Re: [OSM-talk-be] warboel huisnummers

2009-05-23 Thread Maarten Deen
filip wolters wrote: Weet iemand of er een functie of weetje bestaat om de huisnummers mooi langs de straten te laten lopen? En als dit niet bestaat er een voorstel/ticket aangemaakt is? Er is een proposed feature: het Karlsruhe schema

Re: [OSM-talk-be] ingeven straten in stukken ???

2009-09-11 Thread Maarten Deen
Kristoff Bonne wrote: Hello, Eventjes een ander vraagje; Ik heb dit niet gevonden op de wiki, maar misschien heb ik niet goed gezocht. Kan iemand me eens uitleggen hoe dat men precies een straat die uit meerdere stukken bestaat moet ingeven op online kaart-editor? Indien een straat

Re: [OSM-talk-be] Mapping and tagging of railways.

2009-11-30 Thread Maarten Deen
On Mon, 30 Nov 2009 12:47:31 +, Karel Adams ade...@skynet.be wrote: Further to Gauthier's message relating to Belgian Railways: it seems obvious to me that LINE NUMBERS should be published, not train indicators. Compare to bars/cafés: we should mention the NAME of the place, not what

Re: [OSM-talk-be] abandoned railways

2009-12-03 Thread Maarten Deen
On Thu, 03 Dec 2009 10:11:15 +0100, Luc Van den Troost luc.a...@gmail.com wrote: Another 'historical' point is that it is a pitty that OSM doesn't offer a kind of 'time-machine'. On one side it would be nice to see the growth of OSM that way, on the other side the map we are currently making

Re: [OSM-talk-be] Fietspaden

2010-03-24 Thread Maarten Deen
On Wed, 24 Mar 2010 08:36:21 +0100, Erik Daems erik.da...@gmail.com wrote: De link http://wiki.openstreetmap.org/wiki/Bicycle is inderdaad redelijk compleet, maar toch vooral op een Engelse + stedelijke situatie geschoeid. Bij ons bestaan er veel tussenvormen, maar waar trek je dan de grens om

Re: [OSM-talk-be] busroutes

2010-08-10 Thread Maarten Deen
On Tue, 10 Aug 2010 09:31:45 +0200, Ivo De Broeck ivo.debro...@gmail.com wrote: Ik probeer stadsbus nr 8 in een relatie te gieten. Met backward en forward geeft de relatiechecker allemaal kleine stukjes. Is het mogelijk om bepaalde vakken zowel forward als backward te noemen en toch de relatie

Re: [OSM-talk-be] busroutes

2010-08-10 Thread Maarten Deen
On Tue, 10 Aug 2010 10:41:38 +0200, Renaud MICHEL r.h.michel+...@gmail.com wrote: Le mardi 10 août 2010 à 10:22, Tim Francois a écrit : +1. Yup, this is what is currently happening in most of the UK - a separate relation for the 'up' and 'down' bus routes, so that forwards/backwards (which is

Re: [OSM-talk-be] busroutes

2010-08-10 Thread Maarten Deen
On Tue, 10 Aug 2010 10:56:28 +0200, Ivo De Broeck ivo.debro...@gmail.com wrote: What i propose is keeping the existing relation for the normal direction. There is no normal direction with buses. Example stadsbus nr 8 go from Bertem - Leuven - Bierbeek (check the relation with the relation

[OSM-talk-be] De Lijn data in Googl

2010-11-05 Thread Maarten Deen
http://tweakers.net/nieuws/70621/dienstregeling-de-lijn-vanaf-2011-in-google-maps.html Tja... Maarten ___ Talk-be mailing list Talk-be@openstreetmap.org http://lists.openstreetmap.org/listinfo/talk-be

Re: [OSM-talk-be] Simpele vragen van simpele mapper

2010-11-22 Thread Maarten Deen
On Mon, 22 Nov 2010 11:03:43 +0100, Chris Browet c...@semperpax.com wrote: 2010/11/22 Luc Van den Troost Eigenlijk leert volgens mij deze discussie een belangrijk ding, namelijk dat er aan duidelijke documentatie nood is. Karel Adams is toch al een tijdje met OSM bezig. 'basic dingen'

Re: [OSM-talk-be] bing!

