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Provide osm mapdata service
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There are a number of usecase that require extracting individual OSM data. For example, we may want to draw an outline of a city, and the browser should be able to get this data from Kartotherian. My understanding is that this data is stored in the OSM as a relation. I was told that OSM IDs are not very stable, so I think wikidata IDs would provide a much better IDing mechanism. Also, I think we should target topojson format from the start, as it will offer a significant bandwidth optimization.

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operations/puppet : productionConfigure Kartotherian geoshapes support

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Yurik created this task.May 1 2016, 12:01 AM
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Change 295602 had a related patch set uploaded (by Yurik):
Configure Kartotherian geoshapes support

Change 295602 merged by Gehel:
Configure Kartotherian geoshapes support

Yurik closed this task as Resolved.Sep 5 2016, 7:45 PM