[HOT] Bangladesh mapping - first batch of field papers - help us upload the data!

Pete Masters pedrito1414 at googlemail.com
Mon Feb 2 19:47:36 UTC 2015

Brilliant, thanks Pierre!

I have made one change because the Bangladeshi mappers have already started
on the editing. We decided there to use man_made=works for tanneries and
factories, with product=leather/plastic etc to distinguish between them.

Otherwise, great. Thanks!


On Mon, Feb 2, 2015 at 7:18 PM, Pierre Béland <pierzenh at yahoo.fr> wrote:

> Hi Pete,
> To see how this looks like, I just Looked at the Project 13 Questionnaire
> list at the end of the PDF file. For the road names, I find it difficult to
> interpret the hand written english names. But the local Bengladesh team
> should be able to revise this info once every task is completed, plus
> adding bengali names.
> For other tags,  some objects are not common for northern countries remote
> mappers.
> To facilitate collaboration from the remote mappers, I added to the wiki
> page a Tagging schema section for the more  common objects and suggested
> OSM key and attribute to describe them.
> See
> https://wiki.openstreetmap.org/wiki/Missing_Maps_Bangladesh_Field_Mapping_Jan15#Tagging_Schema_-_Common_Tags
> For the Factories, I used the industrial=factory proposal.   There are
> some objects for which I could not find a key.
> I suggest that the mappers refer to this section and revise the tags. This
> will assure homogeneity and facilitate tagging for others that later
> join-in,
> Regard
> Pierre
>   ------------------------------
>  *De :* Pete Masters <pedrito1414 at googlemail.com>
> *À :* "hot at openstreetmap.org" <hot at openstreetmap.org>
> *Envoyé le :* Lundi 2 février 2015 9h54
> *Objet :* [HOT] Bangladesh mapping - first batch of field papers - help
> us upload the data!
> Hello all,
> We are looking for some help getting the data from the field papers up
> onto OSM!
> The first batch is on the wiki at
> http://wiki.openstreetmap.org/wiki/Missing_Maps_Bangladesh_Field_Mapping_Jan15#Field_Paper_Edit_and_Upload.21
> We would love it if any of you could grab a pack and follow the
> instructions. This is the data for Hazaribagh. Some of it has been
> processed by the Bangladeshi OSM team, but time was limited, so please go
> through all the packs. If your pack has already been done, a second eye on
> it would be great anyway. Also, on some, roads will have been edited, but
> not landmarks (or visa versa).
> Hazaribagh is the priority as already one NGO working in the area wants to
> conduct some health studies using the base map (and very soon)!
> I think everything you need is there. let me know if there are any
> problems!
> Thanks a million...
> Pete
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