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Завершение картирования Сочи

Posted by Alekzzander on 8 September 2017 in Russian (Русский)

Сегодня я завершил внесение изменений по Сочи, сделанных в этом отпуске. Добавил несколько POI в Хосте в районе тисо-самшитовой рощи, а также в Адлере в районе Курортного городка и Олимпийского парка. Близ главного медиацентра добавил велодорожку. Можно подвести небольшой итог отпускному картированию.

Всего было сделано:

  • Пакетов правок: 5;
  • Точек: 367;
  • Линий: 87.

Ну всё, теперь снова мапим Пензу!

eerste keer

Posted by Jan J Timmerman on 8 September 2017 in Dutch (Nederlands)

We gaan is kijken of we de mensen op de grond kunnen helpen met goede kaarten ;-)

Madrid

Posted by Gloria Moller on 7 September 2017 in English (English)

Places to visit

Картирование Кудепсты

Posted by Alekzzander on 7 September 2017 in Russian (Русский)

В этом году в отпуск я поехал в Сочи, погулять, подышать горным и морским воздухом. Остановился в пансионате "Бургас", что в Кудепсте, в свободное от экскурсий и походов на пляж время занимался любимым хобби. Походил с OSMand'ом по территории пансионата, порисовал дорожки; в главном и своём корпусе отметил банкоматы и торговые автоматы, а также ларьки. В один из свободных дней полтора часа собирал данные в центре Кудепсты, POI со временем работы (у которых было указано), пешеходные переходы и дорожки. Также 1 сентября проехался до Имеретинки, побегал по набережной, а после пробежки отправился в Олимпийский парк, где, погуляв и насладившись потрясающими видами, всё же кое-что помапил. В основном незакартированными оставались комплексы уличных тренажеров близ набережной, велопарковки, а также торговые автоматы.

По возвращении домой все новые объекты из ОСМанда благополучно перекочевали в базу данных. Вот так выглядел пансионат "Бургас" до моего приезда:

Видно, что отсутствует переход под железной дорогой на пляж, знающие люди заметят, что нет и подземного перехода под ул. Ленина. Но теперь всё на месте:

Если же мы перейдём в собственно Кудепсту, то там кроме парочки заведений отмечено ничего не было:

Благодаря аудиозаметкам в ОСМанде работать "в поле" удалось гораздо быстрее, чем потом вносить изменения на карту. Но зато Кудепста теперь преобразилась:

На очереди ещё внести небольшие правки в Хосте и в Адлере. Думаю завтра закончить с отпускными правками и вернуться к совершенствованию карты родной Пензы.

PS скриншоты "до" из Mapsurfer'a, т.к. на момент написания записи тайлы Mapnik'a уже обновились.

presets are a sensitive topic

Posted by dieterdreist on 7 September 2017 in English (English)

After some tagging chat on the Italian ML it came to my attention that iD is setting crossing=zebra tags on crosswalks, a tag that is not documented as value for the crossing key, besides in the UK. As I believe that using different tags for the same thing - although not really harmful - makes everyone's lifes a bit more complicated, I thought I'd give them a hint, after all, usage of this tagging is still behind the longer standing established and documented one. So I created this issue: #4316.

It came up, there are already 3 tickets where the same issue had also been dismissed.

IMHO, we should take care that editing software proposes the same presets for the same objects and properties (not necessarily the same level of detail, or presets for the same things), because tag fragmentation is a burden on everyone. In this case it is very clear that crossing=zebra only came to significant use when it was added as a preset in iD in May 2014 (compare with the graph above).

Ayuda para edicion de edificios en España

Posted by Bogavant on 7 September 2017 in Spanish (Español)

Ayuda para dibujo de planta, numero y elevacion en España con datos catastro

Cargar en el editor de OSM en custom layer https://sys7.tercerob.com/tiles/tile.py/osmutil/{z}/{x}/{y}.png

  1. En negro aparecen los numeros de calle
  2. En rojo el numero de plantas sobre suelo de la edificacion
  3. De fondo la planta de edificio

OpenStreetMap 13th Anniversary Birthday party in Minsk, Belarus

Posted by Gardster on 7 September 2017 in English (English)

OSM 13th Anniversary On August 30th the Minsk OSM community together with the byGIS community celebrated the 13th anniversary of the OpenStreetMap maps. On this day the enthusiasts of cartography gathered at the meetup in the cozy Event Space hall. Event Space Meetup The program had four reports on various OpenStreetMap related themes:

  • Lev Dragunov opened the meeting with a video of the "Year of OSM edits" in Belarus and a brief retelling of the main events of OSM over the past year. video

