[OSM-dev] Tiles not refreshing

Shaun McDonald shaun at shaunmcdonald.me.uk
Wed Apr 8 22:24:59 BST 2009


On 8 Apr 2009, at 22:10, Jon Burgess wrote:

> On Wed, 2009-04-08 at 22:54 +0200, Rafał Miłecki wrote:
>> Hi,
>>
>> I hope I've choosen right mailing list.
>>
>> Yesterday I edited part of map, mostly adding new roads. After over
>> 24h slippy map doesn't contain my changes. Moreover I noticed that
>> matching tile as dirty doesn't work.
>>
>> For example let's use:
>> http://b.tile.openstreetmap.org/18/144049/86294.png
>> http://openstreetmap.org/?lat=52.249444&lon=17.821758&zoom=18
>>
>> Please see attached PNG to compare JOSM to slippy map. The road on
>> slippy map is not updated and I can't match tile as dirty:
>>> wget -O - http://b.tile.openstreetmap.org/18/144049/86294.png/ 
>>> status 2>/dev/null
>> Tile is clean. Last rendered at Wed Apr 08 10:25:30 2009
>>> wget -O - http://b.tile.openstreetmap.org/18/144049/86294.png/ 
>>> dirty 2>/dev/null
>> Tile submitted for rendering
>>> wget -O - http://b.tile.openstreetmap.org/18/144049/86294.png/ 
>>> status 2>/dev/null
>> Tile is clean. Last rendered at Wed Apr 08 10:25:30 2009
>
> The weekly reload of the Mapnik postgresql database is happening at  
> the
> moment. This prevents any rendering or updates to the tile clean/dirty
> state until it is complete.
>
> The reload should be complete in a couple of hours but it may still  
> take
> a day or two to render your changes since lots of tile will be queued
> for rendering.
>

As an interim solution you can use the minutely tile server, which has  
about a 10 minute delay on the osm data, and highlights the unnamed  
roads:
http://matt.sandbox.cloudmade.com/?lat=52.249444&lon=17.821758&zoom=18

Shaun





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