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 import XML data into arcgis desktop

I have an XML document originated from this site. It contains location and data for restaurants and bars. How can I import those locations theirs data and meta-data to arcmap? I am still relatively ...
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How to switch the region of an osm tile-server PROPERLY & how to reset update mechanism

can anyone help me? Thanks to this switch2osm manual I have been able to set up and run a tile server on my old machine for testing purposes. Up to some weeks ago it served custom mapnik-osm-style ...
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Understanding the difference between coordinates projection in OSM and Google Maps

I'm looking at the coordinate differences between Google Maps and OSM. I'm a noob in the technicality behind GIS. Having read: EPSG 3857 or 4326 for GoogleMaps, OpenStreetMap and Leaflet How to ...
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How to make interactive OpenStreetMap layers in TileMill?

If I'm reading the UTFGrid spec right, you can only have 65,501 different interactive features. Or more precisely, every feature needs a unique ID in the range 0-65501. TileMill uses UTFGrid for its ...
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Is it possible to display filtered results on OpenStreetMap?

is it possible to goto www.openstreetmap.org and do a search for a place like Auckland (New Zealand) or Melbourne (Australia) -but- only show Cities or Neighbourhoods or Suburbs? I understand that ...
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Maritime route prediction avoiding land masses

I am working on a project where the following functions have to be implemented: Predicting the locations of the ships (in maritime environment) at a future time. (Can be done with Kalman filter, IMM ...
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how to apply a canvas 'grid' to leaflet without curvature

I'm trying to create a grid of tiles in canvas to represent some data the original data comes with UK OSEAST1m and OSNORTH1m, i'm the grouping the data up into aggregates of, say 40km (as per the ...
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How to import osm.pbf file into database with Python Imposm

I want to import a .osm.pbf file with the Python library Imposm. Currently my work flow is the following: import requests import os city_name = 'santiago_chile.osm.pbf' url = ...
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Using custom styles with Mapnik

I'm setting up a custom tile server using OpenstreetMaps and Mapnik. I've been able to successfully setup the server and serve tiles using it. I'm using the OSM-Bright style right now. I would like ...
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Apache2 is missing conf.d file

I am following this tutorial about how to create my own tiles and got stuck on slide 20. I am trying to tell my web server about my mod_tile installation. However the folder /etc/apache2 doesn't have ...
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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 do calculate nearest point in earth map with coords

I am having trouble calculating nearest point for another point with earth coordinates. I am particularly interested in calculating the intersection of linestring vector with earth coordinates. I'm ...
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Connectivity Issue in Road Network - Error Graphic Pick 1

I have read around 6 various forums posts and still could not figure out where I was making the mistake so please help me. I have downloaded the OSM shape file and and have clipped a pretty large ...
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Vector Mapping for iOS?

Are there any vector map data providers with API's, that i can use to build my app on iOS natively (not on a webview). Specifically im looking for: For a library/framework that uses existing map ...
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Openlayers Vector Layer Polygons not displaying properly with OSM

I have an Openlayers map displaying Acetate tiles in OSM, and I'm drawing polygon regions on a vector layer to represent the countries of the world. This works fine for the most part, however, there ...
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Display different symbols in OSMAnd/GPX

I am writing data out to a GPX file (with Python code). A waypoint looks like so: <wpt lat="45.811000000000000" lon="-105.021100000000000"> <name>Some Project</name> ...
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How do I get a set of lat/lon points into OSMAND?

I have a lat/lon points that I want to get into OSMAnd. What format do I need to put this in?
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ArcGIS OSMLoader arcpy .encode error

I am trying to load a geofabrick .bz2 file into a file geodatabase using the OSM Simple Loader tool from http://arcscripts.esri.com/details.asp?dbid=15137 However it fails each time at this line: ...
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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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How do I query in natural=strait from OSM databse?

I'm trying to query in straits, fjords, and bays from a PostGIS Openstreemap database. The straits I'm looking for are tagged natural=bay, natural=strait, and natural=fjord. I used the following ...
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OpenStreetMap or Google Map Maker: where should I donate and volunteer my geographical knowledge?

I definitely know a lot about the places I visit and want to share it with everyone. I want to know if donating and volunteering at OpenStreetMap—which is where I have been helping—is a waste of time: ...
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OSM to pgRouting -missing attributes

we are trying routing with pgrouting for our project but we noticed that NOT all the attributes we had in the row OSM data are in our database after we imported the data. we have checked in the ...
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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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Libraries to render vector-based maps in the browser

Is there a open source JavaScript library like leaflet or openlayer which can be used in a web or mobile application and loads vector-based maps instead of images? I only need the road information and ...
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Projection issue in gwp-openlayers

We are trying to display wms laying that uses EPSP 4326 using gwt-openlayers. Here is a sample of its url: ...
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A format for saving an OpenStreetMap with overlaid points and lines

In one of my simulations I need to export following data: OpenStreetMap of a certain region (OpenStreetMap centered at a particular point and with a particular zoom level) Lines, representing the ...
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How can I make an OSM map without icons and labels?

