[OSM-talk] data dump

SteveC steve at asklater.com
Mon Apr 3 13:10:08 BST 2006

* @ 03/04/06 05:49:08 AM openstreetmap at ostertag.name wrote:
> On Monday 03 April 2006 01:14, Colin Mackay wrote:
> > What format is the data in?
> It looks like XML, just the same as the server would answer if it'd be 
> downloaded regularly.
> For a small statistic ;-)
> it contains:
>  OSM Nodes:    516505
>  OSM Segments: 510514
>  OSM Ways:     1805

I must put a warning here that because it takes so long to extract the
data it might be inconsistent - that is, by the time it's got all the
nodes they might have been moved or become part of other segments or

Should wrap it all with a transaction...

have fun,

SteveC steve at asklater.com http://www.asklater.com/steve/

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