  • Darafei Praliaskouski storied about those people who stand behind the site OpenStreetMap.org, how it functions and what can be done to make it work better. video

Darafei

  • Evgen Bodunov told about the project "Mapzen Valhalla" video

  • Vitali Danilovich opened a heated discussion about the tagging of public transport in OSM video

And at the meeting, as on the right birthday, there was a birthday cake with the emblem of the Belarusian OpenStreetMap community! byOSM Cake

Location: Раковское предместье, Tsentralny District, Minsk, Belarus

Нет на карте "ЖК Изумрудный Новогорск"

Posted by Артур777 on 7 September 2017 in Russian (Русский)

День добрый! Мы являемся застройщиками данного ЖК, и нас нет на карте хотелосьбы там появится. г. Химки, мкр. Новогорск, ул. Ивановская, кор. 1 ЖК Изумрудный Новогорск Застройщик: ЖСК Новогорский Дом: монолит-кирпич ( 7 этажей ) Лифт: Грузопассажирский Машиномет: 64 Сдача дома: 3 квартал 2018 года Договор: ЖСК Состояние: Этап котлована Рассрочка: без % Отделка: Черновая Потолки: 2,90

Location: Пансионат отдыха Новогорск, Новогорск, Химки, городской округ Химки, Московская область, Центральный федеральный округ, 141435, РФ

Mapeamento Parque de Exposições - Rondonópolis-MT/BR

Posted by ivaldonm on 6 September 2017 in Brazilian Portuguese (Português do Brasil)

De 6 a 10/Setembro/2017, ocorrerá em Rondonopolis/MT o III Campori de Desbravadores da UCOB, que sera no Parque de Exposições da Cidade.

Ao analisar o local, percebi que tinha poucos detalhes no mapa, assim como toda a cidade, que tem muitas vias sem nome, por exemplo. Então, decidi incluir alguns elementos remotamente.

Foquei em elementos que antes nem dava muita atenção, como arvores (natural=tree), pelo fato da cidade ser extremamente seca e com umidade muito baixa. A temperatura durante o evento poderá chegar aos 40º e com umidade ao extremo de 15%, assim, quem acessar o mapa poderá localizar as sombras mais facilmente.

Interessante as possibilidades de "refinamento" que podemos aplicar ao mapa. Se algum mapeador conhecer mais profundamente o local,fique a vontade para incluir mais detalhes nos edifícios.

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Location: Parque de Exposições de Rondonópolis, Rondonópolis, Microrregião de Rondonópolis, Mesorregião Sudeste Mato-Grossense, Mato Grosso, Região Centro-Oeste, Brasil

GLOBAL SECURITY COMPANY LIMITED

Posted by tmtatntmaps on 5 September 2017 in English (English)

ATTENTION OPERATIONS

Warm regards

#Team (GSCL)

Location: San Clemente, Orange County, California, United States of America

Quality Control, Part II, and Preserving History

Posted by apm-wa on 5 September 2017 in English (English)

Thanks to Kurban Bayram, I had a four-day weekend. Thanks to the preparations for the Asian Indoor and Martial Arts Games, central Ashgabat was closed to most traffic for all intents and purposes. So I stayed home and used the nascent gazetteer project to check for typographical errors and other misspellings in the OSM database for Ashgabat. I think I have caught all major typos and other errors.

I also began research into the historical names for the streets in this city, which in some cases have changed several times. To give you an idea of what's involved, here is the entry for Magtymguly, a major thoroughfare, which is now on its fifth name:

Magtymguly
Magtymguly (2033) şaýoly
Mervskiy prospekt, Kuropatkinskiy prospekt, prospekt Svobody, prospekt Stalina.

Magtymguly Pyragy (1724-1807) was a Turkmen spiritual leader and philosophical poet who made significant efforts to secure independence and autonomy for his people in the 18th century. He is considered the greatest Turkmen poet, though he wrote in Arabic, Persian, and Chagatai, not in Turkmen. The original name of this street was Mervskiy prospekt as the street led eastward to the city of Merv (modern Mary). It was subsequently changed to Kuropatkinskiy prospekt to honor Russian General Aleksey Kuropatkin (1848-1925), who is credited with the victory over the Teke armies at the Battle of Gökdepe and from 1890 to 1898 was governor of the Transcaspian governate, effectively viceroy of Turkestan. He was Russia’s minister of war from 1898 to 1904, and was blamed for major Russian defeats in the Russo-Japanese War. During the Soviet period the street was named prospekt Svobody (Freedom Prospect) except for a period between 1953 and 1961 when it was renamed in honor of Iosif Stalin.

