[OSM-dev] World Boundaries for Rendering with mapnik

Martijn van Oosterhout kleptog at gmail.com
Sat May 10 23:03:26 BST 2008

On Sat, May 10, 2008 at 11:23 PM, Joerg Ostertag (OSM Munich/Germany)
<openstreetmap at ostertag.name> wrote:
>        Mapnik uses external data for coastlines at lower zoom levels. See Coastlines#Mapnik
>        $ wget http://tile.openstreetmap.org/world_boundaries-spherical.tgz (51MB)
>        $ wget http://hypercube.telascience.org/~kleptog/processed_p.zip (~200MB)

> And on the other hand I'd like to know which of the two is needed? Or do I
> need both.

Both, one set is for high zoom levels, the other is for lowzoom levels.

Have a nice day,
Martijn van Oosterhout <kleptog at gmail.com> http://svana.org/kleptog/

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