[HOT] HOT project 1913 - Sri Lanka Floods

Blake Girardot HOT/OSM blake.girardot at hotosm.org
Thu May 19 23:32:14 UTC 2016


On thing to keep in mind is that some of this might have been mapped
via a different project so instructions that used Bing, the OSM
community has been active in Sri Lanka in 2016 a fair amount already.

The history in josm would answer that question probably.

Regards,
Blake
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On Thu, May 19, 2016 at 10:07 PM, Michael Heißmeier
<michael63 at digital-filestore.de> wrote:
> This custom imagery is the Mapbox layer (identical url). But unfortunately
> not all contributors use it.
>
>
> Mike Thompson, 2016-05-19 22:00:
>
> The project seems to have it's own custom imagery as this is what shows be
> default in both JOSM and iD.
>
> On Thu, May 19, 2016 at 1:33 PM, Michael Heißmeier
> <michael63 at digital-filestore.de> wrote:
>>
>> Hi all,
>>
>> I just validated a few tiles on this project and the main problem I can
>> see is this:
>>
>> The instructions tell us to align all buildings with the provided Mapbox
>> imagery but most buildings are aligned to Bing. There is a noticeable offset
>> between the two and I am realining buildings when validating.
>>
>> Please make sure you select the proper imagery when contributing to this
>> project (and probably others in this activation).
>>
>>
>> Michael
>> (osm:michael63)
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