[Imports] corrupt planet osm files
xphreakster at gmail.com
Thu Jun 9 15:05:58 BST 2011
I have been trying to setup a separate GIS server using the following
- postgres + postgis
- openstreetmap data
There is only one problem, I cannot work with the planet OSM file
archive I download from the servers.
I have tried with the newest one and also have tried older archives as
well, and all the time I get an error about a corrupt archive.
For unpacking I am using the bunzip2 command on my centOS server.
The source from where I have downloaded the new file is
This archive was reported to be corrupted when an attempt was made to
Also I have tried with different files from
http://ftp.heanet.ie/mirrors/openstreetmap.org/ which also seamed to be
To be sure I have tried to unpack them both on the Linux box and also on
Windows (using winrar) but I got the same results.
The files which I was able to unpack where from
http://download.geofabrik.de/osm/ but those are split up data files and
I would like to have a complete map of the world in one file.
Can you please give me a hint to know how to proceed ?
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