[OSM-talk] Cyclemap not updated for 2 weeks?
gravitystorm at gmail.com
Sat Feb 2 15:23:23 GMT 2008
On Feb 1, 2008 9:44 AM, Dave Stubbs <osm.list at randomjunk.co.uk> wrote:
> On Feb 1, 2008 8:37 AM, Foppe Benedictus <foppe.benedictus at knkv.net> wrote:
> > Hello Andy,
> > I just asked in IRC if somebody knew if the cyclemap was not updated the
> > last 2 weeks, they came up with the why don't you email him solution, so
> > here it is..
> > No offence, but I just want to know if I am tagging something wrong or
> > there went something wrong or you not having time to do it?
As Dave explained, it was a combination of technical and 'real world'
issues. I'd never take offence in someone being interested in the
cycle map, so don't worry about it!
> Yeah, sorry about this, we upgraded mapnik to get new improved
> rendering, and had a small issue where it dropped single digit
> references... which has now been fixed.
This is really a QA issue - although I knew that there would be
mappers interested in seeing their improvements straight away
(including me, for one), there's a growing number of other websites
using the cycle tiles and I didn't want to release the set with the
> The new rendering looks nicer
> than before, it's all sparkly and stuff.
Those nice mapnik guys keep fixing things when I ask them, which is
cool, and lets me do funky new things.
> Unfortunately Andy is
> currently away snowboarding, and I don't have the webhost password to
> upload the new tiles. I'll make sure he does the sync the second he
> gets back (I think on Sunday).
Fun fun snowboarding. The upload is in progress, and will be complete
in a few hours from now.
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