[OSM-talk] Metro Manila Philippines needs some OSM love

Shaun McDonald shaun at shaunmcdonald.me.uk
Tue Jul 15 11:06:47 BST 2008


maning sambale wrote:
>>>> Isn't that what the highway=road tag is for?
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> Yes or this tag.
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>>>> I'll warn that sometimes the usage of Yahoo imagery can slow down later editing.
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> It can be but Yahoo is currently our best option for now.
> Any specific instance on problems with yahoo you can illustrate so we
> can avoid them?
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I have started this section on this page:
http://wiki.openstreetmap.org/index.php/Yahoo!_Aerial_Imagery#Problems_with_tracing_Yahoo
Many of the suggestions require ground knowledge.
>> The Cloudmade nonames tiles are available world wide now. (You need to
>> specifically select the correct layer, if the correct layer param isn't
>> in the url).
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> This is cool! Might be better to integrate with openstreetbugs so
> non-members can add/correct names.
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If the person who runs openstreetbugs speaks to me, I'll help to get it 
running.

Shaun
>> The road is only highlighted red when the name tag doesn't exist, and it
>> is a road type that is expected to have a name.
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>> Shaun
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