[OSM-dev] Questions/Ideas/Plans on OSM Infrastructure

Dominik Bay eimann at etherkiller.de
Wed Sep 16 19:22:36 BST 2009


Hi Martin,

Martin Lesser wrote:
> Dominik Bay <eimann at etherkiller.de> writes:
> 
>> I'm coming up with a topic for discussion on how to save and
>> serve OSM data for Slippy Maps
> 
> Your proposal assumes that every provider of OSM-based visualized
> services uses the same tiles with the same details in the same style
> (eg. identical osm.xml for all mapnik-rendered tiles).
> 
> Probably that's not the case so a distributed infrastructure of tiles
> would not make sense for those providers using their own individual
> rendered tiles.

you're right. I was assuming that it's used by openstreetmap.org and
openrouteservice.org.
I can't do anything about the infrastructure of others.

Kind regards,
Dominik




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