[OSM-dev] Minute Diffs Broken

Ian Dees ian.dees at gmail.com
Wed May 6 00:05:09 BST 2009

On Tue, May 5, 2009 at 5:54 PM, Brett Henderson <brett at bretth.com> wrote:
> The second problem is that I don't always want all records in the
> queue.  I'd still like to be able to break up records into time
> intervals rather than grabbing everything available in the order it was
> logged.  However this mightn't be an issue in the central database, it's
> more of an issue in the distribution database.  So the main retrieval
> daemon could just grab everything (or bound it by an object count limit)
> and dump into the distribution database where time-based chunks could be
> extracted.

Forgive me for injecting into this conversation part-way through, but would
it make sense to offer an HTTP stream of the complete contents of all
changesets as they are closed and applied to the database?

To reduce load on the server, the stream could be proxied or mirrored to
other machines.
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