[talk-au] Translink Bus Stops - South East Queensland

David Findlay davidjwfindlay at gmail.com
Wed Jan 13 04:53:00 UTC 2016


Hi Marc,

Thanks. I too suspect their data is going to be dodgy. In a way we'll
probably end up doing them a favour by having more accurate data than they
have officially. Thanks,

David

On Wed, Jan 13, 2016 at 2:26 PM Marc Gemis <marc.gemis at gmail.com> wrote:

> Hallo,
>
> In Belgium we also did an import of all bus stops during the past
> months [1]. However, we did notice that several bus stops were in a
> different location [2], up to 650 meters from where the public
> transport company thought they were. I don't know the quality of this
> data set, but it is still worth checking out the real position in the
> field.
>
> regards
> m
>
> [1] http://wiki.openstreetmap.org/wiki/WikiProject_Belgium/De_Lijndata
> [2] http://wiki.openstreetmap.org/wiki/WikiProject_Belgium/Bus_stops
>
> On Wed, Jan 13, 2016 at 4:30 AM, Jason Ward <jasonjward5 at gmail.com> wrote:
> > Hi David,
> >
> > Imports are tough but I'd still be adding bus stops as you have been.
> If or
> > when the import occurs it would deal with existing stops in a logical
> way so
> > the work individuals have done will not be wasted.  It would in fact be
> > treated with a higher level of trust in the context of the TMR provided
> > dataset so there is continued value in adding and updating bus stops.
> >
> > On Wed, 13 Jan 2016 at 13:17 David Findlay <davidjwfindlay at gmail.com>
> wrote:
> >>
> >> Hi all,
> >>
> >> I think for now preparing the import is beyond me. I guess for now don't
> >> bother adding or updating bus stops? Thanks,
> >>
> >> David
> >>
> >> On Wed, Jan 13, 2016 at 1:03 PM Jason Ward <jasonjward5 at gmail.com>
> wrote:
> >>>
> >>> Hi guys,
> >>>
> >>> We have permission.  If there are able resources with the know-how
> then a
> >>> page for a State-wide import already exists.  Its current status is
> that it
> >>> hasn't been presented to the @imports list yet but it is quite close
> (If
> >>> you're importing en-masse then it needs to go through this process).
> Please
> >>> review the page below [1] and if this is something you are able to
> continue
> >>> with then I suggest following on from there.
> >>>
> >>> I no longer contribute to the project other than being on this list now
> >>> so you're free to chop, change or start again but explicit permission
> has
> >>> been granted for this dataset [2].  If you need access to the Github
> >>> repository which is where the raw, transformed and osm files are kept
> [3]
> >>> then ping me on that platform and I'll provide full access (or you can
> just
> >>> fork/branch it).
> >>>
> >>> [1] -
> >>>
> http://wiki.openstreetmap.org/wiki/Import/Catalogue/Queensland_GTFS_Data
> >>> [2] -
> >>>
> http://wiki.openstreetmap.org/wiki/Attribution/qld.data.gov.au_explicit_permission
> >>> [3] - https://github.com/systemtester/QLD-GTFS-Data-Imports
> >>>
> >>>
> >>> On Wed, 13 Jan 2016 at 10:22 FlashKiwi <kabul_or_bust at yahoo.co.nz>
> wrote:
> >>>>
> >>>> I will follow up with translink and confirm licencing.
> >>>>
> >>>> G.
> >>>>
> >>>>
> >>>>
> >>>>
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