[OSM-dev] Effort in the US wasted until TIGER import is complete?
tlunde at gmail.com
Wed Mar 21 00:09:05 GMT 2007
The TIGER page  indicates that the initial effort was removed from
the database because of data corruption.
Other postings seem to indicate that a new TIGER import will overwrite
existing US data.
The last message on the mailing lists I can find about the TIGER
import is from Jan 16, 2007 and indicates that the import is on an
The status page seems to confirm this, as it shows the last header as:
TIGER -> OSM Import Status
(as of Thu Nov 30 14:47:41 +0000 2006)
Is there anything a US-oriented would-be OSM participant can do to
help with the import? Is the project stalled by a lack of CPU, disk,
person-hours for coding, or something else?
Thanks for any pointers you can provide to ways that I can help.
 Sorry, I can't find this again... I think it was on the Talk list.
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