[OSM-talk] web site map enhancement, los angeles

SteveC steve at asklater.com
Wed Apr 5 13:54:20 BST 2006


* @ 05/04/06 12:47:38 PM openstreetmap-L at gj0.net wrote:
> On 4/5/06, Tom Carden <tom at tom-carden.co.uk> wrote:
> > Should you upload the tracks?  Sure!  Although the OSM effort for the
> > US in kind of rendered moot by TIGER data etc, there are still
> > interesting things you can do with GPS data so the more the merrier!
> 
> It would be moot if the TIGER data were actually in the OSM database.

> How accurate, complete and up-to-date is the TIGER data anyway?  It
> seems to me that there is much that OSM can do at a level of detail
> that TIGER will never reach.
> 
> I know that the TIGER data has been uploaded for Manhattan.  Should it
> be loaded for the rest of the US yet, or would it just kill the
> servers?

Ben is working on this...

have fun,

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




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