[OSM-talk] GeoBase nodes import
tom at compton.nu
Thu Dec 18 08:34:49 GMT 2008
Sam Vekemans wrote:
> I wanted to float the idea (to the general talk list) about importing
> the full data base that is available, not as shapes/ways/lines, but as
> nodes which show
> what map features the node represents.
> So for example, importing a park (in a mapped area) we would just show
> the outline dots of the park, and the user can connect the dots and
> show it the 'right' way osm-style.
Huh?!? So nothing from the Geobase import would actually appear on the
map until somebody had gone and traced over it manually? Have I actually
understood that correctly? Only it sounds bonkers to me...
Tom Hughes (tom at compton.nu)
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