[OSM-dev] Multiple layers in the database

Gervase Markham gerv-gmane at gerv.net
Mon Mar 17 09:00:16 GMT 2008


Robert (Jamie) Munro wrote:
> Why not just upload stuff with a osimport:highway=[whatever], then it
> won't be rendered on any maps. JOSM could have tools separate it into
> another layer if needed, and you could select and delete either the
> original or the OS layer with JOSMs search features. A special layer
> could be added to T at H (or mapnik when we get multiple layers going) to
> show areas where the OS tagging hasn't been resolved, or to show only
> the OS layer or whatever.

That reads to me like the sort of thing you'd do as a hack if your 
toolset didn't support layering ;-)

Gerv





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