OpenStreetMap is a collaborative project to create a free editable map of the world. The data is free, and free of legal and technical restrictions. OpenStreetMap is often shorted to OSM.

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Converting mapsforge .map file to OSM or shp

I have found solution for converting OSM file into .map file but is there a way for converting .map file back to osm or shp or any other well-known vector file type? by .map file i mean mapsforge ...
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Create offline map for android

I am using mapsforge but I have problem with street names.I would like to develop an offline vector map for a city like osmAnd offline map or an offline vector map in mapnik format.Could you please ...
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How to create a locator through Open Street Map Data

I need to make a locator for UK addresses and I know Open Street Map has very good data for the UK, I was wondering how I can convert the data for house addresses, which is in xml form, into a locator ...
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need information about openstreetmap (osm) [on hold]

I am looking for information or code sample to use OSM map i had to use the c++ api of qgis to write a library of function for a complex application. the language is c++ , i have no choice , no python ...
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Converting OpenStreetMaps PBF to geojson with geocoding

I am able to convert PBF to geojson, but I lack the additional attributes like state, country, city, suburb, type of business etc which is offered by geocoding service like Nominatim. The geojson ...
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Where can I get an Open Street Map extract that includes Bike Lanes?

I'd like some way to download an extract of OSM data, like GeoFabrik or BBBike, that includes bike lanes. Does anyone have any advice or should I just try and figure them out with Osmosis?
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How to check if a node is in route computed with pgRouting?

I'm new to the GIS system and I'm following the pgRouting workshop. I've imported the locations of nodes (points, highway=street_lamp) using osm2pgsql. now I'm calculating a few paths between two ...
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New Real Estate Project. Need help choosing the right services [closed]

We are a team that we want to bulid a Real Estate project. The basic features are: search in a location for real estate pins, ability for register users to add their own real estate pins. for that ...
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kml/kmz files not loading by google maps anymore

Until a few months ago this worked: https://maps.google.com/maps?q=http://www.jcea.es/pics/italia2015/italia2015.kmz It is NOT working anymore. I know that I can login in Google maps, create a ...
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Nominatim Installation Error: Importing and Index OSM data

I'm new to GIS and OSM. I've successfully installed OSM locally and now I want to add Nominatim to the mix. I've been following the installation instructions exactly from here: ...
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Symbolic machine learning with OpenStreetMap data [closed]

I want to apply symbolic machine learning (e.g. case-based reasoning, inductive logic programming) to OSM data. In detail, I want to use OSM Map Features to predict characteristics of residential ...
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Displaying OpenStreetMap in locally hosted web page?

I'd like to set up my own tile server but I'm very new to it all and do not know what to do next. I followed the guide Switch2OSM on how to install OSM locally. Surprisingly I successfully got through ...
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Problem Starting up Tile Server

I'm following the Switch2OSM guide to the tee. I have not had any trouble I couldn't figure out until now. I've typed the following according to instruction: sudo mkdir /var/run/renderd sudo chown ...
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GeoJSON and OSM layers with different projection

I have a GeoJSON from NaturalEarth for world state boundaries and I want to display it with only without backgroung. But also, I want to add a OSM layer as another baselayer option. The code I am ...
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Creating polygon geometry using points array

I am parsing an Openstreetmap gpx file which I exported from here. I'm trying to put the data into arcgis geodatabase feature classes. Some of the features in the gpx are points (saved as wpt), while ...
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QGIS 2.8 OSM download with overpass fails

When trying to download OSM data in QGIS 2.8 I am using a layer to provide the extend for the requested data. The extend basically covers all the countries that share coast line of the Baltic sea ...
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OpenStreetMap boundary relation lost when exporting to spatialite with ogr2ogr?

I am currently working in map for a province of Papua New Guinea. In OpenStreetMap (OSM) I have recently updated and added new relations for boundaries of admin_level=5 and admin_level=6, which were ...
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How to find the area of a feature in OpenStreetMap, using overpass api and javascript

I am creating a calculator and I would like to know the area of parks/water bodies in a specific area. This would have to be dynamic. I have successfully requested all the features I need using the ...
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How merge osm files with same ID objects?

How merge many OSM files with same ID(between files) to one OSM file? I trying OSMCONVERT but he not add object with same ID in other OSM file.
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OpenStreetMap Data Lookup Slow in PostGIS

I have imported OpenStreetMap data (Europe) into PostgreSQL 9.1 database with the help of osm2pgsql and filtered out everything expect administrative areas. I have GIST index for polygon (way) column. ...
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OSM data Symbolization

I cannot change "Layer display level" of category in OSM Data. I would like to have "tertiary" roads under the "primary" roads. There is also a problem with displaying second level of line symbol. ...
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Issues merging divided carriageways using Skeletron

I would like to merge divided roads from openstreetmap, and a tool that keeps getting mentioned is Skeletron, for example here. I tried the tool on a small geographic area, and the results are fairly ...
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How do I reference an OSM object?

I need to keep a record of the OpenStreetMap objects that I have edited. But I can't see any IDs attached to road segments & the URL doesn't change when I select them. How can I uniquely ...
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Saving openJUMP data to be displayed in leaflet

Using OpenJUMP, I've managed to create a road map layer split at every intersection of the lines (using the noder tool). I need to take this data and display this using leaflet by using end ...
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geometry from relations - osm

Can someone show me the relevant documentation for relationships between tables? I'm trying to get the geometry for an entry from the relations table but I'm unable to pick out the right information ...
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How to use union in area queries (QL/XML) with Overpass API/OpenStreetMaps?

