[OSM-talk] shapefile to OSM poly for osmosis planet cutting

maning sambale emmanuel.sambale at gmail.com
Wed Jul 13 10:00:00 BST 2011


osmpoly_export
Yep, that's it.

On Wed, Jul 13, 2011 at 4:55 PM, Martijn van Exel <m at rtijn.org> wrote:
> Thanks Maning,
>
> I found it here [1] - is that the one you mean?
>
> [1] http://gis-lab.info/programs/qgis/qgis-repo.xml
>
> On Wed, Jul 13, 2011 at 10:38 AM, maning sambale
> <emmanuel.sambale at gmail.com> wrote:
>>
>> If you use QGIS, a way to create a .poly file for osmosis is through QGIS'
>> OSM_POLY Export plugin.  Simply load the shapefile and run
>> the plugin.
>>
>> On Wed, Jul 13, 2011 at 4:15 PM, Martijn van Exel <m at rtijn.org> wrote:
>> > I have a shapefile containing a fair number of polygons that I want to
>> > feed
>> > into osmosis for cutting up an OSM data file.
>> > osmosis takes .poly files for this purpose.
>> > Is there a way to either convert a polygon shapefile to OSM poly format
>> > or
>> > to achieve this some other way? Right now I'm thinking of importing the
>> > entire (US) planet into PostGIS and cut it in the database.
>> > This is for analysis purposes, not visualization.
>> > Thanks!
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>> maning
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