[OSM-talk] Coastline generation resumed

Paul Norman penorman at mac.com
Sat Aug 4 01:26:51 BST 2012


Whoops - looks like I had disabled the cron job. Files should start
uploading at about 2-3 AM UTC.

> -----Original Message-----
> From: Simone Cortesi [mailto:simone at cortesi.com]
> Sent: Friday, August 03, 2012 2:34 PM
> To: Paul Norman
> Cc: osm-talk
> Subject: Re: [OSM-talk] Coastline generation resumed
> 
> Paul,
> are you still running it 3 times a day?
> 
> It seems to be in a frozen state since at least 4 days. Fixed errors
> still show up.
> 
> Any idea?
> 
> Thanks,
> Simone
> 
> On Wed, Jul 25, 2012 at 7:42 AM, Paul Norman <penorman at mac.com> wrote:
> > Minor update: I am now running three times a day. Exact upload times
> > depend on runtime which is largely a factor of dev server speed.
> > Errors points are definitely going down. Many thanks for David Groom
> > for both hosting the visualization and for often fixing errors before
> > I can get to them, even though I know when my runs finish.
> >
> >> From: Paul Norman [mailto:penorman at mac.com]
> >> Sent: Sunday, July 22, 2012 11:55 PM
> >> To: 'osm-talk'
> >> Subject: [OSM-talk] Coastline generation resumed
> >>
> >> I have resumed my daily generation of coastline files. These are
> >> generated with the coastcheck program[1] from my jxapi database
> >> starting at 5 AM pacific time. They take 3-4 hours to generate and
> >> upload, depending on my internet speed at the time.
> >>
> >> The completed files are uploaded to
> >> http://pnorman.dev.openstreetmap.org/coastlines/
> >>
> >> If opening these shapefiles in QGIS be sure to create a spatial index
> >> for tolerable performance.
> >>
> >> There is a visualization of errors at
> >> http://www.wightpaths.co.uk/coast/
> >>
> >> Many of the errors appear to be short errors between ways that became
> >> disconnected. More complicated errors are often best fixed by
> >> deleting the bad coastline and retracing.
> >>
> >> [1]: http://svn.openstreetmap.org/applications/utils/coastcheck/
> >
> >
> >
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