OpenStreetMap

Zverik has commented on the following diary entries

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MAPS.ME is now an editor 3 months ago

A sentence before that: "We decided not to build proxy servers, but to connect each of our users directly to OpenStreetMap". How can edits come from unregistered users?

MAPS.ME is now an editor 4 months ago

Diomas, don't worry: we constantly test battery usage, and it's no bigger than half a year ago.

MAPS.ME is now an editor 4 months ago

CloCkWeRX, it's unlikely Q&A will be useful for OSM, since most answers users know aren't useful for the map, like lunch prices or background music style :)

MAPS.ME is now an editor 4 months ago

Redsteakraw, thanks for your comments. Most of these issues are already on our to-do list. Interesting thought about presets for common international chains. Starting tomorrow there will be an updated unofficial daily maps build: http://www.openstreetmap.org/user/Zverik/diary/35658

"This is too complicated" - is it? 4 months ago

No, I mean, if it's okay to map everything using complex tagging schemes, becase only a handful of people in OSM really maps, then why even bother with documenting and explaining?

"This is too complicated" - is it? 4 months ago

But how newbies should find out about tagging a диспансер?

А вы на Зеленоград жалуетесь... 4 months ago

Конечно, не замаплен: http://www.openstreetmap.org/#map=17/58.63518/49.77585

Help: Revert changesets 5 months ago

Somebody beat me to it by 3 minutes :) If you are using JOSM, do install the "reverter" plugin. It will add a "revert changeset" to the "Data" menu, which you can use for reverting.

Sizes of various map formats 6 months ago

Osmand = 68 MB: http://download.osmand.net/rawindexes/

ВАТ 6 months ago

Да, ещё были варианты «Обменник» и «Стрелка». Ну и «геокафе». Буду рад, если 6 февраля придумаем лучшее название.

Cygnus Field Report 6 months ago

Does Cygnus work with nodes (for POI conflation)?

Belarus shapefile data 6 months ago

Though you can't use wikimapia's data for osm, due to its license.

распечатка карты 7 months ago

Ещё можно сделать растровую картинку на http://bigmap.osmz.ru

Geolocations of Wikipedia articles on the OSM map 7 months ago

Okay, I've uploaded my script to the GitHub: https://github.com/Zverik/wiki2osm It produces an OSM XML file from a wikipedia article dump, but you can then convert it to any format.

Новогодняя встреча со школьниками 7 months ago

Ещё учти, что в школьной сети может быть закрыт https, т.е. osm не поредактируешь.

Node #1 8 months ago

Ты не против выложить эту фотографию на вики под лицензией CC-BY, или даже CC0?

Node #1 8 months ago

Ты не против выложить эту фотографию на вики под лицензией CC-BY, или даже CC0?

Automatic tracing gone wrong 8 months ago

Which is faster, using Scanaerial + fixing the results, or tracing a river by hand?

Yes, you will 8 months ago

:) Too bad, having to click a link lowers the audience.

Distribution of locales (languages) among HOT tasking manager contributors 9 months ago

This table needs more columns, for a number of translated strings in major HOT projects (TM, export, learnosm etc.).