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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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Points of interest

I am using OSM Bright carto template for rendering my own OpenStreetMap data. When I imported data with osm2pgsql I specified sytle openstreetmap-carto. Points of interest (amenities) are in ...
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Nominatim limit and importance

If I limit the results by nominatim will they be ordered by importance? So if I set ?limit=1 will I get the match with the highest importance? If not, how can I enforce this?
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Preferred method to submit edits to open Street Map OSM

As of this date (Nov 2014) what is the preferred method to submit edits to the Open Street Map OSM project? I have read up on a few options but prefer the easiest Actually any info on the process ...
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How to use wget to download large osm dataset?

I want to create a global dataset of wetlands using the OSM database. As there are problems for huge datasets if I use the overpass-turbo or so, I thought I could use wget to download the planet file ...
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How to modify imposm data mapping in order to include the user name?

I want to import OSM data into postgresql with imposm. How do I have to modify the import process in order to have the user name as an attribute in my tables? Do I have to change that in the data ...
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osmosis schema, style with OSM-Bright

I have used Osmosis to load a large cut of OSM into a PostGIS DB, that works great. BUT, I would like to use the OSM-Bright style (carto CSS) to style it in TileMill and built tiles, offline. Going ...
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OSM layer does not print in GeoServer printing module

I am new with the GeoServer printing module, in GeoServer version 2.6.0, freshly installed a few days ago. I can now print WMS layers and I think I configured the OSM data correctly. But it still ...
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QGIS OpenStreetMap plugin: download failed. Server replied: bad request

I am trying to download Open Street Map data using the OpenStreetMap plugin in QGIS, and getting the following err: I'm kind of new on geoprocessing, so I have no clue what is going on here.
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Error while make Build osm2pgrouting on openSUSE 13.2

i am getting the error while make /usr/lib64/gcc/x86_64-suse-linux/4.8/../../../../x86_64-suse-linux/bin/ld: cannot find -lpq collect2: error: ld returned 1 exit status make[2]: *** [osm2pgrouting] ...
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error while starting render on startup

i have configured a tile server by following the switch2osm in the last step for starting the render automatically on startup if i start the render as below vars.sh is missing $ sudo ...
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Results are not showing after installing

I have installed the Nominatim on openSUSE i got the 2.3 version wget http://www.nominatim.org/release/Nominatim-2.3.0.tar.bz2 and i have build the source as below cd Nominatim ./configure make ...
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Which software for mapping connection intensity between locations

The idea is to map the connection intensity (number of rides) between different locations, and groups of locations, in a bike sharing scheme. I wondered if someone could give me high level advice ...
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OpenStreetMap how to identify major ports

I'm quite new to OSM data. Can anyone help me with the best tags to use to identify major shipping ports? I'd like to be able to identify cities that have a significant amount of commercial shipping ...
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How can I create GeoJson map from OSM Data

I am trying to build a map of countries in the some countries in Europe (Spain/France/Portugal). What is the best way to build such map: Should I look for shp files, then concatenate them. Is ...
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Why I cannot export OSM map as a .pdf/.jpeg in QGIS 2.4?

I have installed on my Mac OSX 10.9.5 the version QGIS 2.4. My problem is that I cannot export any Open Street Map with the Composer and I do not understand why? The thing is that I imported the OSM ...
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Obtain OSM Data within Bounds

I am able to download osm data with the following url request "http://www.overpass-api.de/api/map?*bbox=7.505549,6.482084,7.511999,6.488254". Its generating a map.osm file, in that some of the roads ...
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Easiest way to add layers to QGIS [duplicate]

I have OSM data that I've loaded into a Spatialite database now what's the easiest way to get it to look like OSM? I shouldn't have to add and style each layer individually but I can't figure out what ...
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Tiles are missing when request from Openlayer2

I have configured a Tile server and i followed the Link for OSM Tile server from switch2osm everything is fine, except when i tried to get the tiles using Openlayers its not serving. But if i give ...
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pgRouting with my bus network and select the best of the available routes?

so here's the case: I have been using postgresql/postgis, openlayers and pgrouting to create an online application that selects and visualizes the best of the availabble routes. My problem is though: ...
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Error while building OSMBright

Error while building OSMBright when i run the make.py the following error is coming Traceback (most recent call last): File "./make.py", line 123, in <module> build() File ...
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Extracting list of addresses in particular region from OpenStreetMap (OSM) data?

I need to extract all addresses in particular region from OpenStreetMap (OSM) data. Is it possible to do this?
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Export Overpass-turbo Query Result to OSM File

I have a tool which has input is an osm file, I ussually get the osm file by exporting map data from http://openstreetmap.org. But now I have to get only data of roads so I use this query ...
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mod_tile: how to avoid cache expiry during DB rebuild

I'm running an OSM tile server with the default stack (mapnik, tirex, mod_tile, apache). Since I need only specific areas, I usually pre-render all tiles. Now I want to rebuild the Postgres DB bcs of ...
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Missing roads from highway tag OSM

Hi I am new to using QGIS and I am currently trying to put roads onto my canvas. I have tried adding only 'highway' and 'oneway' polyline tags from the OSM database, but there is still a few roads ...
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Solving java.lang.RuntimeException: No osm2po-GraphFile?

I tried to use osm2po as library and to write a simple routing program based on the sample code listed in (http://osm2po.de/) However, when I try to load the .pbf file into the data structure ...
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Create city connectivity network from OSM

How does one go about creating a city connectivity network from OSM data? For example, city A has a road connecting it to road B, thus nodes A and B have an edge between them.
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How are OSM tags mapped to fields in Mapbox Streets vector tiles?

