[OpenStreetMap Serbia] Conflating boundaries between Romania and Serbia
branko at kokanovic.org
Fri Mar 6 15:16:05 UTC 2020
Serbian government recently exposed administrative boundaries as open data. You can find more details here. We are now in process of fixing geometries/conflating boundaries inside country, but while at it, we also want to fix/conflate boundaries between our countries. I learned in OSM Romanian Telegram channel that you also have government data. Our data is here, as shp and as .osm.
I was skimming over this data and I don't see any glaring, big disputes between our boundaries. Most are in 5-10m ranges. Correct me if you see something different! However, when I compare what our govt say and what OSM currently have, differences are much bigger (up to 50-100m sometimes!).
That being said, I think it would be beneficial if we conflate OSM boundaries to some average of what our govt are saying. I am volunteering to do that, but I want to first see if there is any objection to my plan or some better proposals? Of course, it would be done manually, watching out for glued highways, national parks...
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