[OSM-dev] GPX proximity filter
osm at petschge.de
Tue Oct 7 20:34:45 BST 2008
>> I had no clue that such software exists and was unable to find something
>> like that.
> Have you asked?
I asked on IRC and tried to google for software to do the job. I even
found a reference to "osmfilter", but could not find it nor find out
what it does.
>> If "osmtrackfilter" does the same as my software, I wasted
>> two days. But than again I'm not sure what his software does and if it
>> is able to handle large traces.
> Neither am I! I just know that Joerg has used osmtrackfilter to
> semi-automatically import a lot of data at a time when we still had
> segments. It seems to me that it was quite sophisticated at the time in
> trying to find out what parts of the track are new and what parts are
> already in the database, but I don't even know if it supports ways. I
> just thought that you had perhaps built on top of that, as
> osmtrackfilter is in Perl, too.
Nope. Mine is a totally new piece of software.
Patrick "Petschge" Kilian
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