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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Unable to install OSM Editor on ArcGIS 10.2.0?

Esri have provided installers of the ArcGIS Editor for OpenStreetMap for 10.2.1 and 10.2.2, but not for 10.2. How can I make it?
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Get invalid blocksize error when trying to generate a render base with osm2pgsql

I'm trying to generate a database with the osm2pgsql schema using the osm2pgsql application, with the command: osm2pgsql -H host -U user -P 5433 -W -d db -k -l -c -s file.pbf But when I'm running ...
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Proper method for labeling streets

Suppose we are getting a street map built from GPS records. That map would only have initially street segments (just the way Waze started), with no street names nor numbers (addresses). What would ...
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Convert meta tiles names to an x,y,z notation in OpenStreetMap

Using mod_tile/renderd to serve OpenStreetMap tiles, I would like to list all tiles already generated in the cache but with an z, x, y notation. Currently, I only get paths for my list of *.meta files ...
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Openlayers3 leaflet osm problem of displaying data

I'm a newbie in GIS world and recently built my own private osm tile server infrastructure that will be used in closed environment only and it works as a charm. I tested the server inserting Leaflet ...
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Simplifying Ways in OpenStreetMap Data

Is there a (current) best practice to simplify ways? I have found: https://github.com/podolsir/osmosis-simplifyways But besides not being alive, here (http://permalink.gmane.org/gmane.comp.gis....
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Openlayers 3 bad coordinates

I am using Openlayers 3. In order to open the map i use OpenStreetMap generated tiles. When i try to get coordinates using polyFeature.getGeometry().getCoordinates() it provides me bad coordinates , ...
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Where can I find geodata for the Russian терсон-мо or терсон-ате census units? Or: can osm_admin polygons be linked to those?

I'm looking to combine Russian census data with georeferenced polygons. This is for a research project looking into different aspects of mobility within the Republic of Саха (Sakha/Yakutsk), the ...
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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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OSM set up OpenLayer to connect to local TileServer

I just set up local tile server following these instructions https://switch2osm.org/serving-tiles/building-a-tile-server-from-packages/ and I want to deploy OpenLayer on local too, such that it ...
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Do Vector-tile file-names need zoom levels and if so, why?

I'm new to mapping and m looking to self-host some PBF-based vector tile files, mainly for a hybrid mobile app (Phonegap, HTML5, Openlayers or Mapbox-GL-JS). My question is, if I need to generate or ...
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What are the OSM 'class' cost settings for OSRM?

I'm looking to set up a routing system that will give distances based on network routes, rather than straight lines (ie. ST_Distance). To do this, I'd like to set up a pgRouting database where the ...
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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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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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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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AutoCAD to OSM, lossless

I'm trying to convert AutoCAD 3D data to OSM lossless, or close to lossless. So far, the only way I can see it's possible is to convert from AutoCAD to SVG to OSM, according to OSM's WiKi. Do ...
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OSM-based military map

Is there an openstreetmap based system that makes it possible to draw something like military symbols? It should be possible to draw frontline, zones of control, battle events, troops, vehicles and so ...
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OpenLayers - when zooming out OSM layer “slips” East

I have some code that displays an OpenLayers map composed of various layers (vectors, markers and features) on top of an OpenStreetMaps basemap. Everything worked fine until some months back. ...
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QGIS “transform error” after downloading from OpenStreetMap

Beginner's question. I am working on this tutorial: http://www.qgis.org/en/docs/training_manual/vector_analysis/basic_analysis.html After selecting WGS84 UTM zone 34S in Project Properties, I receive ...
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How can I combine addr:* tags in JOSM to create the addr:full tag?

I have about 400 addresses that I need to update in OSM. They have already been conflated using Josh Doe's Conflation plugin, http://wiki.openstreetmap.org/wiki/JOSM/Plugins/Conflation, which my ...
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Can I use Map Quest/ Open Street map to get the local names?

I am using the reverse geocoding service provided by Map Quest. For a sample coordinate of N 53.27, E 8.123333, I receive the state of "Lower Saxony". According to Wikipedia, and a user of my service, ...
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Tools to calculate routing distance

I'm working to a web application, and I need to calculate the routing distance (not the distance "as the crow flies") between a starting address and several final addresses. I don't need to render the ...
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Styling/Selecting based on a hstore column in TileMill?

I have added an OpenStreetMap dump file to PostGIS using osm2pgsql --hstore (and the default osm2pgsql style file). I have added and opened up this to TileMill. Is there anyway to style the map based ...
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Clear markers from OSM map with openlayers

I have a bunch of Point data that refreshes every few minutes. To render these points, I have created the markers as OpenLayers.Feature.Vector Objects and added them to my Vector layer. The layer gets ...
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osm_id in a shapefile vs. the uid and id attributes in an OSM file

I'm parsing an OSM file using the Python package osmread. The entities parsed have the following attributes id, version, changeset, timestamp, uid, and tags. On the other hand, I have a shapefile, ...
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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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r openproj to plot in open street map in a different projection

I am very new to geographic data, so I am sorry for the stupidity of the question. I need to plot some data that are in this projection EUREF_FIN_TM35FIN Projection: Transverse_Mercator ...
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How to get the linestring of a way in postgis with pg_snapshot schema

I have loaded some data from openstreetmap using osmosis and its pg_snapshot schema. This results in a table wayswhich contains a list of nodesreferenced by their ids: select w.nodes from ways as w ...
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Offline usage of OpenStreetMap or alternatives

I'm planning to implement an offline map solution for windows phone using open street maps. To achieve this, would I need to download complete OSM database first and than use it? Or is possible to ...
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Way to add 1km x 1km UTM grid onto online map service

Is there any exist services or way to add 1km x 1km UTM grid onto online map service such as Google Maps or OpenStreetMap?
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How to query osm data served by geoserver?

