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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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Drawing isochrones on map?

I am a fourth year graduation student of the Amsterdam University of Applied Sciences. I am currently working on my final thesis for which I am doing research on the Amsterdam Airport catchment area. ...
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Add WMS from geoserver to openlayers with OSM baselayer

I am new to javascript/the openlayer. Maybe you can provide me with some help. I would like to add a wms layer (BLD_504) from dwasa (workspace) locally. The code is as follows: <title> ...
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Download link to osm2pgsql

I need to download the osm2pgsql for Windows i tried from the path which is given in wiki http://customdebug.com/osm/osm2pgsql.zip and also from below link ...
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Setup own map tile service on the phone itself and on server

I want to setup a maptile service on the phone so that the app won't need to call the server to get the tiles. Can someone point me in the right direction to the libraries needed to achieve that? I'm ...
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Mapquest 'community license' service discontinuation terms?

I want to use MapQuest's geocoding services under their Community License: http://developer.mapquest.com/web/info/terms-of-use I can't find the clause that explains under what terms I can discontinue ...
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Trying to Offset Overlapping Transit Lines/Routes - Is There a Way?

I am trying to create a bus route map in Los Angeles. I realize that it is shooting for the moon (perhaps it is impossible to do well) since there are so many overlapping routes, but I think I've gone ...
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How can I down load osm style sheet or mss file

I have down load shape file from OSM,then I open it using TileMill .The next step is create style sheet ".mss" file.How can i download the exact OSM's style sheet?
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How can I include “live” OSM points of interest on a cartoDB map?

I know how to export OpenStreetMap data using http://overpass-turbo.eu/ and build a thematic map in CartoDB. For example see the toilet map with CartoDB identifier ...
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one label for two-lane roads (osm, qgis, postgis)

I labeled my osm-lines-layer (PostGIS) with symbols for primary roads and motorways. While the symbols for the primary roads are well placed - with enough distance between each - the two-lane motorway ...
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GTFS import and pgRouting

I know there are some questions out there already. I'm looking at a fresh approach. I found the gtfs2pgrouting project from pgRoutings' GitHub page. But it's three years old and doesn't work with ...
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Leaflet - very basic, simple routing - OSM & Google Maps

I am using LeafletJS and I need to display the most basic route available, having many waypoints/stops (not enough to draw polylines though). This route is supposed to be for public transport in ...
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What are the types of bus routes data, which are made available from Open Street Map (OSM)?

With regards to bus routes, what are the types of data which are made available for download. Is it possible to export a region's bus routes in open street map (OSM) or GIS data format?
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MBtiles and SlippyMap tilenames

I'm not sure if I've misunderstood how MBTiles and SlippyMap tilenames go together or if there is a problem when I'm doing an export with TileMill. The issue is that a tile showing the same region - ...
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Is there a public API that can be accessed with Python and will geocode Points of Interests?

I recently downloaded tagged hospital data from OpenStreetMaps.org using the API. Some of the data have a 'node' tag which are attributed with a lat/long while other data are tagged as 'way' format ...
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How do I download all features with a particular tag?

I'm trying to get all the different features(point, line & polygon) which are tagged with locality, from OSM data from a metropolitan sized area I'm presently working with minimal computer ...
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Converting osm file to shapefile (or data frame) in R

I was looking for a road shapefile for Australia today. I ended up going to Geofabrik. Open Street Map has data in .osm format. But they do not have one in .shp for Australia. If possible, I want to ...
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How can I navigate from my current position to a specific point with OpenStreetMap data under Android? [closed]

How can I navigate from my current position to a specific point, using OpenStreetMap data, running on Android? I also want to get updated current points until reaching the final point then navigation ...
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How to get shapefiles or kml files for city map in India?

I am doing a project. In that I'm using QGIS for visualization purpose. Using the OpenLayers plug-in i am getting map of a city. What i want to know is whether I can convert that into shapefiles ...
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OSMOSIS: How to extract all railway stations in use?

I'm trying to retrieve a list of all railway stations of Belgium that are in use. I downloaded the country osm from http://download.geofabrik.de/europe/belgium-latest.osm.pbf. I tried the following ...
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How do I convert OSM XML to rendered tiles for offline use?

I'm new to OpenStreetMap and I'm trying to figure out how to process an OSM XML file and create map tiles for offline use. I already have the OSM XML file downloaded; I just don't know what to do ...
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What do cartocss attachments along filters mean?

I'm exploring openstreetmap-carto style and I wonder what does such syntax mean: [natural = 'water']::natural, [landuse = 'reservoir']::landuse, [waterway = 'riverbank']::waterway Is this ...
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Routing and OpenLayers: How would you connect a point to another through a 'road' node? [duplicate]

So my question is in a routing application,probably using osm as base layer, how do I get a line-string that goes through the road and not directly from one point to another? Is there any ...
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How can i set up the “own OSM” for own maps, having no relation to the current real spacial photos

For some needs we need an OSM-style map displaying the area before the reservoir was constructed and thus displaying the historical shore line. There are some historical aerial photos (not provided by ...
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How to use a Geojson layer as a background mask?

