[OSM-dev] tirex with custom tileschema

Jochen Topf jochen at remote.org
Mon Apr 11 14:15:31 BST 2011

On Mon, Apr 11, 2011 at 02:31:19PM +0200, Steven M. Ottens wrote:
>  On 4/11/2011 2:01 PM, Jochen Topf wrote:
> >On Mon, Apr 11, 2011 at 12:24:38PM +0200, Steven M. Ottens wrote:
> >>Does Tirex support different projections and tileschema's? I'm
> >No.
> >
> >The "Google" projection and tiling schema and the metatile schema used in OSM
> >is very much hard-baked into Tirex.
> Thanks, that explains why I get 'google' tiles, even when osm.xml is
> in a different projection. I hadn't looked into this behaviour since
> I was still struggling with this error:
> tirex-backend-mapnik[2309]: Mapnik config error: Unable to find
> specified font face ''
> Is the tirex-backend-mapnik somehow using different settings files
> than mapnik? Since both osm.xml and fontset-settings.xml.inc are
> correct for the mapnik/tilecache setup.

It uses the config file configured in /etc/tirex/mapnik/... or whatever
you told it to use.

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