[OSM-dev] GSoC Project Update (Fast Track Deployment of Customised OSM Tile Server)

Parveen Arora mail at parveenarora.in
Thu May 26 18:30:15 BST 2011

On Thu, May 26, 2011 at 10:42 PM, Parveen Arora <mail at parveenarora.in> wrote:
> On Thu, May 26, 2011 at 11:51 AM, Stephan Knauss <osm at stephans-server.de> wrote:
>> Hello Parveen,
> Hello Sir,
>> Your site names a few potential "users" of your project. I have the feeling
>> that for most of them the hardware requirements would be too high.
>> By serving only part of the world, for example just a single country the
>> needed resources are a lot less than the figures mentioned in the wiki.
> Yes Figures mentioned in the wiki are for whole planet, Its my mistake
> that I forgot to mention there.
> and its also right that users with lesser area will require less hardware.
> I have take reference about hardware from Richard Weait's blog.
> Is there any wiki page to describing the hardware requirements
> according to the area, as we have also to include it in the project
> and to suggest users while installing the Customised Tile Server.
Please also suggest me that should I use Mapnik or Mod_Tile for
rendering the tiles, but later I will include both options i.e user
will be able to render tiles with his selected method.

Parveen Arora
E-Mail: mail at parveenarora.in

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