[OSM-dev] Final kinks in osmosis planet dumping
brett at bretth.com
Mon Sep 10 11:46:07 BST 2007
Martijn van Oosterhout wrote:
> FWIW, the interesting part is actually not the bounds (which in the
> case of the planet.rb are obviously bogus) but the origin. Long term
> the idea is to be a marker that allows clients like JOSM to see if the
> data they are loading from a file has compatible IDs with the server
> it's uploading to.
> So a far as I'm concerned, the bounds can be bogus, but if you can
> fill in the origin it would be nice. It's not terribly important
The "compatible id" problem is an interesting one. Long term I'd like
to see a solution to this as well. The replication features of osmosis
would be a prime candidate for such compatibility checking.
Perhaps this one can wait as well? I don't want to delay everything
forever but to solve this properly could be difficult.
> Or allow an .osmosisrc which can be filled in, and the users specify
That was my initial thought as well. I just want to make sure whatever
I do is compatible with windows and linux which I why I was leaning
towards the property file approach. I probably should check what JOSM
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