[OSM-talk] Flooding in Turkey

Jon Burgess jburgess777 at googlemail.com
Sun Feb 22 19:30:49 GMT 2009

On Sun, 2009-02-22 at 18:19 +0000, Kærast wrote:
> Hi,
> There's been some flooding in Turkey for a while which nobody neither I
> or katpatuka have been able to fix.  It's at
> <http://www.openstreetmap.org/?lat=37.913&lon=35.572&zoom=9&layers=B000FTFT>
> and only appears on the Mapnik render at zoom level 9 and lower.
> There are rivers passing through that area, though surely they haven't
> just sprung a leak and flooded :-) and there is natural:water above and
> below the affected area, but surely they would have flooded the area
> they are in if there was a problem with them?
> Can somebody tell us what's going wrong and help fix it please?

It appears to be a problem with the coastcheck utility used to generate
the lower zoom shapefiles on the mapnik layer. I'm currently trying to
run the tool with RESOLUTION set to 0 instead of 100 to see if that
fixes the issue.


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