[OSM-talk] Potlatch again

Raphaël Jacquot sxpert at sxpert.org
Wed Jan 14 06:53:04 GMT 2009


Michal Migurski wrote:
> I'm looking at replacing MS VEarth imagery in http://oakland.crimespotting.org/crimes 
>   with OSM, and I've been working on how to introduce the idea of an  
> editable map to our (non-technical) visitors. OpenStreetBugs offers an  
> obvious pathway in, though my experience observing local bugs is OSB  
> shows that people don't understand the rendering delay: "I added this  
> bug, someone closed it, yet the mistake is still here in the map."

you're probably going at it the wrong technical way.
the best way to do what you want is to use the OSM map as-is , and 
create your own layer with the crime locations, that you can render in 
real time
of course, I also may have misunderstood what you want to do entirely too ;)

> -mike.
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