[Talk-GB] Bing & OS maps (slightly OT)

Lester Caine lester at lsces.co.uk
Thu Jul 7 08:40:41 BST 2011


Dave F. wrote:
>> I've had the same problem. A quick search came up with a website
>> suggesting changes are being implemented and notes that these changes
>> have broke the OS and Collins Maps.
>> http://alastaira.wordpress.com/2011/07/06/bing-maps-hybrid-imagery-style-generation-700-and-broken-labels/
>>
>
> OK, thanks for that, but I'm not sure that's the same problem (I can see
> no reference to Ordnance Survey on that page).
Very last paragraph ...

> What was missing this afternoon was the OS option from the pull down as
> shown in the last screen grab on the above page. It has since returned
> but when selected, doesn't display the 1:50k or 1:25k images at any zoom
> level' instead showing the "standard road map" option.
Looks like a 're-rendering'  problem. I'm finding some tiles appearing once I 
move out of my own area which is still the 'old' style ...
Although why they would be changing a static layer like OS is something of a 
mystery?

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