[OSM-talk-be] Mapping party Deinze
Luc Van den Troost
luc.antw at gmail.com
Tue Apr 13 08:49:01 BST 2010
As the weather promises to be nice, I will probably show up on the
The grey area - Zeveren - looks suited for that, and I might go far beyond
that to link the 'Deinze' area to the better mapped areas around Vinkt,
Lotenhulle and Nevele. On the motorbike, however, I cannot guarantee to have
all details like roadnames, bicycle situations, footpaths, points of
Also I will not be doing the mapping on the spot as I will be without laptop
there, but i will share the tracks and process them from home.
Luc / Speedy
On Mon, Apr 5, 2010 at 9:24 PM, Kenny Knecht <kenny.knecht at gmail.com> wrote:
> Hi all,
> Here is the final scheme for the mapping party on Sunday April 18.
> - 9u45am till 10am: for people who like that, we gather at the railway
> station of Deinze. This is not explicitly necessary: I have made a cake
> diagram, so people who prefer that can start at another moment can just pick
> their piece and go on the road. Here you can take a peek at it:
> Of course they should tell me well ahead about their plans to avoid double
> work! Some pieces are more fit for exploration by bike: e.g. Petegem aan de
> Leie has a lot typical bike short-cuts (not on google maps of course) Other
> stuff can be done by car - more rural areas - but personal I prefer doing
> everything by bike. I hope that every-one brings his own bike! I also
> experimented with export of the cake diagram: you can find the result on
> http://users.edpnet.be/kknecht/gmapsupp.img* *(for garmin) and
> http://users.edpnet.be/kknecht/deinze.osm contains roughly the same data
> but via GPS babel you can export it yourself to your own preferred format.
> - 10am till 1pm: we go on the road!
> - 1pm-2pm: we have lunch, since we do the data processing at the de Ceder
> (a bit outside of the center in Astene (Parijsestraat), we might as well
> gather there. In the cafe there you can only get drinks there so why not
> bring your own lunch package? We can talk a bit and make sure we don't start
> thirsty :-)
> - 2pm-5pm: hide behind the computer screens: please try to bring your own
> It would very nice if every-one willing to join, sends me an email to
> confirm, with some info on how they think to get in Deinze and how to
> explore the area. Do you have a laptop? May be I can split the cake in more
> pieces do more accurate sub-division? Planning is everything! Please, also
> give me feedback about the planning: I rather prefer it now then to here you
> complaining on the day itself!
> I would have liked to get hold of the trackers which are managed by OSM
> belgium but although I have asked twice and offer to pick theme up, I did
> not any reaction. A pity: some people are willing to join but have no
> tracker! Ivo?
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