[OSM-talk] JOSM and data set size

Frederik Ramm frederik at remote.org
Wed Mar 12 14:41:57 GMT 2008


> Now the data set size for the area has grown to 20MB and I cannot  
> load it into JOSM anymore without it saying that I am out of  
> memory. On a laptop with 2GB memory that should not really be the  
> case.
> Is there a switch/fix or else that will allow me to run JOSM with a  
> data set this size?

None that I know of.

What is the format of your input data, that forces you to use such a  
big excerpt all the time? No way of modifying your workflow?

Maybe the Merkaartor editor is an option; I don't know how well it  
handles large datasets but it might perform better than JOSM.


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