2010-12-01 Thread Maarten Deen
Peter Leemans wrote: For the people prefering josm (like me). You can already us a snapshot version: http://lists.openstreetmap.org/pipermail/josm-dev/2010-December/005062.html Just added some streets in Hannut. Mapping is open again ;) Maarten On 01-12-10 13:20, Denis Jacquerye wrote:

Re: [OSM-talk-be] Mapping of Boundary

2010-12-05 Thread Maarten Deen
Kenny Moens wrote: Hello guys, In the region where I live (Hulshout), some of the borders are recently mapped, but they don't follow the exact features which form the border. For example, in the area between Ramsel and Westmeerbeek the city border follows the Steenkensbeek which I recently

Re: [OSM-talk-be] trunk crossroads and cyclerouting

2010-12-06 Thread Maarten Deen
On Mon, 6 Dec 2010 12:41:25 +0100, Ben Laenen benlae...@gmail.com wrote: I usually tag these small ways between two lanes of a dual carriage road with the same classification of the crossing roads, in this case highway=unclassified. But there's no strict rule on this AFAIK, even though we

Re: [OSM-talk-be] Bingify Belgium

2010-12-23 Thread Maarten Deen
On Thu, 23 Dec 2010 15:25:11 +0100, Paul Cardinaels wrote: Hello all, I'm busy to bingify Belgium, my main focus for the time being are my two home towns: Hoogstraten (and let's not forget Eimai's big contribution): http://www.openstreetmap.org/?lat=51.4474lon=4.7686zoom=12layers=M [1]

Re: [OSM-talk-be] oude en nieuwe bing?

2011-01-08 Thread Maarten Deen
filip wolters wrote: Wat me opviel tijdens het bingen, is dat er een andere foto getoond wordt naargelang het level waarop je inzoomt. Een voorbeeld vind je aan de Rostockweg in de Antwerpse haven. Op het ene level staan er gebouwen en het andere niet. ( JOSM ) Dat heb ik ook op een plek

Re: [OSM-talk-be] outer airport????

2011-02-16 Thread Maarten Deen
On Wed, 16 Feb 2011 15:51:47 +0100, Andre Engels wrote: 2011/2/16 Luc Van den Troost luc.a...@gmail.com: Volgens OSM ligt hier http://www.openstreetmap.org/?lat=50.854451lon=3.985033zoom=18layers=M outer airport Edited by xybot at 2010-12-17T21:14:15Z Edited by bcrosby at 2010-12-17T00:53:45Z

Re: [OSM-talk-be] Fixing administrative borders

2011-06-08 Thread Maarten Deen
On Wed, 8 Jun 2011 11:04:56 +0200, Ben Laenen wrote: Ralf Hermanns wrote: I think there is conflicting information here: http://wiki.openstreetmap.org/wiki/Tag:boundary%3Dadministrative and here: http://wiki.openstreetmap.org/wiki/WikiProject_Belgium/Boundaries On the

Re: [OSM-talk-be] Fixing administrative borders

2011-06-08 Thread Maarten Deen
On Wed, 8 Jun 2011 11:22:28 +0200, Andre Engels wrote: On Wed, Jun 8, 2011 at 11:17 AM, Maarten Deen md...@xs4all.nl wrote: Don't have much time to reply, so a short one: Always look at the country specific page to get the answers. The international page is just there for some guiding

Re: [OSM-talk-be] rendle

2012-01-11 Thread Maarten Deen
On 11-1-2012 18:14, Jo wrote: Deze mail heb ik verstuurd naar rendle: [knip] Eerlijk gezegd vind ik onderstaande mail nogal sarcastisch en vingertjeswijzend. Jij doet het fout en dat is jouw schuld is de boodschap die ik er in lees. IMHO schiet dat het doel mijlenver voorbij. Ik heb ook

Re: [OSM-talk-be] Routing view

2012-05-23 Thread Maarten Deen
On 2012-05-23 11:44, Teddy wrote: Hello, I have fix some routing problems 15km around Charleroi. I see that OSM Inspector don't expose the problems in real time. Wath is the refresh time on OSM Inspector ? Below the map it says Data from ... Presently it is on 2012-05-22 19:46:02 (UTC) and

Re: [OSM-talk-be] Vandalism in Brussels

2012-06-14 Thread Maarten Deen
On 2012-06-14 10:01, Nicolas Pettiaux wrote: What where these silly edits ? How many amongst the edits were silly ? http://www.openstreetmap.org/browse/node/1784899252/history http://www.openstreetmap.org/browse/node/1784898875/history

Re: [OSM-talk-be] Missing Maxspeed in Brussels

2012-08-02 Thread Maarten Deen
On 2012-08-02 23:37, eMerzh wrote: Hello everybody .. i was playing a bit with the OSM routing machine at http://map.project-osrm.org/ , one of the best router based on osm. I discovered that a lot of routing decisions where not optimal and i found that the lack of maxspeed was often the cause

Re: [OSM-talk-be] Routing view

2012-09-13 Thread Maarten Deen
On 2012-09-13 12:10, Joren DC wrote: I fixed almost all problems in the state Antwerp. I only have 4 red dots left. Can somebody take a look at this strange situation:

[OSM-talk-be] Trunk road?

2014-12-30 Thread Maarten Deen
I drove across the N60e near Peruwelz [1] which has a autoweg (route pour automobile) sign. According to the wiki [2] this should be mapped as trunk. Currently it is a secondary road. What is the best option here? Make it trunk or add a motorway=yes tag? Regards, Maarten [1]

Re: [OSM-talk-be] Trunk road?

