[Openstreetmap] Re: Naming segments using applet

Tom Carden tom at tom-carden.co.uk
Sun Dec 18 02:42:06 GMT 2005


On 12/18/05, SteveC <steve at asklater.com> wrote:
> * @ 16/12/05 06:15:45 PM krsears at starband.net wrote:
>
> > I would recommend moving to the OGC (Open GIS Consortium) schemas as
> > these are usable by many GIS packages already.  Not to insult the great
>
> There are many. The problem is, most of them are hard to use and
> maintain for a variety of reasons.
>

I've tried to reflect these points as best I could here:

http://www.openstreetmap.org/wiki/index.php/FAQ#Why_aren.27t_you_using_Open_Geospatial_Consortium_.28OGC.29_schemas_and_software_for_OpenStreetMap.3F

Additions welcome from other list regulars.

Tom.




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