[OSM-dev] which tool is better for osm data import to postgres

Peter Körner osm-lists at mazdermind.de
Tue May 3 16:22:45 BST 2011

Am 03.05.2011 17:13, schrieb venugopal palapala:
> Hi,
> Could you please suggest which tool is better for the import.
what is better?

> 1.osm2gis
> 2.osmosis
> 3.osm2postgresql
4. imposm

osm2pgsql is the classical importer used on openstreetmap.org

imposm is new and may offer faster rendering, but there's no well-tested 
rendering style for mapnik for it.

the other tools I can't tell about - i never heard about them.


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