We have a specific point and would like to count all features in a circular area with center at that specific point. The data is: - Stored in a shapefile layer created in QGIS - Served by geoserver - ...
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slow import via osm2pgsql to postgresql database

I try to import berlin.osm (33Mb) into the postgres database 9.1 via osm2pgsql. My desktop is mem 2Gb,proc 2Ghz,hdd 60Gb, RHEL6u2x64. This process is so slowly in particular when I'm going over ...
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How to adjust the difference between the coordinate from OpenStreetMap and Google Maps

I have downloaded the OSM from OpenStreeMap that came with all nodes from the map and their respective coordinates. Now I have to plot a node (latitude and longitude) on Google Maps, but all ...
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creating vector layer from OSM file using OpenLayers

Using OpenLayers, I am creating a vector layer over a map. This vector layer is created from an OSM xml file. My purpose is to do some experiments in Prolog with this data, for example, querying the ...
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how to create Multiple layers? [closed]

I'd like to create multiple layers for asset management using openlayers, could anybody help?
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How to quickly show areas on a map (with openstreetmap?)

yesterday I wanted to quickly indicate some areas (lat/lon rectangles) on a map, like openstreetmap. And I couldn't figure out how to do it. Any suggestions? It doesn't have to be interactive, just a ...
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OSM - tiles and .osm file

I'm working on mobile app and I want to use OSM as its free solution. Whats the purpose of application? User is geotargeted and the map like this: http://mc.bbbike.org/mc/ appears. No POI, buildings ...
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Convert .osm to .shp file with .NET

I am looking for some free dotNET libraries which can be used to convert an OpenStreet .osm file to .shp shape file. I did google, but mostly found either .exe files, or non.NET files. Can you point ...
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Update driving way speed in open trip planner and how to [easily] obtain the needed ids?

I'm trying to update the driving way speed limits in OTP. I have seen how opentraffic data graph updater does it, and I have created a custom one that reads from a very simple Json (just the 4 ...
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Updating OSM data

I'm trying to keep my OSM PostGIS data up to date by reading this tutorial http://wiki.openstreetmap.org/wiki/Minutely_Mapnik The time periods are minute, hour and day, but I think a daily update is ...
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All OSM points/polygons with address string

How do you list all the polygons and points in qGIS in such way their full address shows up. My understanding is that an address is always constructed by looking at the 'building's or POI's adjacent ...
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OSMBuildings building:levels are not working

I am integrating Leaflet with OSMBuildings and i am using Classic 2.5D. Everything is working and it is showing 3D building on 2D Map, But The Building levels are not working (I am gone through this ...
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Delete tags from planet.osm with osm2pgsql and minimize size of database

I want to import into PostGIS the whole planet but I am interested for certain tags. Specifically I am not interested in nodes, ways and areas which are related with the land. Below is a small part ...
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Getting closest point on road to point in Google Maps using Python?

I need to find the closest point on a road to a external point. I need to do it without downloading the data (I don't know if this is possible in Google Maps) nor using PostgreSQL. I know some Python ...
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Converting SpatialLite.Core.API.IGeometry to GeoAPI.Geometries.IGeometry

I have an in-house .NET library which processes geometry data in GeoAPI form (https://github.com/NetTopologySuite/GeoAPI). Within this library I have a method which I need to call which is expecting a ...
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Python code to import OSM data in QGIS

I am trying to automize the workflow: import osm data and select by a special tag. I have to do this steps a lot of time with different parameters and updated data. A Solution could be a python ...
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How to overlay Image to openstreetmap using leaflet.js

I want to overlay a wide range satellite image onto openstreetmap using leaflet.js. The satellite image is in Equidistant Cylindrical Projection. This is how I initiate the layer. L.imageOverlay(...
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OSM server tiles and Overpass API

I'm a beginner in Openstreetmap, and I have some questions I didn't find answer yet. I created my own server tile through this tutorial: https://switch2osm.org/serving-tiles/manually-building-a-tile-...
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Downloading entire OSM world dataset and import into MS SQL

I am trying to download the entire dataset of OSM and placing into a MS SQL Database. Does anyone have any ideas of how to go about that?
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SAXParseException in OSM2PO

I am getting the following error message when trying to utilise an osm pbf from the Geofabrik (latest Europe file): org.xml.sax.SAXParseException; lineNumber: 1; columnNumber: 1; Content is not ...