-Datenbank zu haben?" m. On Tue, Nov 13, 2018 at 10:16 AM wrote: > > Abgesehen mal davon, das Bibliotheken mit OSM nicht

Re: [OSM-talk-be] OSM.be versus OpenStreetMap.be

2018-11-11 Thread Marc Gemis
.nl .ie .de. fr .be .jp .us --> no map, or map as background. .ch .org --> map .it -> just some text + link to wiki On Mon, Nov 12, 2018 at 8:21 AM OSMDoudou <19b350d2-b1b3-4edb-ad96-288ea1238...@gmx.com> wrote: > > It’s fine as long as it’s consistent and predictable for the user. > > If a

Re: [OSM-talk-be] Where can I geocode 3 mln addresses?

2018-11-09 Thread Marc Gemis
Keep in mind that the address database of OSM is far from complete. Brussels is probably OK (Urbis DB was imported), for Flanders and Wallonia, it depends on the mappers. In Flanders, an import/merge operation is planned based on GRB. At this moment some mappers are still adding addresses based on

Re: [OSM-talk-nl] Caribbean Netherlands

2018-11-08 Thread Marc Gemis
I like this video that explains the differences: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=eE_IUPInEuc m. On Thu, Nov 8, 2018 at 9:39 AM Pander OpenTaal wrote: > > Frederik, thanks for the changes so far. Good to wait with parts of Belgium. > Also good to stay clear of political issues and only use

Re: [Talk-us] USPS Post Boxes

2018-09-25 Thread Marc Gemis
Are you planning to run this on a regular schedule (e.g. every month) ? m. On Tue, Sep 25, 2018 at 6:18 AM Leif Rasmussen <354...@gmail.com> wrote: > > Hi everyone, > The opinions expressed on the USPS/United States Postal Service tagging have > been very mixed, with seemingly equivalent

Re: [Talk-GB] Android Auto and OSM

2018-09-24 Thread Marc Gemis
I contacted MagicEarth (which uses OSM as well) a couple of days ago about this topic. They confirmed that there is no API and gave me a workaround to use MagicEarth on the smartphone screen and Android Auto on the screen of the car. They are looking forward to supper Android Auto when it becomes

Re: [OSM-talk-be] Note tells OSM fails

2018-09-05 Thread Marc Gemis
gt; the Flemish Region don't apply. > > Regards, > Gerard > > Marc Gemis wrote: > > What about the railway station > https://www.openstreetmap.org/node/250310431 ? Still uses Crainhem. Is > that the official name used by NMBS ? > On Wed, Sep 5, 2018 at 9:40 AM Lionel

Re: [OSM-talk-be] Note tells OSM fails

2018-09-05 Thread Marc Gemis
spelling for french (but i had never seen it before). Maybe we should change > the tag and put it like that "name:fr=Kraainem" and "alt_name:fr= Crainhem" ? > > Le mar. 4 sept. 2018 à 20:43, Marc Gemis a écrit : >> >> I replied with the same names as per

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