[OSM-talk] Yahoo approves of JOSM plugin (does it require manual adjustment)

Alex Mauer hawke at hawkesnest.net
Sat Jul 14 04:14:56 BST 2007

maning sambale wrote:
> Upon seeing this news, I went straight to yahoo map to check if they
> already have a good coverage for Metro Manila, last time I checked
> (April 2007), there wasn't.
> Now, they have a good coverage for most of Metro Manila!
> I want to ask whether yahoo map needs to be manually adjusted just
> like the Landsat data (Landsat needs to be adjusted by an east-west
> direction by a couple of tens of meters)?
> I can see some of the streets in my area is off by around 5-10 meters.
>  Do I need to "move" them to "fit" the yahoo images?

I would say they do need to be shifted a bit.  In my area (approx 89°W,
45°N) they need to be shifted about 5-10 meters west.

-Alex Mauer "hawke"

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