[OSM-dev] Current planet file is broken

marcus.wolschon at googlemail.com marcus.wolschon at googlemail.com
Fri Apr 24 09:44:35 BST 2009


On Fri, 24 Apr 2009 10:37:31 +0200, Frederik Ramm <frederik at remote.org>
wrote:
> Railsify something... sounds important enough to make countless 
> downstream users change their code ;-)
> 
> Should we then define that any software dealing with relation XML must 
> ignore case in member types? (Does the API, on upload, accept any case?)

That would pretty much break every XML-parser as XML simply IS case
sensitive.
It would no longer be XML.

> Currently the planet diffs have lower case, the planet file has upper 
> case, and Osmosis expects lower case.

So the planet file is broken. period.

Marcus





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