I am using area queries to find nodes with particular amenities Eg:- [out:json]; area[name = "New York"]; node(area)[amenity=bar]; out; However the issue with this is that if I query the ...
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Moving file flat-nodes.bin from an osm2pgsql import

I'm running PostgreSQL 9.4 and osm2pgsql 0.82.0 on Ubunt 14.04 (64bit). I'm new-ish to postgres and less new to OSM. My goal was to import the planet file. Unfortunately, when I started the import, ...
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Add columns with information OSM by osm2po?

I imported the europa.osm network within my spatial database thanks to the osm2po tool. I use this with pgrouting. My problem is that I need to know the information provided by the tag address (city, ...
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What OSM information to use for low zoom levels to get a style similar to MapQuest

I am building an outdoor map of Europe. Everything looks pretty nice when zoomed in. But when I am zoomed out, my map looks pretty boring. Most parts are white. In low zoom levels I display polygons ...
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Why does QGIS Vector OpenStreetMap import lose features?

I'm attempting to use OSM data in QGIS 2.8.2. I've imported my data into SpatiaLite layers using the following steps: Vector -> OpenStreetMap -> Download Data... Vector -> OpenStreetMap -> Import ...
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How to get nodes in a particular city? [Open Street Maps - Overpass API / Nominatim]

I wish to get nodes that belong to a particular city. I tried doing a radius search around the latitude and longitude of the city but that is just an approximation. Moreover the radius varies from one ...
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remove all but specific highways in osmosis

I want to display entire country OSM data in my application. The problem my application dont know how to deal large maps. Instead of chunking the map into 5-10 small chunks, I wish to display only the ...
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Does not change the center in OpenLayers

On the web-page you want to display a map. To do this, I use "OpenLayers" + "OpenStreetMap". If you change the center of the map - the center does not change. Сode: <!doctype html> ...
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Nominatim with osm2pgsql for rhel 6

I tried configure&make Nominatim on rhel6.5 but Nominatim compiled whithout osm2pgsql. I also tried complied osm2pgql by handle with ./autogen, ./configure make and got many errors like: ...
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An Overpass query for OSM ways; both part of a relation and also a specific tag?

How do I construct an Overpass query to find data on Openstreetmap which is both part of a relation and has itself a specific attribute? Specifically: I'm wanting to find sections of cycle route (in ...
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PgRouting Obtain RoadNetwork data from osm file

I am trying to obtain road-network data from OSM file using pgrouting and for this I am following this tutorial: http://workshop.pgrouting.org/ The format I am looking for is ...
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Densifying OpenStreetMap (OSM) network nodes?

I am working with osmconverter to convert osm files(*.osm) to *.pbf, then i use osm2po to get sql file that run into PostGis to get a network table. The last step is to run a createTopology ...
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pg_dump Database that was populated with osm2pgsql

Is it possible to dump a postgres database that was created with osm2pgsql and a .osm.pbf file with pg_dump and import this into a remote postgres database? After running osm2pgsql the database is ...
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unable to create an osm server

I am rolling out my pc as an osm server. I am following https://switch2osm.org/serving-tiles/manually-building-a-tile-server-14-04/ When I give the command sudo -u daman renderd -f -c ...
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getting .OSM for the forward lanes in germany

I want to get the osm file for germany highway.But I want to select the backward lanes only.How can I do that?
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OpenStreetMaps openstreetmap-carto XML error or Missing Data from osm2pgsql

I've successfully built a tile server using the documentation provided here: https://switch2osm.org/serving-tiles/manually-building-a-tile-server-14-04/ For my data, I obtained the north american ...
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Extract just power features from OpenStreetMap [duplicate]

Is there a way to only download power features from OpenStreetMap in some sort of geodata?
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How to pull out complete nodes information from OSM database?

My task is to pull out the complete nodes information for routing from the database which i setup. I set up the OSM Databse server from geobarik.de so from that i need to pull out the complete node ...
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Definitive list of Nominatim types and categories?

Is there a definitive list somewhere on the interwebs of the category and type values in Nominatim? I've been doing some Googling but found nothing as yet.
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How Map tiles can be downloaded from Mapbox or OpenStreetMap?

I am trying an offline Map application in which I need to show a map up to some zooming level. I thought that I would download tiles and put it locally.
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Is there a way to transform a node OSM point into the reference GPS system of a car?

I have a car with a GPS (WGS84) and a camera (who shot the road) fixed on it. I would like to know is there is a way to get the transformation from a OSM node to the GPS cartesian coordinate fixed on ...
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OSM Bright Cartography XML

So I've successfully setup a tile server as described here: https://switch2osm.org/serving-tiles/manually-building-a-tile-server-14-04/ What's troubling is the lack of clarify surrounding OSM Bright ...
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How can I import open street map power grid data into QGIS?

I wanted to download power grid network of Cologne city from following url http://www.flosm.de/en/Power-Grid.html But I could only download in jpg format. I wanted to import this in GIS as vector ...
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How to search within a string to extract data from OSM other_tags?

I am working with OSM data in QGIS and I often need to query items in the other tags field. When I download the data using the OSM download plugin the other tags come in one field so are not easy to ...
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How do i query data like POI locations from OSM?

I posted a question on Reading terrain data from Google? and but an answer that opened up a whole new world to me; that google wasn't the only service that was logging/tracking GIS information. My ...