[talk-au] JOSM uploads past 2000 points

Ross Scanlon info at 4x4falcon.com
Tue Jun 25 08:59:25 UTC 2013


Hi,

When you click on Upload then there is an Advanced tab.

Settings are in there.

Cheers
Ross


On 25/06/13 17:56, Brett Russell wrote:
> Hi
>
> My menu is File, Edit, View, Tools, Presets, Imagery, Windows, Audio, Help.
>
> Were will I find the settings you mention?
>
> Cheers Brett
>
>  > Date: Tue, 25 Jun 2013 16:54:57 +1000
>  > From: info at 4x4falcon.com
>  > To: brussell237 at live.com.au; talk-au at openstreetmap.org
>  > Subject: Re: [talk-au] JOSM uploads past 2000 points
>  >
>  > Hi,
>  >
>  > As Ian points out
>  >
>  > Upload->Advanced->Chunks
>  >
>  > or
>  >
>  > Upload->Advanced->Individually
>  >
>  > Cheers
>  > Ross
>  >
>  >
>  > On 25/06/13 15:44, Ian Sergeant wrote:
>  > > Hi,
>  > >
>  > > I don't know quite what happened, but the relation and all the ways
> were
>  > > duplicated four times.
>  > >
>  > > I deleted three of them.
>  > >
>  > > You can specify in the advanced settings of josm to upload the
> changeset
>  > > in smaller chunks. I find this is useful.
>  > >
>  > > Ian.
>  > >
>  > >
>  > > On 25 June 2013 13:43, Brett Russell <brussell237 at live.com.au
>  > > <mailto:brussell237 at live.com.au>> wrote:
>  > >
>  > > Hi Ross
>  > >
>  > > Thanks for the info. I will give it a shot and look for the node count.
>  > >
>  > > I have when creating a way found hovering back over it down the
>  > > bottom of the screen it will tell me the nodes used.
>  > >
>  > > What I have found if I create a way of say 1500 nodes and upload,
>  > > then create another way of say the same number of nodes, and then
>  > > upload and finally then create a multipolygon relationship and tag
>  > > the properties and upload all works well. But if I do it in one step
>  > > and then upload I strike the mentioned problem. My worry is
>  > > multiple uploads as they are a pain to find, edit and or remove.
>  > > Just want to keep OSM data a clean as possible and not corrupt the
>  > > database.
>  > >
>  > > From memory moving a large multipolygon lake in JOSM creates a
>  > > similar problem. So I align lakes in Polatch 2 and all works well.
>  > >
>  > > Finding JOSM very powerful but still very much a newbie with it.
>  > >
>  > > Cheers
>  > > Brett Russell
>  > > PO Box 94
>  > > Launceston Tas. 7250
>  > > Australia
>  > > 0419 374 971
>  > >
>  > > On 25/06/2013, at 1:25 PM, "Ross Scanlon" <info at 4x4falcon.com
>  > > <mailto:info at 4x4falcon.com>> wrote:
>  > >
>  > > >> Hi
>  > > >>
>  > > >> I am all to aware of the 2000 node limit with OSM but when using
>  > > JOSM to
>  > > >> create lakes as multipolygons from multiple ways it is easier to
>  > > create
>  > > >> the ways, link them a multipolygon relationship, tag properties and
>  > > >> upload. JOSM then creates a change set and gives five tries and
>  > > fails so
>  > > >> if you hit upload again it tries again. Strangely if I use
>  > > Polatch 2 to
>  > > >> check I nearly always find the lake is added to OSM. On at least one
>  > > >> occasion JOSM uploaded the lake more than once. In fact five
>  > > times. I
>  > > >> have to exit JOSM and restart it to avoid the changeset wanting to
>  > > >> endlessly upload,
>  > > >
>  > > > Rather than restarting josm:
>  > > >
>  > > > Upload->Changesets->Upload to a new Changeset
>  > > >
>  > > > The old changeset will time out and you can upload to new
>  > > changeset(s) from there on.
>  > > >
>  > > >> Has anyone else experienced this issue. Reading on the web
>  > > suggests this
>  > > >> is a common problem with some claiming a configuration setting
>  > > in JOSM
>  > > >> can eliminate this issue.
>  > > >
>  > > > Don't know about a config setting but if you have the Selection
>  > > panel open on the right hand side of the window, then select the
>  > > object it will tell you how many nodes are used by it. It is then a
>  > > simple matter to split (Tools->Split Way) the way into two (or more)
>  > > pieces. If its a loop way then select two (or more) nodes on
>  > > opposite sides and then split it.
>  > > >
>  > > > If you do the split after adding all the tags or creating the
>  > > multipolygon they are copied to the new way.
>  > > >
>  > > > Cheers
>  > > > Ross
>  > > >
>  > > >
>  > > >> As usual any help would be appreciated as you can imagine it is
>  > > >> frustrating when mapping large lakes.
>  > > >>
>  > > >> Cheers
>  > > >>
>  > > >> Brett
>  > > >>
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