[Talk-in] Mapping Party howto document
srik.lak at gmail.com
Thu Nov 26 07:13:19 GMT 2009
On Thu, Nov 26, 2009 at 10:15 AM, Kenneth Gonsalves <lawgon at au-kbc.org>wrote:
> On Thursday 26 Nov 2009 10:08:56 am Srikanth Lakshmanan wrote:
> > Even when you have instrument, it is ideal to "actually map" with the gps
> > data collected *on the same day* to get a better map.Something we
> > experienced through E-City Mapping party / Hosur Mapping party.Output of
> > E-City map is much better. So ideally any mapping party should have
> > of 2 hours where participants map them out. This way new comers to party
> > also get to learn how to map.
> that is true - but the point I am trying to emphasise is that mapping is a
> daily activity. Every time you look at the map you can add something - a
> dustbin, a lamp post, a speed breaker on the road.
Agree. Evolving the wiki way through incremental improvements is ideal
instead of mapping once and leaving it.
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