[Loadstone] mini HOWTO osm & Loadstone

S. Massy lists at wolfdream.ca
Sun Apr 29 18:12:43 BST 2012


On Sun, Apr 29, 2012 at 12:50:38PM +0200, rj wrote:
> Hello list,
> The online tool and the download tool from the ls site to convert osm
> file to ls file did not work. It looks as if the script expects another
> file tree than is in the package.
> So you will have to get your hands dirty with commandline.
> Here is a little 
> 
> HOWTO
> 
> you can  download the .osm datafile from one of these servers
> 
> http://downloads.cloudmade.com
> and
> http://download.geofabrik.de/osm/
> 
> Unpack the downloaded file so you have an .osm file.
> 
> I haven't tried to split the files further. You need for example the
> osmosis utility, more information at
> http://wiki.openstreetmap.org/wiki/Osmosis
>       
>  o
> Now you need the  commandline tool to convert the .osm file to ls file:
> 
> under Linux:
>  download the source  with the svn command from:
> http://code.google.com/p/loadstonetools/source/checkout
> 
> run the osm.py script from it. 
Thanks, didn't know about this tool!

Cheers,
S.M.


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