[OSM-dev] Quadtile Info and Planet dump

Ray Booysen raybooysen at rjb.za.net
Sat Sep 22 13:57:24 BST 2007


Tom Hughes wrote:
> In message <46F4FF40.7040607 at rjb.za.net>
>           Ray Booysen <raybooysen at rjb.za.net> wrote:
>
>   
>> Will the new quadtile information be part of planet dumps?  Would make
>> my testing a lot easier. ;)
>>     
>
> What information? The tile number? What use is that to anybody? It can
> be easily computed from the latitude and longitude anyway.
>
> Tom
>
>   
Well, it would mean we don't have to calculate it when parsing the 
planet file.  When importing a 12GB file, it would be helpful to spend 
the CPU power on the import and not a tile calculation.

Cheers
Ray




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