Am 23.10.2010 23:38, schrieb Kay Drangmeister:
Finally, I found some time to set up a base layer in greyscale. I did
this by automatically converting the original mapnik style and
Nice one. Could be very helpful for
overlays of all kind.
There are some caveats:
the style is named osm.xml and refers to ./inc and ./style which
contain different (i.e. b&w files) than the original mapnik. I don't
know if this is incompatible to the way all the layers are bound
into Tirex, please tell me so.
No problem. The style needs to be in a single directory with all
includes and icons being
a) inside this folder
b) symlinks to a folder in the osm-project-homedir
The style can be found here (on willow):
I copied the style into the p_osm repo and added it to the tirex setup.
I added osm-bw.xml. Do you need the other styles as well?
I'd very much like to see it included as a base
I added it there:
z0-6 have been added to the background queue and they're rendered right now.
I'd like to hear about your opinion: would you
rather like a
b&w base layer that's identical to current mapnik, or should
it omit most of the icons (shops, etc.)? Or is both needed?
If there is a need for
a bw-style without icons, we could add them, too.