I want to create a web application that include Open Street Map . I use OpenLayers library to create map , but now I want to create map without icons like hospitals,coffeshop and other icons. This ...
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PDF Print in QGIS 2.8 using OSM layer comes out with very small labels [duplicate]

I am working on QGIS 2.8 using the OSM plugin. I've prepared a map with a layer I drew and the OSM layer behind it. In design view it looks great, with good label size, but when I print it to PDF the ...
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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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Geocoding using OSM data

I'm working on a geocoding project using the plugin in MMQGIS QGis, and I want to use OpenStreetMap data in this project. I have already downloaded the data of my country and I converted to .CSV ...
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Difference between 2 projections?

I have osm.xml file where projection is defined as follows: Map background-color="grey" srs="&srs900913;" minimum-version="2.0.0"> n settings.xml file projection is also set there as: <!ENTITY ...
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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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Using OpenLayers example in OpenStreetMap Wiki?

I'm trying to work my way through this wiki page to add OSM into a OpenLayers map I am working on, however I cannot even get the first example to work. I have downloaded OpenLayers V3, copied the ...
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How to obtain road classification type at a point via nominatim?

This is my first time posting here so please forgive me if i ask a trivial question. Is there a way of obtaining the type of road an object is settled in from a request via nominatim? (i have the ...
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Is there service for exporting georeferenced OpenStreetMap (OSM) maps in GeoTiff format?

Is there a service available for exporting georeferenced OpenStreetMap (OSM) maps in the GeoTiff format?
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Create an interactive map in java with shapefiles [closed]

How can I Create an interactive map in Netbeans by using a shape file of world map? Which of below options are suitable? OpenLayers, OpenStreepMap, GeoServer and WMP? How can them help me? Thank you. ...
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Creating drive time polygons using open source tools

Is anyone using open source tools and/or data to generate drive time polygons that radiate out from a given location? For example, I have used ESRI products like Network Analyst and Business Analyst ...
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Create my own navigation/routing system

I'm studding AI course and I need to create a routing or navigation program. I live in Barcelona and first at all I need Barcelona's street network data. I have found it here ...
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Search only all the nodes that have tags

I'm trying to execute queries in Overpass Turbo looking for only nodes that contain a tag definition, for example i'm running a query like this: <osm-script output="json"> <query ...
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Generate tiles with stereographic projection

I am developing a web application that shows some information to the user on a map. The application is not connected to the internet, so for the first protoype I generated some map tiles using ...
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Convert from WGS84 to Google Mercator

I want to convert longitude and latitude coordinates from WSG84 to Google Mercator. The following code-samples show my coordinates in a KML/KMZ file and where I need the coordinates in the javascript ...
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OSM - OpenLayers 3 image layer problem

I am currently having a problem with my image on OSM via OpenLayers. I can present my Image on the right spot (nearly exactly there where i want it). The problem is, while zooming in or out, the ...
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Emergency Dept. Distance OSM roads Network Analyst

I have a shapefile that is all of the roads in the Republic of Ireland, I have downloaded this from OSM. I have then created a new point shapefile with a point for every emergency department in ...
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osm2po cycle routes

I'd like to use osm2po for a little bike routing planner. Is there a way I can mark those edges that are part of some national, regional or local bike network? It would be nice to give them a higher ...
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How to Add OSM Layer to QGIS

How can i add OSM layer in QGIS? The help says there is an OSM plugin i can use. But i don't see it the list of plugins. Or maybe there is a WMS URL for OSM i can use? QGIS version ...
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Converting from Lat/Lon (WGS84) to Mercator (UTM)

i am trying to render a map with Mapnik via Python. Therefore I first created a style file (as XML) and my code looks so far: m = mapnik.Map(400, 400) style = 'osm.xml' mapnik.load_map(m, style) box ...
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Getting only points when importing from OSM to Postgresql

This is my very first time working with OpenStreetMap data so feel free to tell me if I am forgetting important information. I am trying to import some data from OpenStreetMap into PostGreSQL. I ...
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Is it possible to render map tiles with a Nominatim PostGIS db?

I've imported a OSM database using Nominatim's setup.php. It's possibile to use some software to render the tiles using that database, or I have to re-import in a different DB for Mapnik et similia? ...
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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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OpenStreetMap - only administrative regions [duplicate]

I'd need to display a map that shows only administrative regions level 1 for whole world. Is this doable with OpenStreetMap? I don't want any other data like roads, topology or similar to bi visible - ...