Tips for getting shp data ready for OSM
Obtain gdal and PROJ.4To convert a non WGS84 shp to WGS84, at a terminal:
ogr2ogr -t_srs EPSG:4326 -f "ESRI Shapefile" [DEST_FILE] [SRC_FILE]
Completed workI've uploaded the entire hydronet of the Olympic Peninsula, many rivers will need to have their ways reversed and duplicate nodes deleted
http://osm.bearstech.com/xapi/api/0.6/way[waterway=stream][bbox=48.42,-122.7686,47.0305,-124.777]Olympic National Park Boundary, Sourced from the US National Forest Service
import_uuid:55ba09f0563311de8a390800200c9a66Olympic National Park trails uuid
import_uuid=b2a6c900-5dcc-11de-8509-001e2a3ffcd7Olympic National Forest boundaries
Work in Progress
I'm focusing my efforts on Clallam and Jefferson counties in Washington. I'm currently importing trail information for the national park and forest and developing a toolchain to go from e00->shp->osm seamlessly and with minimal script hackage.
Here's a link to my page at www.openstreetmap.org.
OSM on Sportrak Pro
While I am releasing all of my openstreetmap edits and additions as public domain other works of mine may be licensed differently, always check the license.