[Geocoding] osm2pgsql / Gazetteer import errors

Andy Allan gravitystorm at gmail.com
Tue Jan 5 12:16:37 GMT 2010

On Mon, Jan 4, 2010 at 8:04 PM, Frans Hals <fhals7 at googlemail.com> wrote:
> Andy,
> thank you for your valuable input.
> Do you think, that running (not importing) the database will be still slow
> at EC2?

It's more likely to work, but just keep an eye on your munin graphs
(if you have them) and get used to lots of pink IOWait.

> I liked the idea of using some kind of load balancing (one machine online,
> one offline for upgrading indexes) which will be easily set up with the
> cloning feature.
> Your EC2 experience doesn't sound very promising for achieving this goal.
> Do you know another faster host which has this cloning feature?

No, sorry.


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