[Talk-GB] Postcode search on slippy map

Tom Chance tom at acrewoods.net
Sat Sep 1 18:15:43 BST 2007


On Saturday 01 September 2007 16:36:26 Nick Burch wrote:
> On Fri, 24 Aug 2007, Tom Hughes wrote:
> > I'm not sure if npemaps queries FTP in real time though, or if they have
> > a cached copy of the FTP database that might be out of date?
>
> The NPEMaps database wasn't automatically importing from FTP, it was a
> manual process, and hadn't been run for a while.
>
> After a bit of tweaking of the import script, it's now scheduled to run
> every night. So in future, your updates to FTP should appear in npemaps
> (and hence the openstreetmap searcher) the next day

Great, thanks!

Tom

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