[OSM-dev] GRR!

Ben Gimpert ben at somethingmodern.com
Sun Apr 16 12:06:59 BST 2006


On Thu, Apr 13, 2006 at 01:59:47AM -0700, Mikel Maron wrote:
> Also, would there be significant performance improvement if this
> import connected to the database, and ran sql queries directly?

Yeah, it would be much faster.  But my real concerns at this point are
failure recover during the import (it's bound to happen), and not
completely pegging (inadvertantly DoS-ing) the OSM server.  Using the
REST API might prevent the latter -- as a nice side-effect.

		Ben





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