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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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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OpenLayers Map does not load entirely in Firefox

My OpenLayers map does not load entirely in Firefox. It seems that it only loads the OSM tiles where there are no other DIV elements (please see the images). When I perform a zoom, it loads ...
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Mexican “Área Geoestadistica Básica” OSM admin level

I found shapefiles that split urban areas in Mexico into distinctions called Área Geoestadistica Básica (AGEB) from Mexico's geographic information site, INEGI This is what the divisions of Mexico ...
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Rendering local osm files android dev

I'm development an android app for navigate inside the university campus, it's my graduation project :). I did the campus map with Josm, now I have it in .osm I found many libraries and frameworks ...
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Split OSM highways at vertice

I am looking for a tool or query to split the OSM highways into multiple segments. Each segment should only consist of two nodes (start and end). I should do the same as described in this GIS ...
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Load .osm.pbf file in Qgis

How can i do that ? On Linux or Windows ? The more simplest variant, if it exists. .osm.pbf it`s the extension for Openstreetmap extract that i get from a site that takes dayly extracts from osm: ...
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How can I map data points to OpenStreetMap (OSM) line data?

my goal is to filter measuring points of vehicles by mapping them to streets. So I could filter out all the false data located in fields and rivers and so on. I imported my data into a PostGIS ...
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How does QGIS Topology Checker check the topology of SHP and OSM files? [closed]

Can anybody make me clear if .shp & .osm (OpenStreetMap Data) are holding topological data/relations or not. if .shp files are not holding then how qgis plugin topology checker checks for the ...
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Remove unused nodes from OSM data files?

For some experiments on OSM data size, I am using osmfilter to remove ways and relations with certain tags from the planet dump. But AFAIK osmfilter does not remove the corresponding nodes. So I'm ...
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How to find out what features /tags are included in an .osm or .pbf file?

I would like to load osm data into a postgis (postgresql) database. In How to load OSM data into PostGIS preserving all Tags? there has been a solution posted: Download the OSM files (in .osm ...
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Openlayers 3 display in Firefox and Chrome

I'm experiencing some issues with displaying OSM and GeoJSON. With Firefox v30 I see my GeoJSON data, but OSM is invisible. With Chrome v35 I see OSM, not my GeoJSON... What is the explanation? ...
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Change LineString type of Osm2Po edge and vertex file

Is it possible to change the linestring type from 2 to 3 dimensions in osm2po, and if so, how? Currently the generated table column looks like this: geom_way geometry(LineString,4326), but I would ...
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How to manage the osmosis filters?

I am a complete beginner in OSM and osmosis, and I am trying to build a stripped down version of a local map, in order to add nodes of public lights that would be used for maintenance. I have used the ...
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what is the Maximum Number of replica download possible from download.geofabrik.de?

I am trying to update more than 5 months of Nominatim europe data from download.geofabrik.de. For 8 to 10 days its works fine but after that it showing error failed to open stream: HTTP request ...
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Is it possible to geocode street intersections using Nominatim?

Is it possible to geocode the location of a street intersection using Nominatim? Example geocode query Commonwealth Ave at Washington Street, Boston, MA Successful Geocode by Google ...
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Tiled raster image to be placed in an OSM/ Leaflet.js map

I have a mapoverlay in a custom projection which I need to add as a layer to an Openstreet map within a website. Since I was not able to change the projection earlier, I decided to manipulate the ...
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Print City Map in High Resolution with TileMill (OSM Data)

I'm rather beginner in Print Map and GIS. I'd like to print the map of my little city using the data in OpenStreetMap. I've got an environment(local) with OSM DataBase and I'm using TileMill to ...
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Changing labelling of OpenStreetMap Base Map for ArcGIS Online?

I am creating a Story Map and using Open Street Maps as the base map. One issue my superiors see is the labeling of the streets. It's way to frequent! See the attached screenshot: Is there a way ...
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Generate random points in geometry near heatspots

I have an algorithm, that generates random points with in a given polygon (Generate random points in polygon. Algorithm question). The Polygons the points are generated in are communities or districts ...
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Extract BoundingBox of Cities

For simple geocoding purposes I want to extract all cities from a single country of openstreetmap. They only queries I want to do are: ZipCode -> (List of) BoundingBox of City/Village ...
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Renderd outputs “failed to initialize projection 4326”

I'm setting up a tile server using the guide provided here. I have everything set up. proj4 is installed in version 4.8.0. The espg file is existant, I ran an xmllint over my xml style file without ...
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Offline geocoding and reverse geocoding for android

I'm developing an android application that cannot use internet and need to deal with maps and positioning. Download OpenStreetMaps data seens to be a good solution to access map information offline. ...
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How to stylize/design maps without tools like m*p b*x (paid tools) using OSM data

I would like to know, how i'm able to stylize/design maps without using paid tools. I would love to work with Openstreetmap data. I know i could stylize these data in free GIS softwares like QGIS but ...
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How to select a line from a osm shape by osm_id

I'm using TileMill to make a map, but I can't seem to be able to format a specific item with a specific osm_id via mss. I have a shape file added as a layer #line: Then, in the features list of ...
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Script to convert a shapefile to an OSM poly file on WIN 7?

Is there a commande line tool running on WIN 7 which is able to create OSM poly files (polygon filter file format) from shapefiles? The tools listed here do not seem to fit my needs. The only ...
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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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Shapefiles *.dbf data, encoding problem

I have to work with the Shapefiles, and all is fine except data in *.dbf When I have first deserialized file, I have thought, that I'm doing smth wrong, but when any soft like (QGIS, SAGA, ESRI ...
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Why does Driving distance of pgRouting return disconnected results?

I am trying the driving distance function of pgRouting 2.0 beta, with an extract of OSM data. The problem i have is illustrated on the following image : On this picture i try to get all the ways ...
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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 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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Where to find Vietnam administrative level 4 shape file?

I am new to mapping, and would like to make a custom map using Vietnam's administrative boundaries shape file. I found a great source at gadm.org, but it is licensed for non-commercial use only. I ...
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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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How to get the Lat, Long of a clicked location using Leaflet API?

I am using OSM with leaflet API. Now i want to get the lat and long of a clicked location. I meant something similar to this. ex: http://openlayers.org/dev/examples/click.html ...
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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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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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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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Mapnik + OpenStreetMap + Shapefile with Raster Images + Mod Tile + PostGIS

I am new to GIS. I have a Shapefile (.shp, .shx and .pbf). The .pbf file contains path to PNG files located on my machine only. I was able to save the Shp data to PostGis via Shape2Gis tool. Now ...
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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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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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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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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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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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Geoserver WMS layer does not show in OpenLayers

I'd like to overlay a Geoserver WMS layer in OpenLayers & OpenStreetMaps. I'm having problems because the wms is not showing on top of the OSM layers (mapnik, cyclemap). This is the code: ...
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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 ...