[OSM-dev] osm2pgsql for 64-bit IDs

Igor Brejc igor.brejc at gmail.com
Sat May 21 12:57:46 BST 2011


OK, thanks. So I still have some time to switch to 64bit ints in Maperitive.

Igor

On Sat, May 21, 2011 at 12:52 PM, Frederik Ramm <frederik at remote.org> wrote:

> Hi,
>
>
> On 05/21/2011 03:53 AM, Igor Brejc wrote:
>
>> Can you give some rough estimates on how much time we still have until
>> this 64bit issue comes up?
>>
>
> My rough estimate would be that it *may* happen around the end of this
> year, but more likely around mid-2012. Of course this depends heavily on how
> good we are at stopping data importers going crazy ;-)
>
> Just look at http://wiki.openstreetmap.org/wiki/File:Osmdbstats2.png and
> ask yourself when that line reaches ~2 billion (take into account that the
> line only indicates the number of visible nodes; the highest node id tends
> to be about 20% higher than the number of visible nodes).
>
> Bye
> Frederik
>
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