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I would like to refresh this tutorial for my purposes - background vector map in one file - just to load in QGIS.

My idea is a script doing this:

  1. Import directly downloaded Openstreetmap PBF file (country PBF from Geofabrik) or cropped (selected region etc.) using ogr2ogr directly to GeoPackage or some temporary working file.
  2. simplify the attribute data - if I need just a basic background map with labels I do not need many attribute data fields and can merge others.

Should I use some temporary file (like Sqlite) for the attribute data manipulation or can I do this with Geopackage directly using set of CLI commands?

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