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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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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How to import polygons from OSM to QGIS?

I am trying to import Polygons from OSM to QGIS 2.0, but so far I have no idea how to do that. E. g.: Kisterseg auf Tatabanya in HU: http://www.openstreetmap.org/?relation=1027806 Is there any fast ...
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Custom Overpass Query in QGIS 2.0

QGIS 2.0 uses overpass to query osm data. I want to make customized queries like only buildings or only roads or both. And i only want the geometry so i'll go for skel mode in overpass. I may also ...
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Manually building a tile server

I use this instruction http://switch2osm.org/serving-tiles/manually-building-a-tile-server-12-04/ I have the problem on the step "Starting your tileserver" sudo mkdir /var/run/renderd sudo chown ...
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JOSM plugin not working

I have been trying to use a PicLayer plugin in the JOSM editor, however after installing the plugin it would never appear in the top menu next to Windows, Audio, Help dropdowns (at least that's where ...
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Download OSM data using “ArcGis Editor for OSM”

My actions: 1) Add Basemap -> OpenStreetMap 2) zoom to area (in this area about 300 nodes) 3) OpenStreetMap Toolbox -> PostgreSQL Download, Extract and Symbolize Tools -> Download, Extract and ...
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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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How to find out whether a photo is geotagged or not?

I use a android app called OSMTracker. This app records the GPS track and can take pictures and notes. Using JOSM software, the photos are shown exactly at their coordinates (location) but i cannot ...
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Full instruction for download OSM data in Ubuntu 12.04 LTC

Is there instruction for: 1) install software 2) download OSM data in Postgis database 3) set styles 4) generate tiles 5) initilaze MapProxy (all in OS Linux) 6) View map (generated tiles) ...
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Can leaflet read OSM xml format?

I want something similar to OpenLayers.Format.OSM for leaflet. i know how to use a geojson file and i have found support for GPX and WFS in plugins, but not for OSM. Simply saying i want to make this ...
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osm2po Java API documentation

I would like to get started writing a custom TagResolver, and I'm fairly unexperienced in Java. Is there a osm2po Java API reference somewhere for the 'Default' classes (DefaultJoinInterceptor, ...
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Mapnik Initialization does not work

I create geodatabase "training" sudo su su postgres createdb -E UTF8 template_postgis2 createlang -d template_postgis2 plpgsql psql -d postgres -c "UPDATE pg_database SET datistemplate='true' WHERE ...
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Unable to download osm2po from the original site

I've been trying to download the osm2po tool, in order to import the openstreetmap data into postgis database, from the original site and is impossible for me. All links I find in the page are cyclic, ...
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Find and destroy duplicate OSM multipolygon/polygons in TileMill/PostGIS

In OpenStreetMap there are sometimes multipolygons where attributes are present on both the polygon and the multipolygon relation, such as the Grampians National Park: ...
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Tile server with dynamic mapnik rendering, caching, and pre-emptive rendering

I've been making some pretty (but computationally expensive) tiles with TileMill and I'd like to serve them up. First, I served them straight from TileMill. Every tile gets rendered dynamically, ...
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Does anyone display OpenStreetMap through MapServer, ArcGIS for Server or Geoserver?

I use Windows OS. The data (OpenStreetMap) are stored in a postgres/postgis database. How do I display this data correctly? Update: Now I use: geoserver-2.3.5.exe, ...
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Is there any sld styles for OpenStreetMap in ArcGis 10.1?

I want to display OpenStreetMap any possible way. 1) This map must be similar to the official OpenStreetMap. 2) Also I must cache data. So I need the WMTS protocol. This is vital. I can not use ...
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Where download sld styles for OpenStreetMap for GeoServer?

I display OpenStreetMap with some sld styles. This map is not the same OSM. I want that this map is equal OSM map. I use geoserver 2.3.5 Does anyone display OSM through MapServer, ArcGisServer ...
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Can TileMill be used to create Paper Map from OpenStreetMap source?

I would like to know which software is the best for making paper map from osm source. Is tileMill good for that ?
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OpenStreetMap is more technical than many people think [closed]

I have been asked to write an article on the above topic. I am writing on Quasi topological data format Incompatibility with OGC standards (WMS vs mapnik, WFS vs overpass, SLD vs mapcss) Closed ...
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OpenStreetMap layer in OSMGeoAdmin reverse coordinates

In my django application I have a map displayed when I'm in the admin thanks to the class OSMGeoAdmin (from django.contrib.gis.admin) the only problem is that this map kind of reverse the GPS ...
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Are there any js libraries for reading OSH data?

I want to do time based mapping on openstreetmap data in the Kathmandu, Nepal area. I think i have two options Using OpenStreetMap Change files (OSC) Using OpenStreetmap History files (OSH) I have ...
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Satellite/Aerial Imagery for Nepal for mapping in OpenStreetMap

I was trying to map places in Nepal using satellite imagery but there is no high resolution imagery available at zoom level 15-16 . I was looking to map places like Illam, Dhankuta. Is there a free ...
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Is there any instructions to download OSM in postgres database?

Is there any instructions to download OSM in postgres database? I use geosuite (geoserver, postgres, postgis). I'd like to download USA and Russia (1-12 levels). I also want to download sld styles. ...
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How can OpenLayers WFS-T request be used to work with OSM editing API?

