[talk-au] Hikers on this list?

Peter Ross peter at emailross.com
Wed Jun 16 03:50:38 BST 2010


On Wed, Jun 16, 2010 at 12:04 PM, John Smith <deltafoxtrot256 at gmail.com> wrote:
> On 16 June 2010 10:58, Peter Ross <peter at emailross.com> wrote:
>> The advantage of the orienteering map style is that it emphasises
>> features which can be used for navigation and route planning.
>
> The problem with that is I don't think a lot of those things are
> mapped by most OSM'ers... I was thinking more along the lines of
> highlighting walking/cycle paths and bush tracks and either removing
> other features or at least making them more washed.
>
Agreed, they're not mapped at the moment but if someone starts
rendering them, then people will start to map them.

> There is a couple of hiking styles on the wiki:
>
> http://wiki.openstreetmap.org/wiki/Hiking_Map
>
> But to me these seem to be too noisy...
>
You're the one who is going to do the work, so your choice.

Good luck with it.




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