[Talk-GB] Retain existing style sheets for UK server

Lester Caine lester at lsces.co.uk
Sun Aug 9 22:29:39 UTC 2015

On 09/08/15 14:17, Lester Caine wrote:
> On 09/08/15 12:59, ajt1047 at gmail.com wrote:
>> On 08/08/2015 23:24, Matthijs Melissen wrote:
>>> On 8 August 2015 at 22:55, Lester Caine <lester at lsces.co.uk> wrote:
>>>> What is the best way of cloning the existing style setup for a UK tile
>>>> server?
>>> Some useful resources:
>>> https://switch2osm.org/serving-tiles/manually-building-a-tile-server-14-04/
>> and (apologies for stating the bleeding obvious)
>> https://github.com/gravitystorm/openstreetmap-carto/blob/master/INSTALL.md
>> Not tried it, but the version requirements in there don't seem to
>> obviously clash with Ubuntu 14.04.
>> "manually-building-a-tile-server-14-04" uses Mapbox's "OSM Bright".
> There are some advantages to windows taking SOOOOO long to download
> updates ... one can get on with other work while waiting :)
> I was somewhere there 2 years ago ... just working through
> http://lsces.co.uk/wiki/Local+Tile+Server+Setup+Take+2 to update it to a
> more current setup and got as far as 'state.txt' ...
> I had the replicate working up until middle of last year so it should
> not take long to restore that.

OK Have a working osmosis/replication setup which is currently running
an hourly sync of my 'British Isles' database.

Mapnik is being somewhat less helpful, but since ideally I want an nginx
based server, https://github.com/osmfj/tileman may be a better starting
point anyway. That has not seen much activity this year though, so is it
still being used on the osm.jp?

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