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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OSM Place Search in QGIS not working anymore?

We've used OSM Place Search plugin daily with QGIS 2.2, 2.6 and 2.8 and it's been great. However, it stopped working last week for myself and several other inter-office users. We enter search text, ...
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Offline Playback of Vehicle in OpenStreetMap

How to do offline playback of routes traveled by a vehicle using postgis in OpenStreetMap when the coordinates are given in JSON format? I am getting gps data from gps device in json format but it ...
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Using OSM for routes?

Does anyone have any tutorial, link, video etc on how I can use Open Street Map for routes? I know google maps and saw that I can easily do that. But this application will have an internal module and ...
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Enlisting all OpenStreetMap (OSM) street names for General Transit Feed Specification (GTFS) routes?

I have exported OpenStreetMap (OSM) data of a city to my local postgresql db using osm2pgsql. I would like to add the General Transit Feed Specification (GTFS) routes information (say bus routes) ...
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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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Overpass-API Ability to download the nodes and ways that intersect the ways of one relation

i am trying to do a query that will detect if a node or way that is included in a relation is also referenced by other ways,nodes or relations. Not sure if this is possbile, i had tried to do this ...
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Installing ArcGIS Editor 10.2 for OSM?

I want to use OSM data to make network dataset in ArcGIS 10.2. However, this is not installed successfully. It keeps telling me I don't have ArcGIS 10.2 that is exactly what I am using now. I think ...
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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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Can you help me create network datasets from OSM data in qgis?

I am having a difficulty to use network analysis in ArcGIS because of unavailable network datasets. So, I googled it and realized that it is possible by using OpenStreetMap. However I don't know how ...
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Render all roads with an equal width in Mapnik

Is there any easy way to render all roads and paths with an equal width in Mapnik? In the rendition below, all lines have the same line width, but since many of the bigger roads have many lanes or ...
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OpenStreetMap Style Editor besides Mapbox TileMill and CloudMade

I'm looking for an online OSM style editor that lets me style OSM ways and nodes by tags. I know CloudMade's editor is no longer available, and Mapbox's does this but has zoom level rendering limits ...
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How do I distinguish freeway onramps from offramps?

Freeway entrances and exits are tagged as highway=motorway_link. However, for some analysis I'm doing, I need to distinguish between entrances ("on ramps") and exits ("off ramps"). Is there an ...
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Mapping Points to streets

I am new to the GIS-World and just learned a couple of tools. Now I want to start with my actual project, but since i don't have a overall understanding I would have to hear your opinions about the ...
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QGIS spatialite db errors

I recently upgraded QGIS by building QGIS 2.11 from source against GDAL 2.0 on my Ubuntu 14.04 system. After a few teething troubles I got it to compile using QT creator. I now find that I can't open ...
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Custom Styling OpenStreetMap without needing to host it yourself

I know it's possible to edit the way in which OpenStreetMap display, with CSS-like (like MapCSS) stylesheets. Is possible to do this without having to host your own tile server?
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My Own Map server, Making my maps look like Mapbox streets or Skobbler

I want to make my own map server However, I need to find the right style The OSM style is pretty ugly, I really like the Skobbler maps http://maps.skobbler.com/ or Mapbox streets I basically want to ...
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How to get all gps points on a road from osm data?

I'm trying to extract gps points on roads in a region. For each road, I need a gps point on that road every 10 meters. I'm aware that Google Map API offer such way points, but due to the ...
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Why do I only get a blue background with TileMill and OpenStreetMap?

I use OpenStreetMap Carto in Tilemill in order to export mbtiles for a small town. I managed to setup everything according to the installation guide. However, when I open the OpenStreetMap Carto ...
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How to get boundaries of city? [closed]

is there any api to get bounds of city. What i want is i give city name and in return i get that city boundaries. I have searched google maps, arcgis and OpenStreetMap but didnt found any ...
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Create my own navigation/routing system [closed]

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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show some data on a map by OpenStreetMap from C# VS2013 [closed]

I am very new to Open Street Map. I have some data that need to be shown on a map by Open Street Map from C# VS2013. It can be WPF or windows forms. The data is about some statistics results by ...
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Creating my own map server - with Road speed and Reverse geo coding - using OSM data

Currently I'm using a few services for mapping/reverse Geo coding/road speeds 1 open.mapquestapi.com/geocoding - revese geo coding (usually street name) 2 api.geonames.org - get POI name (e.g. ...
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OpenStreetMap roads vs lines

I imported OpenStreetMap data of Karlsruhe to PostGis using osm2pgsql. This creates 4 table, one names planet_osm_roads. Sadly this table does only contains major streets. Smaller streets can be found ...
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Convert moving duration into routes

Which algorithm, that is based on open Street map takes the current GPS position, a duration and an average speed or way of transport(by foot, by bike or by car) and outputs possible routes, that ...
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US Tiger or Open Street Map Route Data: One Way Street & Intersection Data

We're building a U.S. street routing application (finding paths for cars between two or more locations using public roads) and would like to use open source data US Tiger Data or Open Street Map or ...
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How to get travel time and link used from osm2po http service

I used osm2po to get shortest paths but I would like to get travel time and osm links ids used in the path. Is it possible? Here is the osm2po service url format I use (this is an example): ...
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What error am I doing when rendering OpenStreetMap roads and buildings in Minecraft?

