[OSM-dev] Map of Seattle

Brandon Martin-Anderson badhill at gmail.com
Sat Feb 13 01:48:54 GMT 2010


the formation is AREA.osm.CONTENT.bz - you want washington.osm.highway.bz2

-B

On Fri, Feb 12, 2010 at 5:42 PM, Tareq Ismail <hellotheretareq at gmail.com> wrote:
> Sorry, I'll post to the user list next time.
> One last question, on the cloudemade links you both provided, what do the
> different formats mean?
>
> washington.osm.administrative.bz2  (2.6M)
> washington.osm.bz2  (81.3M)
> washington.osm.coastline.bz2  (4.2M)
> washington.osm.highway.bz2
>
> Thanks,
>
> Tareq Ismail
>
> On Fri, Feb 12, 2010 at 5:12 PM, Greg Troxel <gdt at ir.bbn.com> wrote:
>>
>> [This probably belongs on a user list, not dev.]
>>
>>  I'm trying to get an OSM xml file for Seattle however whenever I try
>>  requesting it from OpenStreetMap.org's "Export" tab it says that the
>> request
>>  is too big. I don't want to use planet.osm because that's far too large
>> for
>>  the application I need. Any suggestions?
>>
>>  The corner coordinates I'm looking are between:
>>  47.979, -122.686
>>  47.346, -121.522
>>
>> Cloudmade has extracts by state, which are pretty manageable:
>>
>>  http://downloads.cloudmade.com/north_america/united_states/washington
>>
>> you can then use osmsosis to shrink it if it isn't small enough.
>>
>>
>>
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