[OSM-dev] mapnik projection problems?

Jon Burgess jburgess777 at googlemail.com
Fri Aug 15 12:34:06 BST 2008

2008/8/15 Mikel Maron <mikel_maron at yahoo.com>:
> Hi
> Seeing an issue with mapnik rendering of our map in Bethlehem. Bethlehem is
> located at about 31.717, 35.2.
> http://westbank.freemap.in/?lat=31.717&lon=35.2&zoom=11&layers=B
> However Bethlehem is showing up at a lower latitude in the mapnik rendering.
> http://westbank.freemap.in/?lat=31.523&lon=35.179&zoom=11&layers=B
> Our data is definitely in the correct spot, it's the rendering that's off. I
> suppose this is a projection misconfiguration in mapnik or mod_tile.
> Does anyone have any hints on what specifically I should look at?

Which version of osm2pgsql do you use?
The common problem with older versions is forgetting to supply the
'-m' option while importing the data. This option is enabled by
default in later versions.


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