I recently started experimenting with Mapbox Studio and have encountered some discrepancies between feature tags in OSM and the corresponding feature fields in the vector tiles from Mapbox Streets. ...
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Generate a game world using planet.osm (in .pbf format)

I've recently downloading openstreetmap's Planet.osm for use in an experiment whereby I plan to generate a video game world based off of the planet. openstreetmap's wiki hasn't been very useful, and ...
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Where can i get OSM water polygon for lower zoom level?

i wants ocean (water polygons shapefile) for generating vector tile map. Initially tested using shape file openstreetmapdata it works fine. But at low zoom level i produce pbf file with higher size. ...
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TileMill fails to load Europe data from PostGIS. What am I doing wrong?

The Problem: Using OSM-Bright in combination with an imported (osm2psql) Europe shapefile, tiles won't load unless I have 2-3 layers active (of the total of 29). I don't have this problem with an ...
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How do I run an extended overpass turbo query from a script?

I have an xml query which starts out like this: <osm-script output="xml" timeout="250"> <id-query {{nominatimArea:Ridgefield Connecticut}} into="area"/> <!-- gather results --> ...
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How to implement place auto-complete using nominatim?

hi i want auto complete like google place and I dont'want to use Google Place API. I Got nominatim auto-complete example but it's not working in my windows 8 because it's implemented in node.js please ...
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Match housenumbers on buildings (special case of point-in-polygon-test)

Task with example I'm working with geodata (country-size) from openstreetmap. Buildings are often polygons without housenumbers and a single point with the housenumber is placed within the polygon of ...
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Center OpenStreetMap at Location defined in specific Projection

<body onload="init_gis()"> <div id="map" style="height:750px"></div> <script type="text/javascript"> var config = { init_lonlat : new ...
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PostGIS 2.0 and Self Intersecting Features

I have a polygon feature class created by open streetmap that is returning a self intersection error. Is there a way to filter out these feature? Can I just use a sql statement to find the error ...
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GeoJSON from OpenStreetMap with bike routes of a city only?

How can I get (if it's possible) a GeoJSON from OpenStreetMap with bike routes of a city only? I have to say that I'm pretty new with the all the map/geo language. But as a developer I'm ...
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Local Layer put as overlay on Open Street Map, appears on totally wrong place

Local are layers work well on OpenLayers. (Location: somewhere in North Germany). One WFS Layer and one WMS Layer. Now added OpenStreetMaps as a base layer. The WMS Layer is not visible anymore and ...
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read osm file with Gdla

i installed Gdal and downloaded an OSM file when i try to read it with the ogr2ogr -f "SQlite" map.sqlite map.osm C:\Users\SIG-34>ogr2ogr -f "SQlite" map.sqlite guyane-latest.osm FAILURE: Unable to ...
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How do you get the nodes of an area in Overpass API in the “right” order?

I use the Overpass API to get the boundary of an OSM relation. I then use the result to display the boundary on a leaflet map. My problem is however, that the nodes are not in the "right order". ...
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Postgresql to mbtiles

Someboby please help me with understanding of the following question. I have many postgreSQL databases with osm data on a server. Each of them contains the map of the certain country. I want to look ...
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Building Offline Android route finder app

I want to build an offline android route finder. I will have the maps from the OSM website ( pbf files ) I want to be able to draw the maps from the given ( pbf file ). I want to be able to do my ...
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Issue using Osmconvert with Python

I want to use osmconvert to parse down the size of my diff files for just the area I'm interested in because osmconvert is way faster than osm2pgsql, which loads the data. When I call the command ...
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ArcGIS editor for openstreetmap missing in ArcToolbox 10.0 [duplicate]

The installation of the editor was successful but a new OSM tool doesn't appear in the toolbox. I opened the toolbox --> add toolbox - managed to the installation folder but there i find nothing that ...
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How can I add google map layer as additional layer (OpenLayer, OSM)?

I am total newbie when it comes to Geoserver, JavaScript etc. I have managed to get my map working and the layers from my localhost are showing on the map. Base layer is OSM but I would like to add ...
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osm2pgsql doesn't run in a QGis plugin

I have a problem with osm2pgsql when it runs in a qgis plugin. The function i use looks like this: osm2pgsql = "osm2pgsql -s -d {databaseName} -U {databaseUser} -H {databaseHost} -E ...
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QGIS: OSM Landscape layer not printed

I am new in GIS and I am trying to print a new map. If I use Google Street and web layer, it got printed without problem in the composer, but OSM Landscape does not appear on the printed document (it ...
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osmosis library in java application

I want to do a navigation application OSM PBF files. I'm using the pbf files from the osm website. I was looking for a way to access the pbf files, I found that it can be accessed using the osmosis ...
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Get Polygons from OSM Change file

Is it possible to get the polygons from the OSM change files to track the newly created dirty areas for cache production? If so, how? Can those polygon files be converted to shapefiles? Can you ...
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OpenStreetMap with OL3 and EPSG:3301 projection

Trying to add OSM layer to my map, as Tile layer or as WMS layer, but for Tile layer it is appearing in different projection, and for WMS layer there are error Resource interpreted as Image but ...
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What is the recommended workflow for using TileMill and OSM?

Using osm2pgsql, I imported an OSM extract into a Postgres database. Then I made a layer in in TileMill that contains the data from Postgres. The map was exported to a MBTiles file. At this point, all ...