[Talk-us] What should a US map of OSM data look like

Jeffrey Ollie jeff at ocjtech.us
Sun Sep 18 05:51:16 BST 2011


On Sat, Sep 17, 2011 at 6:28 PM, Paul Johnson <baloo at ursamundi.org> wrote:
> On Mon, 2011-09-12 at 18:41 -0400, Nathan Edgars II wrote:
>>
>> Render shields at lower resolutions, since the US is not as dense as the UK.
>
> I'm curious how we'll handle this given the sheer number of route
> shields.

A table like this:

http://wiki.openstreetmap.org/wiki/Custom_Highway_Shields

with SVGs that can be matched to routes based upon various tags is
they way to go I think.  Although the renderer itself probably won't
use a Wiki page, but the idea is there.

-- 
Jeff Ollie



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