[OSM-dev] New release of snapshot server

Philipp Borgers borgers at mi.fu-berlin.de
Mon Jan 23 23:11:27 GMT 2012

Could you explain your spatial requests? I had a quick look at [1]
Seems like you only do spatial query on the nodes. What about ways that
don't have a node inside the bounding box?

Thx in advance.


[1] https://github.com/gravitystorm/snapshot-server/blob/master/app/controllers/api/maps_controller.rb

On Mon, 2012-01-23 at 22:51 +0000, Andy Allan wrote:
> Hi All,
> Snapshot Server is a rails app that can host .osm files and serve them
> out via map calls. The main use for this is to serve Vector Background
> Layers to clients like Potlatch 2 to help with mapping.
> http://wiki.openstreetmap.org/wiki/Snapshot_Server
> The latest release allows one installed version to host multiple
> projects, which is a huge gain and the single most asked-for feature.
> In addition, I've given the user interface an overhaul and there's a
> per-project breakdown of "completion" stats. You can see an example
> installation, being used for a UK-based cycling project currently in
> the demo stages, at
> http://gravitystorm.dev.openstreetmap.org/cnxc-snapshot/ .
> Code is available on github, and I'm happy to provide support and
> answer any questions. Thanks go to Cyclestreets for funding further
> development work last week.
> https://github.com/gravitystorm/snapshot-server
> I hope this will encourage more people to think "background layer"
> rather than "bulk import" next time they have an interesting .osm file
> to use!
> Cheers,
> Andy
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