I'm trying to create a Minecraft map of the Ernst Reuter Platz in Berlin. For this purpose, I'm using OpenStreetMap data. This is what the place looks like on a 2D map: When I render the roads and ...
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How to get id of admin regions in Norway in OpenStreetMap?

I need to get the id of the relations that are administrative (boundary: administrative) that have admin_level equal to 7 in Norway. Is there any way to get them?
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OpenLayers plugin for QGis problem with maps loading

I am new in GIS. I use QGis 2.0.1 with OpenLayers plugin downloaded from official repository. When I click to Add OpenStreetMap layer the map is not showing and load process is neverending. What is ...
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Pedestrian Routing using pgRouting

I'm new to pgRouting and I want to implement a pedestrian routing system. I've already implemented a routing system using pgRouting, PostGIS, GeoServer, OSM data and Open Layers 3 and it uses dijkstra ...
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QGIS import osm data via OSM-plugin and sqlite does not only import selected tags

I have the following problem: I want to use the OSM plugin to import data from a sqlite database that contains OSM data. In the 'Export OSM topolgy to spatialite' dialog I choose the database file and ...
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Get the altitude for a given geo location with online OpenStreetmap

Is there a simple way to get the altitude for a given geo location? I would like to add a link to our gluon node form, that links to a place, where I can easily retreive the altitude above NHN or ...
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Adding bike infrastructure data to OpenStreetMap? [closed]

Is there a best practices guide for adding bike infrastructure data to OSM? Not simply how to add a bike path, but a list of best practices for actually fleshing out sometimes disjointed bike ...
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How to manipulate OpenStreetMap schema to be useful in ArcGIS applications?

I have a shapefile of OSM data. I plan to use the data for an ArcGIS Engine application, and I was wondering if there are any existing solutions to getting the data's schema into your typical GIS ...
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How to plot a list of points on Overpass turbo (OpenStreeMap)

I am using overpass turbo web http://overpass-turbo.eu/# after typing in [out:csv(::lat,::lon;false)]; relation(2081626);>;out; I get already a list of coordinates, under "data" tab 48.0786156 ...
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QGIS: how to set transparency for OSM tiles layer?

I'm using QGIS 2.8.3-Wien in an Ubuntu14. My problem is the following: I'm using the OpenStreetMap tiles to draw maps of some specific regions. The problem is that, for some urban/rural regions, ...
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How to order points on a road linestring to follow the road

So I'm using a osm2pgsql schema. When I get a road, the points in the linestring don't have an order, so when I try to draw the road, it won't follow the road but will be a bunch of lines. Do I have ...
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osm2pgsql vs imposm rendering performance

Is there any difference in rendering performance between using a osm2pgsql vs imposm imported PostGIS DB in Mapnik? Or asking it differently, is there any downside of using imposm if I only want to ...
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Open layer 3 (3.8.2) How to set a blank Basemap?

I want to add a blank (empty) base map option to the set of radio button . here is how a part of my code looks. // MapQuest streets new ol.layer.Tile({ title: 'Street Map', group: ...
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osm2pgsql: database “gis” does not exist

I am currently attempting to use OSM Bright to quickly style some OSM data, so I can export tiles without spending hours writing Carto in TileMill. This is my first time using osm2pgsql to import OSM ...
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OSM Building as Multipolygon not rendering as building

I have been working to improve OpenStreetMap data in my local area and I've found something that I think is a problem but I can't figure out how to fix it. The basic problem is that the Jefferson ...
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How can I get OSM data in QGIS in a way that shows the nodes of roads intersecting as it would in JOSM?

By using OSM data in QGIS, how can I show the nodes that are at the intersection of two roads? This is useful, because how will I know by just looking at the downloaded data from OSM into QGIS that ...
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Openstreetmap-carto style with Tilemill - unknown black line in streets

I was hoping someone experienced this problem in the past, I am at a loss as to what would be causing it. There is an unknown black line in the center of about 80% streets. I have been adjusting ...
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Alternative approach for loading osm2pgsql data

I am slowly going insane trying to successfully complete an OSM data import and I would like to find an alternative approach. What I'm attempting is frustratingly simple yet fails repeatedly. ...
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How to install OSM .pbf support in GDAL on Debian?

I'm trying to use Anita Graser's post on loading OSM data from .PBF files into a SQLite .db file using ogr2ogr but it stopped working. I'm trying to run the following command: ogr2ogr -f "SQLite" ...
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Extracting country specific data from planet openstreetmap big file

I am trying to obtain few old osm dataset of few specific countries/regions to see subsequent changes till now. I am using planet osm files which I think is the only source of old osm archieves. But ...
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Tilemill styling with openstreetmap data - labeling boundaries

I have UK county boundaries (boundary=ceremonial) and want to give them labels that periodically run along the boundaries on the inside of the county. Just like polygon shapes do - eg, you can give a ...
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How can a get OSM data in QGIS in a way that shows the direction of a road as it would in JOSM?

I am trying to download OSM data into QGIS in a way that is as close as possible to what it looks like in JOSM. I am doing a visual comparison between OSM data and satellite images. One of the things ...
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Combine two parallel lines to one with postgis

In OpenStreetMap, a highway=motorway consists out of two parallel lines, each representing one direction: On a professional map the two lanes get combined to one single line and drawn with a middle ...
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scaling of results: the comparing of osm-files for a few days - a statistical approach

i am pretty new to Geographic-information Systems. i am interested in gathering information on schools Some days before i have heard that it is interesting to have a closer look at the taginfo-site ...