[OSM-dev] Need special data extracts
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Mon Feb 22 15:55:39 GMT 2010
"Tim Teulings" <rael at edge.ping.de> writes:
> (ah, another german :-)).
>>> I have not yet found a more
>>> convinient way than downloading a planet.osm
>> You may want to query the XAPI for the relevant data
> "Unlike the main API which restricts queries to 0.25 square degrees, XAPI
> allows much larger requests, up to 100 square degrees"
> So I could not get all capitals in one go but must call it multiple times...
> Not nice but doable.
No, this restriction is only for the map API call where you specify a
bounding box. With http://www.informationfreeway.org/api/0.6/*[...]
you get all objects on the planet that match your criteria.
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