[Talk-ca] Triplinx import

Stewart Russell scruss at gmail.com
Tue Feb 2 00:38:19 UTC 2016


Import user is:
https://www.openstreetmap.org/user/Triplinx%20Canada

Several 50K node imports today.

Stewart
On Feb 1, 2016 7:14 PM, "john whelan" <jwhelan0112 at gmail.com> wrote:

> I had a skype call with Mojgan where we discussed some of the issues and
> there was an email sent to talk-ca on Jan 12th 2016.
>
> To me a couple of issues first are that the Stats Canada data was designed
> for Stats Canada use, probably for the labour force survey and as such
> provided the interviewer can see the address from where it is marked on the
> map this is sufficent accuracy.  My concern would be about the accuracy of
> the data.
>
> Another issue is do we end up with duplicate addresses?  My concern would
> be do we end up with the same address in two different locations?
>
> I think a better solution would be to take a copy of the OSM database,
> strip out the existing address data and drop in the stats data and use the
> copy for their purposes.
>
> Cheerio John
>
> On 1 February 2016 at 18:36, Stewart Russell <scruss at gmail.com> wrote:
>
>> It seems that this import has started with no discussion. Here's the wiki
>> page:
>> https://wiki.openstreetmap.org/wiki/Triplinx_Metrolinx_Import_Plan
>>
>> Stewart
>>
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