2014-12-30 Thread Maarten Deen
On 2014-12-30 16:33, Ben Laenen wrote: On Tuesday 30 December 2014 11:09:12 Maarten Deen wrote: I drove across the N60e near Peruwelz [1] which has a autoweg (route pour automobile) sign. According to the wiki [2] this should be mapped as trunk. Currently it is a secondary road. What

Re: [OSM-talk-be] samenvoegen van stukken weg

2015-01-02 Thread Maarten Deen
On 2015-01-02 12:14, Marc Gemis wrote: Ik zou er langs deze weg iedereen willen op wijzen dat het gevaarlijk is om stukken weg samen te voegen tot 1 geheel. Zeker als dit gebeurt door de oude weg weg te smijten en een nieuwe te tekenen. Het heeft ook geen enkel nut. In de meeste gevallen zijn de

Re: [OSM-talk-be] samenvoegen van stukken weg

2015-01-02 Thread Maarten Deen
On 2015-01-02 13:54, Glenn Plas wrote: Hoi Sander, Hebben we over hetzelfde hier ? JOSM gaat u wel een dialoog geven hoor dat de tags verschillen. De user krijgt de merge window open. Het is aan de user om daarin te beslissen. Je krijgt die dialoog alleen als de tags verschillen. Als een

Re: [OSM-talk] zones for motorway/in town/outof town?

2009-05-20 Thread Maarten Deen
Peter Childs wrote: Speed limits tend to apply to zones not roads anyway, it just happens that most people only drive on the road. Oh and you will find Speed I disagree. How would you define the zone in this example?

[OSM-talk] Google satellite maps updates

2009-05-21 Thread Maarten Deen
I haven't seen this anywhere, but it seems that Google is updating its satellite maps with even higher resolution data. Compare what I previously knew as best resolution: http://maps.google.nl/maps?f=qsource=s_qhl=nlgeocode=ie=UTF8ll=51.835292,5.859522spn=0.001566,0.003272t=kz=19 with this:

Re: [OSM-talk] Turn restrictions

2009-05-26 Thread Maarten Deen
Cartinus wrote: On Tuesday 26 May 2009 07:44:54 Maarten Deen wrote: I've searched the wiki and I have used the tag myself, but there seems to be no documentation for restriction= ? http://wiki.openstreetmap.org/wiki/Relation:restriction Thanks, I knew it was somewhere, but the wiki search

Re: [OSM-talk] How to tag small city alley ?

2009-05-26 Thread Maarten Deen
Ivan Garcia wrote: Hi Peter, which your approach, I believe that the render by osm will be the same than a normal residential street, what highway tag can I use to differentiate this allewys in the rendered map? Maybe highway=service? In the map_features it says Sometimes called an alley,

Re: [OSM-talk] How big of an SD card should I get for Openstreetmap work

2009-05-31 Thread Maarten Deen
Iván Sánchez Ortega wrote: El Sábado, 30 de Mayo de 2009, Paul Houle escribió: I just got a Garmin Etrex Vista HCx that I'd like to use for viewing Openstreetmaps and for creating tracks I can upload. I'm about to buy an SD card for this: how big of a card do I need to hold Openstreetmaps?

Re: [OSM-talk] Potlatch and sketching from aerial imagery

2009-06-01 Thread Maarten Deen
Joe Richards wrote: I've been enjoying sketching/tracing from Yahoo aerial imagery in Potlatch (hey some people knit or do crosswords, I find _this_ relaxing!). I recently discovered that the default 'highway' tag for roads taken from imagery is highway=road (_not_ highway=unclassified as

Re: [OSM-talk] Using Garmins nüvi 550 for OSM

2009-06-05 Thread Maarten Deen
Ingo Lantschner wrote: anyone here, who has experiences on using Garmins nüvi 550 for collecting data and exporting this for use in OSM? I have a Nüvi 205 and have found the trackpoint placing rather sparse. The strategy seems to be on chaninging occurences, not every x meters or x seconds and

Re: [OSM-talk] Wanted feature for API 0.7 ??

2009-06-08 Thread Maarten Deen
Frederik Ramm wrote: Hi, Peter Dörrie wrote: The current renderes wouldn't be able to handle it either and forcing 50+ applications to change would be unappropriate. Why, we're doing that all the time ;-) There are many unsolved questions here. For example: What happens if parts of

Re: [OSM-talk] Is Xapi working?