Location: Magtymguly (2033) sayoly, Ashgabat, 744005, Turkmenistan

5-9-2017

Posted by TomDeKanter on 5 September 2017 in Dutch (Nederlands)

Vandaag gedaan: * 2 maps gemaakt. * 1 aanpassing gedaan.

Aantal uur: 1

Aggiornamento

Posted by Jrachi on 5 September 2017 in Italian (Italiano)

3 settembre: finito Balme, inizio Groscavallo 5 settembre finito Groscavallo, inizio Chialamberto

Inizio diario

Posted by Jrachi on 5 September 2017 in Italian (Italiano)

Ho cominciato a fine agosto e sin ora ho inserito i percorsi a catasto dei comuni di Ala di Stura (completo!) 19 sentieri a catasto e Balme 29 s.a c.

OSM 中文地名的语言标签使用状况

Posted by acette on 5 September 2017 in Chinese (中文)

OSM的多语言名称使用 name:code=* tag,但是 code 的使用限制在 ISO 639-1/2,对于中文,就只有 zh 这个编码,无法区分简体中文、正体中文,更无法区分不同地区(大陆、香港、台湾等)的命名区别了(例如“珠穆朗玛峰”,“圣母峰”)。

这造成目前中文地名的标准相当混乱,有些地名使用 name=* 这个tag里面同时放进去简体中文、正体中文和英文,有些地名被某些 mapper 根据自己喜好在简体中文、正体中文之间来回更换。

实际上,对于具体一个地图用户而言,他只关心地名在他惯常使用的语言中是什么。本来技术上完全可以解决这个问题,Android、iOS、web 都有技术规范去根据用户设定的 locale(包括语言和地区)去显示。但由于 OSM 的数据标注没有支持中文语言的细分,大家没有共同遵守的标准去编辑。

有 mapper 提出改进的提案,但似乎后来没有进一步行动了。

统计了一下目前中文的 name tag 语言代码使用情况(排除了拼音):

  | key                  | count  | user |
  | -------------------- | ------ | ---- |
  | name:zh              | 259513 | 6116 |
  | name:zh-yue          | 1145   | 240  |
  | name:zh-hant         | 1061   | 62   |
  | name:zh-min-nan      | 815    | 165  |
  | name:zh-classical    | 522    | 129  |
  | name:zh-traditional  | 377    | 72   |
  | name:zh-simplified   | 183    | 55   |
  | name:zh-CN           | 101    | 17   |
  | name:zh-hans         | 87     | 26   |
  | name:zh-Hant-CN      | 75     | 9    |
  | name:zh-Hans         | 69     | 20   |
  | name:zh-Hant         | 69     | 21   |
  | name:zh-cn           | 65     | 8    |
  | name:zh_trad         | 59     | 8    |
  | name:zh_cn           | 28     | 8    |
  | name:zh-hant-CN      | 17     | 1    |
  | name:zh-TW           | 13     | 12   |
  | name:zh-tw           | 10     | 6    |
  | name:zh-sg           | 8      | 4    |
  | name:zh-hk           | 8      | 4    |
  | name:zh-mo           | 8      | 3    |
  | name:zh_1            | 5      | 3    |
  | name:zh_tw           | 5      | 3    |
  | name:zh_hant         | 3      | 3    |
  | name:zh2             | 3      | 3    |
  | name:zh_TW           | 3      | 3    |
  | name:zh-pinyin       | 2      | 2    |
  | name:zh_tradition    | 2      | 2    |
  | name:zh-Hans-cn      | 2      | 2    |
  | name:zh-Hant-tw      | 2      | 2    |
  | name:zh_arab         | 2      | 2    |
  | name:zh-Hans-CN      | 1      | 1    |
  | name:zh-Hant-TW      | 1      | 1    |
  | name:zh-Hant-hk      | 1      | 1    |
  | name:zh3             | 1      | 1    |
  | name:zh_hk           | 1      | 1    |
  | name:zh:note         | 1      | 1    |
  | name:zh_jyutping     | 1      | 1    |
  | name:zh-simpified    | 1      | 1    |
  | name:zh_hans         | 1      | 1    |
  | name:zh_2            | 1      | 1    |
  | name:zh-min          | 1      | 1    |

Does anyone even check what HOTOSM contributors leave behind?

Posted by ff5722 on 4 September 2017 in English (English)

To name a few things in the above area:

  • residential roads tagged as motorways, primary or secondary

  • the same road went from motorway to service to residential to primary

  • island roads (not connected to rest of network)

  • roads ending just before the crossing

  • roads split in arbitrary segments all over the place

  • ways with a node for every half a metre length

And how about this?

