[mkgmap-dev] Should mkgmap report overly detailed ways?From GerdP gpetermann_muenchen at hotmail.com on Wed Mar 26 10:35:30 GMT 2014
Hi, I agree that a roundabout should look round, and I don't want to solve mkgmap issues in OSM, I just don't understand the idea in situations like this: http://www.openstreetmap.org/way/100564006 362 nodes for a simple curve with 77m length? Gerd Brett Russell wrote > Hi > I tend to be a rather detailed OSM mapper. The practical issue is Garmins > map's restrictions on defining points to around I think 2.5 metres means > that I am less fussy now. Trouble with reporting is many roundabouts > would be pulled up. As much as I use mkgmap there other applications that > draw maps, and people like the pictures of roundabouts to look round. > Therefore, I think mkgmap will have to deal with as best what the OSM > community maps. Just my thoughts. > Cheers > From: > gpetermann_muenchen@ > To: > mkgmap-dev at .org > Date: Wed, 26 Mar 2014 10:36:41 +0100 > Subject: [mkgmap-dev] Should mkgmap report overly detailed ways? > > > > > Hi all, > > I don't know if their is a rule for mappers, but the typical > way has not more than 2 nodes on a segment that is < 3m long. > > Some routines (e.g. the new WrongAngleFixer) in mkgmap > have a lot of work with ways that are heavyly detailed. > > It would be quite easy to report them like this: > Warning (POIGeneratorHook): > e:\osm_out_work\ontario\20140302_095212\63240011.o5m: highly detailed way > http://www.openstreetmap.org/browse/way/100564006 has 362 nodes and is > only ~ 77m long > > The question is: Would anybody use this info reduce the details in OSM? > > Gerd > > > > > _______________________________________________ > mkgmap-dev mailing list > mkgmap-dev at .org > http://www.mkgmap.org.uk/mailman/listinfo/mkgmap-dev > _______________________________________________ > mkgmap-dev mailing list > mkgmap-dev at .org > http://www.mkgmap.org.uk/mailman/listinfo/mkgmap-dev -- View this message in context: http://gis.19327.n5.nabble.com/Should-mkgmap-report-overly-detailed-ways-tp5801115p5801131.html Sent from the Mkgmap Development mailing list archive at Nabble.com.
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