2009-06-09 Thread Maarten Deen
80n wrote: The server running the xapi service is down at the moment. Any info on what the problem is and when it's going to be resolved? And what is the status of the other two XAPI servers? Bearstech seems to be perpetually testing, and xapi.openstreetmap still serves 0.5 data and 0.6

Re: [OSM-talk] Overhauled the Garmin page

2009-06-11 Thread Maarten Deen
Andy Allan wrote: Good work, long overdue. I would make some suggestions: * The model name could have the links from the Detailed description, saving width That's what I thought too. I added the Nüvi details without the extra Detailed description but with the links in the model name. But

Re: [OSM-talk] Proposed Amenity Reorganization

2009-06-24 Thread Maarten Deen
David Earl wrote: On 24/06/2009 00:43, Frederik Ramm wrote: Hi, greg...@arenius.com wrote: What do people think? I think why bother. Clearly what we have is chaotic, but any system you can think of will become chaotic sooner or later with people (ab)using it to their heart's content, so

Re: [OSM-talk] Proposed Amenity Reorganization

2009-06-24 Thread Maarten Deen
Pieren wrote: On Wed, Jun 24, 2009 at 12:54 PM, Richard Fairhurstrich...@systemed.net wrote: Arguing over the presentation on the wiki isn't really the issue. What the tags are, and how they're documented, are two separate things. But like Ævar says, talk is cheap, and though many of us feel

[OSM-talk] Checking double imports for nodes (was: Re: Thousands of small changesets by Tim Proegler)

2009-06-25 Thread Maarten Deen
Celso González wrote: On Wed, Jun 24, 2009 at 07:00:55PM +0100, Christoph Böhme wrote: Thomas Wood grand.edgemas...@gmail.com schrieb: Can we ban it, the stuff its uploading is completely useless. (single nodes with only note tags and no other useful metadata) All the nodes I have looked

Re: [OSM-talk] Error in wiki tag {{Language-Mapper}} for Spanish

2009-07-01 Thread Maarten Deen
Ivan Garcia wrote: Hi, I've just realized that the list of languages displayed in the wiki of openstreetmap.org shows 'Espanol' instead of 'Español' (correct), can you guys fix this? Fixed. Regards, Maarten ___ talk mailing list

Re: [OSM-talk] Second Grand State Of the Map Poetry Competition!!

2009-07-03 Thread Maarten Deen
SteveC wrote: On 1 Jul 2009, at 17:48, Iván Sánchez Ortega wrote: El Miércoles, 1 de Julio de 2009, Mike Collinson escribió: Last year we had some great Limerick poems for the Limerick State Of the Map Conference. This year, the format is the Haiku. Maps maps maps maps maps maps maps!

Re: [OSM-talk] Just a thought

2009-07-20 Thread Maarten Deen
Marc Coevoet wrote: What _are_ you on about? The *-ish give the maps of their country for free to OSM. AND donated their data to OSM. And AND is a Dutch company. Then the *ish buy a map company. Well, TomTom has bought Teleatlas. But that is a different dutch than AND. The *ish think

Re: [OSM-talk] Cheap Recorder

2009-07-24 Thread Maarten Deen
Iván Sánchez Ortega wrote: El Viernes, 24 de Julio de 2009, Andrew Gregory escribió: Having said all that, *would* anyone be interested in a ~USD$200 640x480 geotagging camera and GPS logger? I think I could buy a half-decent smartphone and a bluetooth GPS for *less* than that money. Or

Re: [OSM-talk] [talk-au] maxheight/height

2009-07-27 Thread Maarten Deen
Roy Wallace wrote: On Tue, Jul 28, 2009 at 2:57 PM, John Smithdelta_foxt...@yahoo.com wrote: As of time of writing maxheight is the only valid one and I don't think we need or should have 2 tags to indicate the same thing in 2 different ways. I meant there's two ways of conceptualising the

[OSM-talk] [talk-au] maxheight/height

2009-07-27 Thread Maarten Deen
Liz edodd at billiau.net wrote: On Tue, 28 Jul 2009, Roy Wallace wrote: By the way, you can't place a node under the bridge, unless it is indeed shared by the bridge, as all ways have zero width (right?). Logically you can as they are on different layers. That is not going to work. There is

Re: [OSM-talk] [talk-au] maxheight/height

2009-07-28 Thread Maarten Deen
Roy Wallace wrote: On Tue, Jul 28, 2009 at 3:45 PM, Maarten Deenmd...@xs4all.nl wrote: Having a node shared between a bridge and the way underneath may solve one problem but introduces another (having to make a relation to indicate this physical route is not present). Agreed. maxheight

Re: [OSM-talk] [talk-au] maxheight/height

2009-07-28 Thread Maarten Deen
Roy Wallace wrote: On Tue, Jul 28, 2009 at 4:17 PM, Maarten Deenmd...@xs4all.nl wrote: IMHO it is not that important if the way with the limit is only just beneath the bridge, or is somewhat longer or is applied to nodes on either side of a bridge. I recently came across this example where

Re: [OSM-talk] Old GPS data

2009-07-28 Thread Maarten Deen
Simone Cortesi wrote: On Tue, Jul 28, 2009 at 09:21, Ævar Arnfjörð Bjarmasonava...@gmail.com wrote: Does OSM invalidates GPS data after some time? Otherwise, roads continuously changes and after we will have a big cloud of points that don't make any sense. No, it doesn't. GPX tracks stay

