[talk-au] Suburb boundaries

Darrin Smith beldin at beldin.org
Thu Feb 5 06:34:52 GMT 2009


On Thu, 05 Feb 2009 16:29:39 +1030
Jack Burton <jack at saosce.com.au> wrote:

> >    1. What way do we want to represent the data, e.g closed ways or
> > relations consisting of borders - something else ?
> 
> Closed ways (areas) - as that's how ABS define them, so it will make
> merging updated ABS data into the OSM Australia dataset (each time ABS
> update their dataset, which is presumably quite regularly)
> significantly easier.

This isn't really relevant. Given the amount of data involved an
automated process will have to be developed to bring it all in, so this
process can just be re-utilised on any update.





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