[Loadstone] Separate POIs and Street data from OSM

Rob Melchers rob at loadstone-gps.com
Thu Oct 15 20:04:19 BST 2009


>That does not need to be a feature of the converter tools, as 
>OpenStreetMap can deliver data.osm files with only nodes (POIs), without 
>ways and areas.

I think you have a wrong concept of how the converter works. To obtain a 
Loadstone readable database node nodes and way nodes are combined. OSM has 
what we call POI's in both nodes. Sorry for the node confusion, that's 
because OSM has had the rediculous idea to call a node a node.


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