WFS-T sends a xml post request to server and OSM api also requires xml post request. But the syntax of the request are different. I am a heavy mapper, and develop app using OSM data. This is for ...
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Edit imported osm maps on GeoServer with iD or Potlatch 2

I have installed geoserver on Ubuntu and imported osm map data into it. Now I want to attach a map editor(iD or potlatch 2) to this suite to edit maps but I have not a clue. Any help or ...
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OSM linestring shown as point

I have loaded the following file http://openstreetmapdata.com/data/coastlines to postgreSQL. In visual studio with gdal/ogr and geos enabled: SELECT geom FROM waterpoly WHERE geom IS NOT NULL LIMIT ...
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osm2pgsql loses connection at end of import for large PBF, north-america-latest.osm.pbf

I just wanted to check and see if anybody else out there encountered this issue before I started diving into the code. I'm using osm2pgsql to import OSM data into my Postgres database. I encounter the ...
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Editing OSM file

I have offline map data of type osm.bz2 (about 500 MB) and I'd like to edit it. I've tried it in JOSM this way: java.exe -jar -Xmx4g josm-tested.jar when I open the file there, it shows loading ...
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How to convert OSM polyline data to polygons?

I just now downloaded OSM data .I am having the data as polylines. I want that polylines as polygons is it possible in Qgis?below I also posted the screen shot of the polyline also.
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Running Maperitive on a Mac

Really basic question, but I need details and help running Maperitive from my mac. I've tried launching it from the terminal and tried running it through WineBottler. If anyone has experience with ...
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Create a path following a road, interpolating from a set of points

I have several hundred vehicular routes within a city from which I wish to create shapefiles. These take the form of directions such as "From Green Street, turn left into Brown Street, Right into ...
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Openstreetmaps API

I want to get few results from Openstreetmaps data. Such as I will submit a city/postal code and in return I want to get all street name within the city/postal code. This can easily done by full OSM ...
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Load geographical data administrative boundaries for Europe by levels

How can I load all administrative boundaries by levels for Europe in coordinates? I need .osm dates,but not all data inside Europe,just administrative boundaries. I import .osm for Europe in postgis ...
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Formatting OSM Data For Use in ESRI Address Locator

I've been given the task of researching the possibility of setting up an ArcGIS Geocoding Service that can work with OSM data. I am aware of Nominatim, but since these service(s) will be running on ...
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How to use OpenLayers OSM-Layer with degrees instead of meters?

I have an OSM-Layer as a base layer. When I create a vector I have to define the coordinates in meter. Is there a way to use degrees right a way without reprojecting them beforehand to meters? var p0 ...
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View Waypoints in OSM

I have a GPX file with my waypoints. <?xml version="1.0" encoding="UTF-8"?> <gpx version="1.0"> <name>My Favorites</name> <wpt lat="-26.7183013" ...
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OSM personal points of interest

I use OpenStreetMap along with OSMand on my mobile device. I have personal points of interest on my map that I do not want to upload to the community. Currently I use Favorites in OSMand to save ...
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Extracting data with osmosis

I downloaded planet-latest.osm.bz2 file. Then tried to extract data using the following command. osmosis --read-xml enableDateParsing=no file=J:\planet-latest.osm\planet-latest.osm.bz2 ...
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What is default unit of st_length in pgrouting for osm shapefiles?

I am using st_length to find the distance between two nodes on a way. What is the default unit of the distance returned. I am using data from openstreetmap shapefiles
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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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Can't compile OSM data, how can I repair the error?

I downloaded an OSM XML file from metro.teczno.com (Chicago) and when attempting to compile it with Python graphserver (using RTree and spatialindex 1.8.1) and its gs_osmdb_compile script, it ...
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Is there an OpenLayers event when reaching bounds?

I have an app using OpenLayers and OpenStreetMap tiles. There are more zoom levels for the capital and less zoom levels for the entire country. Let's say the user is in the capital, in his car, in ...
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Is it possible to redesign OpenStreetMaps tiles?

We have an application working with open layers and are using open street maps for the map tiles However they don't look great Is there anyway to style these maps? I read something about Mapbox but ...
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Mapquest in Qgis, why the blur?

I'm trying to do a simple map in Qgis using mapquest has background. I have read that and followed the scale values but even while using those, I get some bad blur on my map. I can't figure out to do ...
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What is gid in OpenStreetMap data model?

I'm using an old code written by an ex-fellow and I wonder what is GID in OSM? The gid is basically used everywhere. The project uses PostGIS and PgRouting. Any pointers to that? I know this is a ...
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PGROuting 2 : Getting nearest node to a given point (with lat - long given)

I have a point whose latitude and longitude (only) are known, and a table of nodes with their geom. I want to find the closest node in the table to the given point. I think I can achieve this with ...
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Set selection in mod_tile

is it posible to set a selection which is allowed to render by mod_tiles? I only need tiles of a special selection like one country or a defined bbox.
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GDAL 1.10 ogr2ogr OSM “Unable to open datasource”

I have a problem with ogr2ogr and osm file. I install from source (on Ubuntu 12.04.2 LTS) newest GDAL libary and OGR still can't read osm files. gdal-config --version 1.10.0 ogr2ogr --version GDAL ...
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Set GeoServer to access a Postgresql database, Simple or Snapshot schema, populated by Osmosis

I have a postgresql database which I keep updated using Osmosis. Osmosis can write to two different database schemas, named Simple and Snapshot. There are not that much different from the database ...