[OSM-talk] Italian Openstreetmap

Immanuel Scholz immanuel.scholz at gmx.de
Tue Mar 7 13:33:00 GMT 2006


> Came across this Italian site today, seems they have a different
> technical approach to OSMs problem. Interesting enough they/he state
> that the CC-SA license is a problem.
> http://www.rigacci.org/wiki/doku.php?id=gis:strade&s=gis

Well, I am not surprised that there exist people who think that CC-BY-SA
"is a problem" :)

(All those lengthy BSD vs. GPL threads in usenet would not exist, if not
both parties claim that the other parties license "is a problem" ;-)

> It's not all talk either, there is a map of tracksegs/streets (done
> with postgis and mapserv)
> http://paros.rigacci.org/cgi-bin/mapserv?zoomdir=1&map=%2Fvar%2Fwww%2Fmaps%2Fstrade.map&imgext=4.760786+38.873702+17.764692+48.626632&scale=6400000.101276&imgxy=320.0+240.0&zoom=1&zoomsize=2&mode=browse&img.x=310&img.y=241

Cool.. We need the option to switch off the background layer and display
the land shape too! This looks very clean. Are there an available database
with the shape of the land like this?


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