RT @allan_mustard@twitter.com

Voting has begun for four contested positions on the next @openstreetmap@twitter.com Board of Directors. If you are an eligible member you should have received your opavote email by now. Be sure to vote!

🐦🔗: twitter.com/allan_mustard/stat

I'm a craft mapper. I'm a hacker. I'm a queer trans woman. I want to keep supporting the project, and I'd like you to consider giving me a preference/voting for me. 🙂

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I should know not to doubt “weird tags” in OSM in Germany.

It's more likely that my assumptions, or understand, is wrong, than the map data in OSM is wrong.

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Apparently, there's a stretch where the river sometimes sinks into the riverbed, and comes out a bit away and eventually flows into the River Rhein.

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I saw that (in OpenStreetMap) a stretch of the River Danube was marked as an “intermittant river” (`intermittant=yes`), with the surface marked as “gravel”. and I thought it was a tagging mistake, so I “fixed” it.

Deutsche Post adding €0.05 to the price of a letter inside Germany, and now I need to recalculating what the OpenStreetMap Promotional Material Programme's Stamp System is like, and make it backwards compatible with current stocks.

I must resist the siren song of writing my own map rendering software in rust

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maybe I'm just old, and hence interested in old, stable, tech

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It shouldn't be this easy to make a map style that can be that broken. The software should automatically make better SQL queries.

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Feels like we're missing new developments in raster tile rendering software...

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Just had to fix an old mapnik style which was quering postgresql for every OSM area, and then doing the filtering when drawing, i.e. throwing away most of the data it selected.

RT @allan_mustard@twitter.com

My annual report as chair of the @openstreetmap@twitter.com Foundation is available here: wiki.osmfoundation.org/wiki/An The annual general meeting is December 11.

🐦🔗: twitter.com/allan_mustard/stat

RT @HeikkiVesanto@twitter.com

The @OpenStreetMap@twitter.com community in Ireland (@osm_ie@twitter.com) has an ongoing project to map all of the buildings in Ireland.

This is a time lapse of those 1,831,044 buildings being added to the map.

Made in with the temporal controller.

Day 24 "Historical"

🐦🔗: twitter.com/HeikkiVesanto/stat

It wouldn't be an Foundation AGM if I didn't break the wiki with fancy unicode and emojis 😂🙂

I use all the time, but I'm more of a sysadmin than a cartographer.

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Apparently yesterday was , and hence today is . 🙂 Awesome names. 🙂

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