[OSM-dev] Custom tileset

Mateusz Konieczny matkoniecz at gmail.com
Sat Mar 19 16:03:10 UTC 2016

On Sat, 19 Mar 2016 14:40:40 +0000
Andy Townsend <ajt1047 at gmail.com> wrote:

> After that, it's on to changing road colours.  At the top of 
> https://github.com/gravitystorm/openstreetmap-carto/blob/master/roads.mss
> there are a bunch of colours.  Initially, I'd try changing those to
> different values in your copy of the file, rerunning the "carto"
> command line (which you'll have previously run with the styles you've
> setup already), deleting tiles you've previously generated and seeing
> how the new colours look.  As a background to "managing" tiles, see 
> http://wiki.openstreetmap.org/wiki/User:SomeoneElse/Force-rending_tiles,_and_tidying_old_or_empty_ones 

In that case one may just revert to old version (if old roads
are considered to be significantly better) - but it would make more
complicated to use any improvements that appeared later in this
map style.

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