[talk-au] Talk-au Digest, Vol 76, Issue 8

Ross Scanlon info at 4x4falcon.com
Mon Oct 14 08:11:20 UTC 2013


Hi Li,

Yes.

There is no automatic method to compare in josm.

However you can set up a number of searches to make the job easier.

eg (addr:housenumber=* | addr:street=*) -source=vicmap will find all 
address data not sourced from vicmap.

Cheers
Ross


On 14/10/13 16:47, Li Xia wrote:
> Gday Ross,
>
> Great workflow suggestion mate. To clarify, when you say compare, you
> mean manually in JOSM right?
>
> Li.
>
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>     Date: Fri, 11 Oct 2013 08:57:13 +1000
>     From: Ross Scanlon <info at 4x4falcon.com <mailto:info at 4x4falcon.com>>
>     To: talk-au at openstreetmap.org <mailto:talk-au at openstreetmap.org>
>     Subject: Re: [talk-au] vicmap data licensing
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>     Cut the data into small chunks (0.25 x 0.25 deg).
>
>     Load each chunk it into josm.
>
>     Download the relevant area to a separate layer.
>
>     Compare with what is already there.
>
>     Expect to spend a least 2 hours with each chunk depending on what data
>     your adding.
>
>     Cheers
>     Ross
>
>
>     On 11/10/13 06:37, Li wrote:
>      > Does anyone have experience on importing data? In particular avoiding
>      > duplicates?
>      >
>      > Li.
>      >
>      > On 10 Oct 2013, at 5:16 pm, Ben Kelley <ben.kelley at gmail.com
>     <mailto:ben.kelley at gmail.com>
>      > <mailto:ben.kelley at gmail.com <mailto:ben.kelley at gmail.com>>> wrote:
>      >
>      >> Hi.
>      >>
>      >> I guess the thing to consider is how you would handle a second
>     import
>      >> if someone had edited the data in OSM in between.
>      >>
>      >> I think this kind of conflict would be very difficult to
>     resolve. You
>      >> could either plan to do a 1-off import, or maybe include a tag
>     on the
>      >> imported data matching a unique identifier for the same feature
>     in the
>      >> vicmap data. The US Tiger import did something like this.
>      >>
>      >> - Ben Kelley.
>      >>
>      >> On 10 Oct 2013 17:12, "Li Xia" <me at lixia.co <mailto:me at lixia.co>
>     <mailto:me at lixia.co <mailto:me at lixia.co>>> wrote:
>      >>
>      >>     Hi everyone,
>      >>
>      >>     I'm meeting Vicmap and data.gov <http://data.gov>
>     <http://data.gov> staff tomorrow
>      >>     to get their blessing on importing vicmap data into OSM.
>      >>
>      >>     Once the licensing is squared away, we can move onto discussing
>      >>     techniques of importing the data. "Snapshot" data in shp
>     format is
>      >>     available from data.vic.gov.au <http://data.vic.gov.au>
>     <http://data.vic.gov.au>.
>      >>     Alternatively a vicmap provides a live feed to weekly data diffs
>      >>     directly. Any advice on how to import this data is much
>     appreciated.
>      >>
>      >>     Li
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>     Date: Sat, 12 Oct 2013 02:41:02 +1030
>     From: "Daniel O'Connor" <daniel.oconnor at gmail.com
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>     To: Andrew Harvey <andrew.harvey4 at gmail.com
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>     Subject: Re: [talk-au] South Australia Suburb Boundries
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>     Did the bits to produce .osm files (again on github); suitable to
>     open up
>     and view in JOSM.
>
>     I spot checked two areas near me that I know well, and the accuracy is
>     pretty high.
>
>     http://www.openstreetmap.org/browse/way/241675341
>     http://www.openstreetmap.org/browse/way/241667279
>
>     I guess this discussion probably does want to head over to the
>     imports list
>     shortly.
>
>     Any volunteers to help write up a fairly complete plan? I really don't
>     fancy doing ~3000 suburb boundaries one by one in JOSM and checking them
>     all myself; on top of doing all of the writeups/status updates/etc.
>     Also, I have overseas travel in the coming weeks; so am likely to vanish
>     half way through the conversation unless there's at least one other
>     mapper
>     with ownership.
>     http://wiki.openstreetmap.org/wiki/Import/Plan_Outline
>
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>     On Sun, Oct 6, 2013 at 7:01 PM, Daniel O'Connor
>     <daniel.oconnor at gmail.com <mailto:daniel.oconnor at gmail.com>>wrote:
>
>      > I did look through a few of the existing tools; but most fell
>     into the too
>      > hard basket. In the end, manually doing it via QGIS and exporting
>     into the
>      > right projection was fairly easy.
>      >
>      > I've pushed to github what I've done; which is produce geojson & kml
>      > serializations of it - I had assumed geojson.io
>     <http://geojson.io> would let me export
>      > easily to OSM, but unfortunately that's not the case.
>      >
>      > Example:
>      >
>      >
>     https://github.com/CloCkWeRX/data.sa.gov.au-suburb-boundaries/blob/master/suburbs/suburbs_0.geojson
>      >
>      > Repo:
>      > https://github.com/CloCkWeRX/data.sa.gov.au-suburb-boundaries/
>      >
>      > Anyway, I'm more or less going to stop there, unless someone
>     wants to do a
>      > quick bit of geojson -> osm; with the appropriate tagging and
>     shoot in a
>      > pull request or two - I'll let others shepard it through the
>     import process
>      > and de-duplication.
>      >
>      >
>      >
>      >
>      > On Sun, Oct 6, 2013 at 6:44 PM, Andrew Harvey
>     <andrew.harvey4 at gmail.com <mailto:andrew.harvey4 at gmail.com>>wrote:
>      >
>      >> On 6 October 2013 18:25, Paul Norman <penorman at mac.com
>     <mailto:penorman at mac.com>> wrote:
>      >> > There are numerous tools for converting from shapefiles to
>     .osm. Both
>      >> > shp-to-osm and ogr2osm work and you can find more info on the
>     wiki.
>      >>
>      >> ogr2ogr v1.10 can also do it I believe.
>      >>
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