Re: [OSM-talk] Old GPS data

2009-07-28 Thread Maarten Deen
John Smith wrote: --- On Tue, 28/7/09, Maarten Deen md...@xs4all.nl wrote: But there is no way to determine if a particular GPS track is outdated. Sure, you can look at the map and say I don't see a physical road for this track, but how would you identify GPS points of a track

Re: [OSM-talk] Broken formatting of Wiki pages

2009-07-28 Thread Maarten Deen
Peter Miller wrote: Many of the UK wiki pages with 'place' and 'slippery map' templates are badly formatted, but not all. This one is badly formatted:- http://wiki.openstreetmap.org/wiki/East_Sussex and this one as well:- http://wiki.openstreetmap.org/wiki/County_Durham But this one is

Re: [OSM-talk] Broken formatting of Wiki pages

2009-07-28 Thread Maarten Deen
Maarten Deen wrote: Peter Miller wrote: Many of the UK wiki pages with 'place' and 'slippery map' templates are badly formatted, but not all. This one is badly formatted:- http://wiki.openstreetmap.org/wiki/East_Sussex and this one as well:- http://wiki.openstreetmap.org/wiki

Re: [OSM-talk] maxspeed tagging Was: Best-practice-idea traffic_sign

2009-07-30 Thread Maarten Deen
Florian Lohoff wrote: On Thu, Jul 30, 2009 at 08:44:32AM +0200, marcus.wolsc...@googlemail.com wrote: In that one case it's okay. Reason: * There can only be ONE maxspeed on a road. ever! Please add per direction on a road. Still waiting for a good way to tag maxspeed per direction. What

Re: [OSM-talk] maxspeed tagging Was: Best-practice-idea traffic_sign

2009-07-30 Thread Maarten Deen
marcus.wolsc...@googlemail.com wrote: On Thu, 30 Jul 2009 09:41:07 +0200, Maarten Deen md...@xs4all.nl wrote: Florian Lohoff wrote: Not only in a corner. In Germany the A3, going down the Elzer Berg (near Limburg an der Lahn in the eastward direction) has a speedlimit of 40 km/h

Re: [OSM-talk] maxspeed tagging Was: Best-practice-idea traffic_sign

2009-07-30 Thread Maarten Deen
Lennard wrote: Exactly, it's a moot point, and I included it mostly to make the point that there are so many subtle ways to handle maxspeed, that it would be difficult to make an all-encompassing tagging scheme. At some point, you'll just have to go with a generalized solution. The general

Re: [OSM-talk] maxspeed tagging Was: Best-practice-idea traffic_sign

2009-07-30 Thread Maarten Deen
Martin Koppenhoefer wrote: And obviously you're also not travelling to Poland, otherwise you would have seen this sign: http://upload.wikimedia.org/wikipedia/commons/thumb/d/d6/Speedlimitsinpoland.png/424px-Speedlimitsinpoland.png Nope, I haven't. And if I was driving past it I wouldn't know

Re: [OSM-talk] Finding what country something is in (new website)

2009-07-31 Thread Maarten Deen
OJ W wrote: On Fri, Jul 31, 2009 at 8:16 AM, John Smithdelta_foxt...@yahoo.com wrote: I also checked the Australian state borders and they are marked as admin_level=4;10 which may interfere with things if the script was only looking for a single number, however the boundary is used for local

Re: [OSM-talk] French/Dutch caribbean island Saint Martin (Sint Maarten) not correctly positionned

2009-08-05 Thread Maarten Deen
Pieren wrote: I'm currently implementing the cadastre support in JOSM for the french part of the island Saint-Martin shared with our Dutch friends (it is a special projection). The island is quite well mapped today, mostly from the hi-res Yahoo imagery I guess:

Re: [OSM-talk] Spam on TAH-Map

2009-08-06 Thread Maarten Deen
Peter Körner wrote: Hi This looks a little like spam to me or at least like bad rendering rules for tah. Can anyone confirm one of these? http://tah.openstreetmap.org/Browse/?layer=tilez=12x=3492y=1586 It looks to me like a lot of place=town nodes have been added that might very well be

Re: [OSM-talk] POI [DISTANCE: ]

2009-08-07 Thread Maarten Deen
ad...@ticino.com wrote: I have a question concerning POI's. How should i handel POI's reporting this information DISTANCE: 518043.59 m, DISTANCE: 517980.06 m etc. etc. (see http://www.openstreetmap.org/edit?lat=46.32lon=9.4203zoom=14) Should I remove this POI's ? I'd first ask the creator