I have some Geojson neighborhood shapes that I am using to create a small multiples chart. They are like this: I want to give them backgrounds for the area they represent. I want the streets and ...
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OSM Data 'gid' column

Eventually I came to know that in order to use pgr_createTopology function to create topology network on my imported OSM data (using pg_routing and postgis on postgresql), apart from the_geom geometry ...
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Printing OpenStreetMap tiles to PDF

What I would like to achieve is an A4 print out of an OSM map with a polygon outline printed on top. This would come from a web application. Where a user can centre the map, upload a polygon. Which I ...
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Styled markers : how to get bouncing markers with location dots?

I want to mark important location with bigger markers (pointer with forks) and smaller location with normal markers (colored dots). I want big markers to bounce on hover. How to acheive this effect in ...
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Select buildings in a html map and get osm

I have my own database of buildings with the architects and some metadata. In the past I tied them manually to the ID of openstreetmap. But now I need a map where I can click on a shape of building ...
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Free Web-service providing Satellite Images

Is there any web-service currently available which is hosting satellite images as open-source, just like OSM web-service hosting vector maps? We want to make a real-time traffic monitoring commercial ...
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Openlayers map changelayer event firing twice for params

I have registered changelayer event of my map. var registerEvents = function () { map.events.register("changelayer", null, onMapLayerChanged, true); }; var onMapLayerChanged = ...
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Obtaining addresses using ArcGIS

I am currently working on Eastern-European microdistricts, and I want to obtain the addresses that can be found in these microdistricts. Is it possible to use ArcGIS to solve this issue? I thought ...
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How can I convert a set of ShapeFiles to an OSM file?

How can I convert a set of ShapeFiles to an OSM file?
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USA County level, detailed OpenStreetMap basemap in tiff?

Is there any way to get detailed (close zoom) OSM tiffs at the county level in the USA? I would like to use them as basemaps for a class I am teaching in GIS, using QGIS. I know about (and love) the ...
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Minimum Information to be kept on importing OSM data to use it for creating random start and ent points

I want to only import the minimum of data from OpenStreetMap, to be able to distribute random start and end points for a simulation in administrative areas in germany. I found this file ...
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Deleting unconnected lines with QGIS

I am using a road map in shapefile format in order to calculate a route between two points. The map is downloaded from OpenStreetMap and it has small unconnected lines that are messing up my routing. ...
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QGIS way to import OSM/Google Maps but remove or exclude extraneous areas, limit geographically the use of OSM

GIS Newbie question, perhaps: But I am looking to place an Open Street Maps/Google Maps layer underneath the rest of my shapefiles for referencing purposes. Let's say for instance, that I am looking ...
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Edit OSM Map Graph

Can I use pgrouting (http://pgrouting.org/index.html) to change OSM data? My goal is to change the cost of some ways (increase and decrease) in order to change the routing calculation process. If ...
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GeoServer, OpenLayers and updatable views: unable to edit data of WFS-T feature layer

I am developing an web application, where the user is able to view and update some feature attribute of a WFS layer. My problem: the edited data is not saved at all. Here's the situation: GeoServer ...
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Query for all roads and buildings in a province of Belgium_ overpass turbo

I am looking for a query to show all roads and buildings in the province Flemisch Brabant in Belgium. Can anyone help me?
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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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Using Arcgis and OSM tiles in Openlayers application

I created a map object and specified options according to Arcgis tiled map tiles. var options = { scales: [120000, 60000, 30000, 15000, 5000, 2500, 500], resolutions: ...
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Can't send an array via Protocol.HTTP()

I'm trying to send a JSON file to my Node.js app via Protocol.HTTP. The file is correctly sent, but I can't access to an array. Here is the relevant code : Client side (...) var vectorProtocol = ...
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How to filter out osm data made by specific users - osmosis or a better suggestion

I am trying to find the code for a query in osmosis that will allow me to download only contributions made by certain OpenStreetMap users. I was thinking to use osmosis to filter out all the ...
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Why is the OSM map itself is not visible in my qgis window?

I'm new in working with QGIS. I have tried to download an OSM map of Rome and its surroundings into my QGIS. As far as I am concerned, I have followed each step which I could find on various ...
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Generate tiles of World (Zoom 0-2), Germany (Zoom 2-12), Some Cities (Zoom 12-15)

I'm creating an offline navigation application. I'm using leaflet for displaying the map tiles. Right now I'm creating the tiles using Maperitive. This works great so far. But I can't open bigger ...
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Working with address data extracted from *.osm

My goal is get all the addresses from a certain country, ideally - from all countries, but for now - only from one. I downloaded an *.osm file from here http://download.geofabrik.de/ for a certain ...
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Open a .osm.pbf file with fiona in python

I would like to open a .osm.pbf using fiona in Python. I can't find much documentation on this. How can I does one do this? I have done it using ogr2ogr.
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Mapnik PGRaster Plugin creating 8x8 tiles with visible boundaries

I have used the latest addition to Mapnik PGRaster plugin (https://github.com/mapnik/mapnik/tree/2.3.x) by Strk(https://github.com/strk/mapnik/tree/2.3.x-pgraster) and merged recently. I am able to ...
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Extracting Cities, Towns and Villages boundary coordinates [closed]

How can I extract the polygon coordinates of cities,towns and villages from OpenStreetMap? Are there any other free databases available?
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Custom style a particular road using CartoCSS/TileMill/OSM

For a particular city, I want to make the label for its main street labeled as prominently as Motorways. i.e. although this road would normally only be labeled from about zoom level 15 and up, I would ...