This is a script for merging points from some third-party source with OpenStreetMap data. Please make sure the license allows that. After merging and uploading, the data can be updated.
the OSM wiki page_ for detailed description and instructions.
pip install osm_conflate.
Each source should have a profile. It is a python script with variables
configuring names, tags and processing. See heavily commented examples
For a simplest case, run:
conflate <profile.py> -o result.osm
You might want to add other arguments,
to pass a dataset file or prepare a preview GeoJSON. Run
conflate -h to see a list of arguments.
It is recommended to open the resulting file in the JOSM editor and
manually check the changes. Alternatively, you can use
bulk\_upload.py_ to upload a change file from the command line.
Please mind the
Import Guidelines_, or your work may be reverted.
Written by Ilya Zverev for MAPS.ME. Published under the Apache 2.0 license.
.. _the OSM wiki page: https://wiki.openstreetmap.org/wiki/OSM_Conflator .. _bulk_upload.py: https://wiki.openstreetmap.org/wiki/Bulk_upload.py .. _Import Guidelines: https://wiki.openstreetmap.org/wiki/Import/Guidelines