Is a tool to search OSM data by name and address and to generate synthetic addresses of OSM points (reverse geocoding).

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Different searching results in local Nominatim and openstreetmap.org

I've just installed Nominatim using this guide. I've successfully import fresh osm.bz2 file with data for Saint-Petersburg, Russia into my postgresql database. Nominatim search script works, but it ...
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How to narrow the result from Nominatim with only cities and countries, no additional areas with the same name?

I'm trying to get WKT or GeoJson polygons of cities and countries from Nominatim (for example, Paris and France). I send a GET request but it returns me several results named "Paris" or "France". How ...
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Write Nominatim-like geocode query using only PostGIS functions?

I'm new to PostGIS and was anticipating being able to write geocode queries using only the functions provided by PostGIS. However, once I loaded my database using osm2pgsql and discovered tables like ...
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Limit data imported into PostGIS database?

I am building a web application in which members will be able to find other members in their area. This is your typical "nearest neighbor" search which I'll perform using their latitude and ...
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Problem with nominatim own server

I've downloaded the osm virtual machine here: http://wiki.openstreetmap.org/wiki/Virtual_machine_image ...and patched the local.php file (for the "declaration allowed only at the start of the ...
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How to obtain a region polygon from Google Places Autocomplete

I am trying to use google places autocomplete to search for a place, get its polygon region from mapques/nominatim and render the result in google maps. Here is where I am having difficulties: ...
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Why does DC belong to Maryland in OpenStreetMap/Nominatim?

Don't know much about GIS. Is it common practice to consider DC part of Maryland and not a "state"? http://nominatim.openstreetmap.org/search/washington%20dc ...