[HOT] Bangladesh mapping - first batch of field papers - help us upload the data!
jorieke.vyncke at gmail.com
Tue Feb 3 18:11:28 UTC 2015
W used in Bangladesh the following taggings, so it might be good to use the
For the most common POI's:
For the roads:
Pleas feel also free to give input about these!
2015-02-02 20:47 GMT+01:00 Pete Masters <pedrito1414 at googlemail.com>:
> 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.
>> 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
>> *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
>> 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
>> Thanks a million...
>> *Pete Masters*
>> Missing Maps Project Coordinator
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