[talk-ph] RFC: Planned Arivac Bohol Data Import

maning sambale emmanuel.sambale at gmail.com
Mon Mar 29 11:33:18 BST 2010


For the roads, here's a test OSM file for everyone to review:

http://esambale.wikispaces.com/file/detail/road_basic_test.osm.zip

PLEASE DO NOT UPLOAD TO OSM DATABASE!

This is just a test file.  Please comment.

On Mon, Mar 29, 2010 at 5:42 PM, maning sambale
<emmanuel.sambale at gmail.com> wrote:
> I updated the page for the progress:
> http://wiki.openstreetmap.org/wiki/WikiProject_Philippines/Data_import_Arivac_Bohol
>
> So far, we have the basic road data in shapefile.  We (totor and me)
> translated the POI codes into OSM tags (link to the Google spreadsheet
> in the wiki).  Please correct and wikify the codes.
>
> On Sun, Mar 28, 2010 at 1:12 PM, Jim Morgan <jim at datalude.com> wrote:
>> maning sambale wrote, On Saturday, 27 March, 2010 11:42 AM:
>>> For comments:
>>> http://wiki.openstreetmap.org/wiki/WikiProject_Philippines/Data_import_Arivac_Bohol
>>
>> Sounds good. I'd be glad to help out. As the amount of data currently in the area is negligable, and the amount to be imported is huge, maybe the best plan would be to keep a copy of what's there, and then just replace it wholesale.
>>
>> Then a few of us could assign ourselves areas, and manually re-add the old tags to the new data.
>>
>> Then we could recruit the help of locals to tag the road names and types, and any other features. This is a lot easier when the roads are already in place.
>>
>> But then again, I haven't really been involved in a mass-import before, so there's probably a few problems with that idea. If so, I'd go for the pre-processing idea.
>>
>> Jim
>>
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