[OSM-dev] OSM Mapnik in SVN
Joerg Ostertag (OSM Munich/Germany)
openstreetmap at ostertag.name
Thu Dec 20 22:25:27 GMT 2007
sounds like a step in the right direction.
On Donnerstag 20 Dezember 2007, Jochen Topf wrote:
> I have changed some things in svn:applications/rendering/mapnik:
> First, there is a README now explaining everything (as far as I
> understand it).
> Second, the "convert" script to change hardcoded paths in "osm.xml" and
> the hardcoded paths in the "generate_*" scripts were just too ugly.
> Now there is a shell script called "set-mapnik-env" where all the
> settings can be done in one place (and they are all documented inside
> the script). These settings can then be used with the
> "customize-mapnik-map" script to create the "osm.xml" file from the new
> "osm-template.xml" file. And the same settings are read by the "generate_*"
> I have left the now obsolete "convert" script and "osm.xml" files in
> place for now in case somebody depends on it. Also the "generate_*"
> scripts will fall back to the old hardcoded paths if the right
> environment variables are not set.
> If you change anything in the Mapnik Map file, please change
> osm-template.xml in the future.
> This is still all much too complicated, but hopefully its a first step to
> get things easier to understand and use.
Jörg (Germany, Munich)
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