[OSM-dev] Mapnik style broken?

Christopher Schmidt crschmidt at metacarta.com
Mon May 14 22:23:15 BST 2007

On Mon, May 14, 2007 at 10:15:56PM +0100, Jon Burgess wrote:
> As I mentioed in another email, I think the layering model of mapnik is
> currently slightly different to other renderers. I think Mapnik always
> draw lines over the top of areas even if the area has a higher layer set
> than the line. This is because it renders all polygons, then lines, then
> points, then text / symbols (at least this is what I understand, perhaps
> Artem can confirm or correct me).

I can confirm that is the behavior as of the last time I was regularly
working on osm.xml.

Christopher Schmidt

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