Location: Nguyen Nghiem Ward, Quảng Ngãi, Quảng Ngãi Town, Quang Ngai province, Vietnam

Tram lines in Riga (Latvia)

Posted by Yevgeshik on 4 September 2017 in English (English)

Hi to All,

I am just wondering who recently partly erased tram lines again on Riga map and why/? I would like them back. Please.

Thank you.

My experience at SotM 2017

Posted by mingo23 on 4 September 2017 in English (English)

As a big OSM passionate I will always remember year 2017, as it gave me the chance to join my first State of the Map conference: SotM 2017 in Aizu-Wakamatsu, Japan, on August 18-20, 2017. I was so lucky to be selected as a scholar, something I did not expect too much when I initially applied.

Even better, my application for a talk at SotM 2017 was also successful and I had the privilege of giving the presentation titled "OSM seen from a GIS researcher: experiences & perspectives". The purpose of this talk was to give an overview on the ongoing research trends on OSM. More in detail, I presented three applications I have worked on over the last couple of years: 1) a procedure to assess the quality of OSM road networks; 2) an analysis of OSM tagging patterns; and 3) a GIS application to convert OSM data into Land Use/Land Cover (LULC) maps. The slides are available here, while the live recording of the talk can be found here. I was really surprised that my talk has generated so much interest in the audience. I am used to take part in conferences, but I've never received so many photos during a talk! I hope my presentation has inspired many people :)

my presentation at SotM 2017

Another indelible memory from SotM 2017 is the official announcement I gave during a Plenary Session about the next State of the Map conference, that my university (Politecnico di Milano) will host on July 28-30, 2018 in Milan, Italy! It was amazing to make this announcement and get that long, long applause :)

my announcement of next SotM

But the most important reason why my participation to SotM 2017 has been great was the interaction with the community, as OSM is all about community! In addition to learning interesting news from the conference presentations (including some exciting ones given by HOT, Google, Apple and Facebook), I had the chance to physically meet many people who have done so much for OSM, to speak with other researchers, to ask questions to people who are doing great things for mapping in developing countries. Interacting with the organizing team was also great: you have made a wonderful job for this conference! Finally, I would like to thank the other scholars, with whom I spent not just a conference but a whole life experience in beautiful Japan. Guys, you will always be part of my history and my heart <3

SotM 2017 scholars

Participating to SotM 2017 has further inspired me in collaborating for the benefit of OSM and its community. I sincerely hope to build up new collaborations (research, teaching and other kinds of projects) with many people I met, and to be able to help other people in the future with my knowledge and experience. I also plan to become a member of the OpenStreetMap Foundation, because I feel really grateful for the opportunity that was given to me and because I would like to be more involved at the community level.

SotM 2017 group photo

All in all, this has been one of the best experiences of my life and once again I want to say a big thank to the OSM Foundation to make all this become possible!

Location: Città Studi, Milan, Lombardy, Italy

OSM user survey still open: More female mappers needed!

Posted by Geospa_gal on 4 September 2017 in English (English)

A couple of weeks ago I launched an online survey aimed to collect demographic data about OSM contributors for a research project (funded by the University of Nottingham and the Engineering and Physical Sciences Research Council) concerned with gender biases in OSM. The survey has received a great response and I would like to send my thanks to all users who have so far participated.

However, more responses are needed (especially from women). I would therefore like to encourage any mappers, male and female, who have not yet participated, to consider doing so. There are only six questions and the survey takes less than a minute to complete, plus you could earn a £15 Amazon voucher for your time (apx. US$20).

The gender imbalance in OSM contributing is a recognised aspect of the project. The results of this survey will help to better understand the impact of this bias which could lead to more targeted strategies for widening participation. For more information and to complete the survey please visit:

https://nottingham.onlinesurveys.ac.uk/osm-user-profiles

Thank you.

OSM dans ton smartphone

Posted by clairedelune on 3 September 2017 in French (Français)

2 septembre 2017

Notre tout dernier mapathon à Kinshasa incluait la présentation d'une sélection subjective d'applications disponibles pour les smartphones Android.

A la suite des quelques échanges ayant suivi, en voici un petit visuel. Sélection d'applications OSM

Et vous, quelles sont les applications que vous utilisez au quotidien, ou dans le cadre de vos contributions ? A quoi ressemblerait votre sélection personnelle ?

Note : Toutes ces applications se trouvent sur le PlayStore. OsmAnd n'est officiellement pas accessible depuis la RDC, mais son fichier d'installation (.apk) est téléchargeable à partir du site web.

Location: Royal, Gombe, Kinshasa, RD Congo