[OSM-talk] LINZ import
osm_ at malenki.ch
Sun Apr 25 12:10:47 BST 2010
John Smith wrote:
>On 16 April 2010 09:39, Robin Paulson <robin.paulson at gmail.com> wrote:
>> do oyu have any suggestions how to keep the metadata when importing?
>> i presume it is a non-manual method, i.e. uploading a .osm file -
>> how do you merge the two data sets?
>You open the area as normal and open the osm file as a different layer
>and then you can copy and paste between layers.
I helped at some imports for Kosovo where it was done this way.¹
The source data was split into small chunks (iirc 100 ways), uploaded
and linked at the wiki, where users could "subscribe" to the chunks they
Worked quite well.
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