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Checker for Counties searched, that touches each other e.g. GC51VQV or GC51VQW

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Hi there,

I own some (two) challenge caches where the cacher has to prove, that he found caches in a sequence of counties (of germany) that touches each other.

One challenge (Nord-Süd-Gefälle GC51VQV) needs to find Caches in continuously counties from north (Danmark) to south (Austria od Switzerland, the other (Ost-West-Verhandlungen GC51VQW) needs the show founds in a continuously row of counties from east (Poland or Czech) to west (netherland, France, Belgium oer Luxembourg).

Ok, the maps works fine, but is there a possibility to prove the condition with a checker???

Thanks for hInts and tips...

Greetings from Halstenbek/Hamburg/Germany

Thomas0809

asked Dec 22, 2014 in (OBSOLETE) Checker requests by Thomas0809 (1,290 points)
edited Dec 22, 2014 by Thomas0809
Yes it is not to hard to code if you have one thing: A connection graph of all counties. You can probibly extract one automaticly from osm data but i suspect writing the code that does that is time consumption
If i get a graph with all connection i can code a checker
The table looks like this is 2,3,4 is all connected to each other and 1 only to 2. You only need one connection per pair  it is not necessary to say 2->3 and 3->2

county={
[1]="County1",
[2]="County2",
[3]="County3",
[4]="County4"
}
connection={
[1]={2},
[2]={3,4}
[3]={4}
}
I can can you a list of all german counties of you whant to do it.
One more thins has to be added ant that is a simmualt list with all bordering countries that the checkers needs to use and theris connection to the counties

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answered Sep 3, 2018 by Pihoqahiak (2,510 points)
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