[Imports] Test drive Facebook AI-assisted road import

Christoph Hormann osm at imagico.de
Fri Apr 7 11:37:45 UTC 2017

On Saturday 01 April 2017, Stephan Knauss wrote:
> Hello together, hello Facebook team,
> the Thailand community is not subscribed to the imports mailing list.
> So to reach out to that specific community it is best to come to the
> forum.
> This list is a good place to get advice from experienced members of
> the community on how to best execute imports in general. So please
> continue such technical details discussions here.
> [...]

Yes, testing this on a well defined smaller area where local mappers can 
verify accuracy on the ground seems a very good idea.  Just keep in 
mind that Thailand has a fairly diverse geography and what you observe 
in one area is not necessarily representative for the whole country.

For clarification, especially also for others who might be planning 
imports and are reading here - local community discussion and import 
review here are two distinct steps of the import process and none of 
these two is a replacement for the other.  It usually makes sense to 
have the local discussion first and then do the overall review here but 
it is likewise possible to have several iterations and continue the 
review after modifications to the procedures being made based on local 

Christoph Hormann

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