[OSM-dev] tiles at home disk usage

Frederik Ramm frederik at remote.org
Wed May 2 16:02:21 BST 2007


Hi,

> A quick temporary fix would be to change tile2.php to unlink new tiles
> if there is an existing tile.

That didn't parse.

> And then hard link all duplicate tiles.
> I highly recommend the script "faster-dupemerge" from:
> http://www.furryterror.org/~zblaxell/dupemerge/dupemerge.html for  
> this task.
> It has an extremely efficient duplicate finding mechanism. (low memory
> requirements)

This is something that can be done right away as a quick fix, without  
endangering any future cool thing we might think about, and without  
any side effects I can think of. It should save around 13 GB out of  
the box.

Bye
Frederik

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