[OSM-talk] Lots of ways in Congo double

2009-08-10 Thread Maarten Deen
I'm doing some relations on borders in Congo (the Democratic Republic of) and see that a lot of ways (borders and highways) are double. Two ways exactly on top of eachother, with their own nodes. All way id's are in the 37.000.000's and appear to be created by user tmcw in a few different

Re: [OSM-talk] openstreetmap.org completely down

2009-08-11 Thread Maarten Deen
Andre Hinrichs wrote: Hi List, I just discovered, that the whole site seems to be down including www,api,gpx Hope, that mail is working. I will update the status at wiki to DOWN now. Please change if site is available again. Everything works from here. The map, the api, haven't uploaded

Re: [OSM-talk] Announcemen: Multilingual Country-List

2009-08-13 Thread Maarten Deen
Peter Körner wrote: Hello OSM folks For the integration of osm into the wikipedia there will be localized maps in all languages that have their own wikipedia. The problem is, that a lot of countries are not translated yet. To get an overview over the status and make translating those

Re: [OSM-talk] Announcemen: Multilingual Country-List

2009-08-16 Thread Maarten Deen
Peter Körner wrote: Hello OSM folks For the integration of osm into the wikipedia there will be localized maps in all languages that have their own wikipedia. The problem is, that a lot of countries are not translated yet. To get an overview over the status and make translating those

Re: [OSM-talk] mapping golf courses

2009-09-07 Thread Maarten Deen
Kenneth Gonsalves wrote: here is an attempt to map a golf course: http://xlquest.net/ the xml code is here: http://bitbucket.org/lawgon/osmindia/ Looks nice, but I would like to suggest putting a green background over the whole course, and only have light background where there is

Re: [OSM-talk] Google Maps v.s. OSM routing in Berlin

2009-09-18 Thread Maarten Deen
Ævar Arnfjörð Bjarmason wrote: Why doesn't OSM ever tell me to take a 270 degree turn into oncoming traffic on a 6-lane highway and get onto the motorway_link on the other side?

[OSM-talk] OSM on German TV

2009-09-19 Thread Maarten Deen
I just saw an item on OSM in (a rerun) of Quarks Co on the German TV station WDR. It was about mapping the inner city of Bonn for wheelchairs. Nice example of micromapping, where mappers were even measuring the height of the curbs and inclination of streets (both very important for wheelchair

Re: [OSM-talk] OSM on German TV

2009-09-20 Thread Maarten Deen
Ævar Arnfjörð Bjarmason wrote: On Sat, Sep 19, 2009 at 11:59 AM, wer-ist-roger juwelier-onl...@web.de wrote: Am Samstag 19 September 2009 schrieb Maarten Deen: I just saw an item on OSM in (a rerun) of Quarks Co on the German TV station WDR. It was about mapping the inner city of Bonn

Re: [OSM-talk] cloud made routing and turn restrictions

2009-10-08 Thread Maarten Deen
On Thu, 8 Oct 2009 15:18:50 +0300, Ciprian Talaba cipriantal...@gmail.com wrote: From what I know Cloudmade's routing is not using turn restrinctions (yet). If you want something like this take a look at YOURS: http://wiki.openstreetmap.org/index.php/YOURS. I just tried YOURS for some turn

Re: [OSM-talk] Mapping islands question

2009-10-28 Thread Maarten Deen
On Tue, 27 Oct 2009 18:47:38 -0400, Joe Pranevich jpranev...@gmail.com wrote: Hello, I'm trying to fix Hutchinson Island, Florida ( http://www.openstreetmap.org/?lat=27.526lon=-80.2964zoom=14layers=B000FTF) and the main issue is that the island's coastlines were very wrong. (Roads off the

Re: [OSM-talk] Are there any ways with street number ranges in the OSM database?

2008-12-08 Thread Maarten Deen
Dan Putler wrote: Exel) some people have been tagging ways. If there are areas with tags with house number ranges, we'd like to have some idea of where they are located. PAGC is currently shapefile centric (though this will change in the longer run), so we would need to convert the ways to

Re: [OSM-talk] POI layer for Tiles at home

2008-12-09 Thread Maarten Deen
On Wed, Nov 19, 2008 at 2:29 PM, Simon Ward simon at bleah.co.uk wrote: or a layer that allows you to select what POIs to display (although a long list of POIs might be a little unwieldy). This map already exists: http://www.lenz-online.de/cgi-bin/osm/osmpoinit.pl/ That solution is

Re: [OSM-talk] 0.6 move and downtime

2009-01-20 Thread Maarten Deen
Tom Hughes wrote: To make things a little clearer, we are actually blocking out four days for this, from 20th to 23rd March. So don't count on being able to upload anything during that period. There is only one mapping party listed for that weekend on the wiki, and it doesn't have any

Re: [OSM-talk] usercases for josm outside osm

2009-02-02 Thread Maarten Deen
Kim Hawtin wrote: hi maning, maning sambale wrote: JOSM is an excellent data editing tool (hey I also love potlatch!). Many of of its features I would love integrated in some FOSS GIS editing toolbox. That being said, are there user cases where JOSM is used outside OSM as a GIS editing

