2020 budget request
The OWG’s 2020 budget request was approved by the OSMF board. Planned new work includes:
- refreshing API DB servers;
- refreshing HP DL360 G6 machines at UCL and OSUOSL;
- upgrading Nominatim capacity; and
- using a consultant to make chef cookbooks more testable and make it easier fr others to contribute.
Network congestion control
BBR network congestion control was tried, then rolled back after problems.
Planet file mirroring
Downloads from planet.openstreetmap.org will now use the a mirror when downloading PBF files. Bzip2 files already used the mirror.