[OSM-dev] Mobile binary protocol
apatiev at gmail.com
Tue Mar 18 12:12:54 GMT 2008
On 3/18/08, Robert (Jamie) Munro <rjmunro at arjam.net> wrote:
> It's not an official OSM protocol. It is something written by Adam
> Boardmand and implimented by him as a proxy, written in PHP. This proxy
> will fetch the data from the live server and compress it on demand.
What do you think about integrating this protocol into the OSM server?
I think it would be very useful in some application areas. And, maybe,
we get more performance if it will access database directly, not
through the proxy.
> It's used by WhereAmI, which works, although I don't know what server it
> is using :-)
I saw it. It uses Adam's server, hosted on http://www.symbianos.org
(correct me if not :). However, i thought that there is a direct
support by OSM.
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