[Open-transport] light rail / train open data

Pieter Colpaert pieter.colpaert at okfn.org
Sun Mar 4 01:13:27 UTC 2012

Hi Richard,

I would recommend, as long as it's XML or JSON, that it really doesn't
matter how you structure the data, as long as it's there. The developer
is going to change the structure anyway ;-)

Kind regards,


On 02/23/2012 09:58 PM, Richard Akerman wrote:
> The City of Ottawa is building a light rail system
> http://www.ottawalightrail.ca/en/
> As it has not yet been constructed there is an opportunity to put open
> data requirements into the design.  Are there any standards particular
> to rail that we should use?
>  (The bus system provides static GTFS schedule information
> http://ottawa.ca/online_services/opendata/info/transit_schedule_en.html
> and we will add realtime bus locations in a format to be determined.)
> --
> Richard Akerman
> scilib at gmail.com
> http://scilib.typepad.com/
> Twitter: @scilib
> _______________________________________________
> open-transport mailing list
> open-transport at lists.okfn.org
> http://lists.okfn.org/mailman/listinfo/open-transport

OKFN Belgium vzw/asbl
+32 (0) 486/747122

More information about the open-transport mailing list