[Talk-us] converting .osm to a particular shapefile schema

Alan Brown adbrown1967 at yahoo.com
Tue Jul 30 17:29:57 UTC 2013

Thanks for the responses to these questions ... I'll have to carefully consider each response.  I'

By "pre-existing schema" - I mean the something that looks like the shapefile formats of one of the major commercial map data providers.  We have tools that can consume those formats - and my hope was that it would be easier to write a tool that could get the data to conform to one of those schemas, than it would be to consume the format directly.

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 From: Frederik Ramm <frederik at remote.org>
To: Alex Barth <alex at mapbox.com> 
Cc: OpenStreetMap talk-us list <talk-us at openstreetmap.org> 
Sent: Thursday, July 25, 2013 1:34 PM
Subject: Re: [Talk-us] converting .osm to a particular shapefile schema


On 25.07.2013 18:24, Alex Barth wrote:
> On Thu, Jul 25, 2013 at 9:25 AM, Frederik Ramm <frederik at remote.org
> <mailto:frederik at remote.org>> wrote:
>     With osmosis there comes a little utility called osmjs
> You mean Osmium, right?  With osmosis there comes a little utility
> called osmjs

Yes, my bad. Too many OSMiliar names ;)


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