[Talk-GB] Licence change - one month to go

Robert Whittaker (OSM) robert.whittaker+osm at gmail.com
Tue Mar 6 14:31:11 GMT 2012

On 4 March 2012 12:42, Richard Fairhurst <richard at systemed.net> wrote:
> Simon has very kindly provided this:
> http://odbl.poole.ch/uk_major_roads.txt

Excellent -- thanks to both of you for getting this done. Do you know
if/when that file will be updated as ways are re-mapped?

MarkS <OSM at redcake.co.uk> wrote:
> motorway        9
> motorway_link   44
> primary         1581
> primary_link    68
> trunk           606
> trunk_link      131
> The list should ensure that the motorways and their links can be tracked down and done.
> I'll try and work on these in the next few days.  It might also be possible to save specific
> A-Roads by filtering the list (and using JOSM to download the specifc objects that need
> remapping).
> Given the numbers for the other roads it seems unlikely that we'll have a complete set of
> trunk roads come 1 April.

I think the trunk roads are doable too if enough people help out. It
would only take a dozen people to each do 3 segments per day, and we'd
have all the trunk roads and motorways covered by the end of the


Robert Whittaker

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