Re: [OSM-talk] Hardware Upgrade Fund

2009-02-08 Thread Maarten Deen
Richard Fairhurst wrote: Etienne wrote: We are going to keep the appeal open for at least a few more days. We know there are more donations in the pipeline Google Inc Google Open Source Programs Office http://code.google.com/opensource/ 2009-02-08 12:33:25 GBP 5,000.00 Wow. With one

Re: [OSM-talk] Long Ways and API 0.6

2009-02-08 Thread Maarten Deen
Shaun McDonald wrote: On 8 Feb 2009, at 12:44, Ben Laenen wrote: On Sunday 08 February 2009, Gary68 wrote: in europe there are 202 ways with more than 1950 nodes. complete lists can be found here: http://wiki.openstreetmap.org/wiki/SomeChecks or the europe file directly:

Re: [OSM-talk] Long Ways and API 0.6

2009-02-08 Thread Maarten Deen
Frederik Ramm wrote: Ben Laenen wrote: OK, as long as there's no limit on the number of relation members, I'm happy :-) I'm pretty sure there will be, it is not implemented yet but I believe we said it would be 1.000. Relations with more members become very hard to work with. So, we're

Re: [OSM-talk] oneway yes or true

2009-02-27 Thread Maarten Deen
sly (sylvain letuffe) wrote: David Earl wrote: I can't help feeling the effort that I've noticed some contributors are putting into manually changing oneway=yes to oneway=true would be better spent doing something more useful. Well, JOSM-search-type:way oneway:true A nice way to rest my

Re: [OSM-talk] oneway yes or true

2009-02-27 Thread Maarten Deen
sly (sylvain letuffe) wrote: no false 0 -1 all other values are ignored and treated as yes (why else would you have a oneway-tag). Ouch ! While using your software, I'll be extreamly carefull on the road ;-) Don't want to be droven on an undefined or other or maybe oneway Europe

Re: [OSM-talk] Multilingual map

2009-03-09 Thread Maarten Deen
D Tucny wrote: It doesn't get down to streetnames at the moment and there is only one country and 29 cities tagged with Catalan names... That said, I'll add it to the list of things to look at changing next time I do an import... And don't forget name:carnaval. Okay, it is mostly

Re: [OSM-talk] Introducing OpenStreetBrowser

2009-03-27 Thread Maarten Deen
Stephan Plepelits wrote: Hi Folks! Some of you might already have noticed the OpenStreetBrowser, as I added it to the list of GSoC-Projects, and I've been already writing on a page in the OSM-Wiki for the last week. I had a little bit too much time in the last months, so I started to write

Re: [OSM-talk] Sat Nav idiocy in Todmorden

2009-03-27 Thread Maarten Deen
David Ebling wrote: I think a lot of you probably saw this news story:   http://news.bbc.co.uk/1/hi/england/bradford/7962212.stm Yes. And rightly so that someone driving like that is charged.   I thought people might be interested to see the location on Multimap, which has some nice bird's

Re: [OSM-talk] highway=cyclefootway

2009-03-27 Thread Maarten Deen
Richard Mann wrote: Map Features says that highway=cycleway should be used for ways that are mainly/exclusively for bicycles. Does that mean that all those cycleways in the Netherlands have (implicit) footways alongside, or that there are so few pedestrians that the way can be regarded as

Re: [OSM-talk] [tagging] Feature Proposal - RFC - h==highway

2009-03-30 Thread Maarten Deen
Renaud MICHEL wrote: Le lundi 30 mars 2009 à 05:46, PAA a écrit : Request for comments on creating the key:h and making it synonymous with key:highway. That's just ridiculous. Don't start duplicating tags with the same meaning. No it's not. It's called convenience. And once you start with

Re: [OSM-talk] [tagging] Feature Proposal - RFC - h==highway

2009-03-30 Thread Maarten Deen
Chris Hill wrote: Maarten Deen wrote: Can we implement this tomorrow? When hell freezes over maybe. I meant day after tomorrow BTW. Maybe that clears it up a bit. Maarten ___ talk mailing list talk@openstreetmap.org http

Re: [OSM-talk] turn restriction relations: via

2009-03-31 Thread Maarten Deen
Gregory Williams wrote: -Original Message- From: talk-boun...@openstreetmap.org [mailto:talk- boun...@openstreetmap.org] On Behalf Of Shaun McDonald I have seen some people splitting roundabouts so that the bridge can be shown properly. Also, there's a roundabout that's split into

Re: [OSM-talk] Searching a word for tagging a special feature of a track

2009-04-16 Thread Maarten Deen
Iván Sánchez Ortega wrote: El Viernes, 17 de Abril de 2009, Heiko Jacobs escribió: I'm searching a suitable english word for tagging this: http://umverka.de/uvimg/messeschmal.jpg I think that tracktype=grade3 or tracktype=grade4 will cover this issue. See

Re: [OSM-talk] Tag for dry river

2009-04-18 Thread Maarten Deen
Joseph Scanlan wrote: We often call it a wash around here (Las Vegas, Nevada (in the southwest US)). Wikipedia, however, redirected me to arroyo. http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Wash_(creek) Whatever name we use, it would be quite nice to have a tag for it. Renderers, editors, etc.

