[Loadstone] open street map bigger area/radius
Igor B. Poretsky
poretsky at mlbox.ru
Tue May 12 17:32:25 BST 2009
>> From: "Josh" <jkenn337 at gmail.com>
>> What do I do if I want to get a bigger radius than the default
>> provided by the geocoder?
>> From: Rob Melchers <rob at loadstone-gps.com>
>> 1. You tell the OSM people that you don't agree with their
>> current download policy. 2. You download several maps next to
>> eachother and combine them. 3. You convince Shane that he has
>> to incorporate the complete OSM database (150GB) in the
Lulu-Ann> Hi Josh What about:
Lulu-Ann> 4. You download the .osm world file and filter the area
Lulu-Ann> you want yourself?
5. Use xapi.openstreetmap.org or www.informationfreeway.org instead of
www.openstreetmap.org. I already noted this possibility some time ago
in this list.
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