[OSM-dev] API: no BBOX download of a way if no nodes inside the BBOX?
Stefan de Konink
stefan at konink.de
Sun Apr 26 20:52:38 BST 2009
Shaun McDonald wrote:
> On 26 Apr 2009, at 22:28, Chris Browet wrote:
>> I just noticed that an API download via a BBOX do not retrieve a way
>> crossing the BBOX unless one of its nodes is inside the BBOX.
>> Was it like that before, is it new and on purpose or a bug?
> This is the way it has always been.
> The reason is because the map call searches for all the nodes in the
> bbox, then deduces all the ways from that list of nodes. There is no
> Postgis linestring magic done yet.
If I provide the SQL statement to get this information could it be made
into a new call?
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