[OSM-talk] How is the upgrade going

2009-04-19 Thread Maarten Deen
I'm not on IRC, so I've got no idea, but anyone how the upgrade is going so far? Regards, Maarten ___ talk mailing list talk@openstreetmap.org http://lists.openstreetmap.org/listinfo/talk

Re: [OSM-talk] How is the upgrade going

2009-04-20 Thread Maarten Deen
Claudius wrote: Am 19.04.2009 18:37, Jonas Krückel (John07): Maarten Deen schrieb: I'm not on IRC, so I've got no idea, but anyone how the upgrade is going so far? firefishy about 2h ago on twitter: migrating API 0.6 database - phase 5 (i started at the wrong number): re-creating

Re: [OSM-talk] [OSM-talk-be] IMPORTANT - OSM API upgrade - Upgrade finished

2009-04-22 Thread Maarten Deen
Ben Laenen wrote: The server is now back into a usable state, if you want to start mapping again. Little warning though: relations are completely broken with Potlatch. Don't do anything with relations in there until it's fixed or you may completely destroy existing relations. In fact I

Re: [OSM-talk] GPS logger

2009-04-28 Thread Maarten Deen
On Tue, Apr 28, 2009 at 12:25:29AM +0200, Torsten Mohr wrote: can anybody give me a hint on a GPS logger? I'd just like to track the position on SD card. It would be great if the battery would last for a week or even longer. That should also be much cheaper than e.g. Garmin GPS devices.

Re: [OSM-talk] GPS logger

2009-04-28 Thread Maarten Deen
OJ W wrote: The NaviGPS isn't ideal if you're away from a source of power, since its internal battery lasts about 1 day, and you can't just put spare batteries into it. It might be possible to get somewhere with a USB power-pack to recharge it overnight (that's what I used for a 1-week trek,

Re: [OSM-talk] OSM maps of Denmark for download to Garmin devices

2009-04-29 Thread Maarten Deen
Lambertus wrote: Splitter tries to automatically determine the maximum tile size for a specific area but the data in that area is giving Splitter false clues. This might be caused by e.g. a combination of many POI's but few roads. Not to diminish your work on that front, but I find the

Re: [OSM-talk] OSM maps of Denmark for download to Garmin devices

2009-04-29 Thread Maarten Deen
Lambertus wrote: Maarten Deen wrote: Lambertus wrote: Splitter tries to automatically determine the maximum tile size for a specific area but the data in that area is giving Splitter false clues. This might be caused by e.g. a combination of many POI's but few roads. Not to diminish your

[OSM-talk] barrier=tool_booth also for automated toll cameras?

2009-05-05 Thread Maarten Deen
Is it ok to use barrier=toll_booth for portals over the road with cameras for automated toll collection, like the ones used for LKW Maut (HGV toll) in Germany? To me, toll_booth indicates a physical barrier, and a portal is no barrier. Regards, Maarten

[OSM-talk] Xapi and version attribute

2009-05-06 Thread Maarten Deen
Is it possible that in the Xapi servers, the version attribute is only present in nodes that have been changed after the 0.6 transition? If I download data from Xapi, it is missing in most nodes, except for those edited after 2009-04-28 (in my dataset). I think this is quite an important issue

Re: [OSM-talk] Languages

2009-05-07 Thread Maarten Deen
Stephan Plepelits wrote: On Thu, May 07, 2009 at 11:41:43AM +0200, Pieren wrote: On Thu, May 7, 2009 at 11:25 AM, Marc Schütz schue...@gmx.net wrote: name=Bergstrasse How do we know if the tag name is German ? Well, because it's a geo db and we know where the element is. Make the live

Re: [OSM-talk] Languages

2009-05-07 Thread Maarten Deen
Tal wrote: On Thu, May 7, 2009 at 1:31 PM, Maarten Deen md...@xs4all.nl wrote: But for roadnames, I do not see the point in using a different language than the one on the sign. If I tell someone to go to the Mountainroad in Vienna, then they will probably end up in Wien, Austria, but where

Re: [OSM-talk] Languages

2009-05-07 Thread Maarten Deen
Ben Laenen wrote: So I'd say the problem is pretty easy to solve for street names: * Either there's on official language and the street name shouldn't be translated at all, even if you want a map in a different language. So just take the name tag. * Either there are more languages on the

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