[OSM-talk] TIGER Addressing Import
deltafoxtrot256 at gmail.com
Sat Oct 3 17:24:23 BST 2009
2009/10/4 Dave Hansen <dave at sr71.net>:
> Is this the most up to date way of keeping addresses?
> Well, I have some perl code that will parse the 2007/2008 TIGER data
> files. My goal is to get the addresses imported into OSM this time
> around. Here's some ugly sample output of what I have now.
> I don't need any suggestions on it, I just wanted to show people what I
> have so far.
> * I currently have the way combination code turned off. This means that
> OSM ways are represented 1:1 with the TIGER TLIDs.
> * Some multi-segment TIGER roads have only a single address range.
> Do we create segments for each road segment and evenly divide the
> addresses? Or, do we draw a single address segment going from the
> first to last node?
> And, yes, I saw the 2009 data come out. I'll make sure my code works
> with it.
> -- Dave
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Wouldn't these questions be better going to the import mailing list?
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