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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Download only country and city data from OSM

I want to download a list of all countries on this planet from OSM. Also, for selected countries, I would like to have states and cities. How can this easily be achieved? There must be an easier way ...
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Osm2pgsql crashed on import. Can I continue with what has been imported so far?

I recently imported the osm planet file using osm2pgsql. The process crashed (hung my whole box) when creating the geometry indices and other indices on the tables. Scouring through the source code, ...
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Convert OSM File to get addresses using Osm2pgsql

I am working to covert OSM File to get all building's informations in the city. I am using osm2pgsql package to transform the data. Now I am confused as I have 5 tables : - planet_osm_point ...
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how to easily serve vector layer with extra attributes for openlayers

On a website I'd like to show an openstreetmap with buildings colored by a certain feature (tag). So far I was able to extract the buildings for a bounding box, save them as an osm file and load it ...
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Is there a good qml or sld file available for QGIS + Openstreetmap data?

I'm looking for a qml file (or equivalent e.g. sld) to allow me to use QGIS to take Openstreetmap data and produce paper maps. I'm re-asking this question (it was asked once or twice over a couple of ...
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why my tile rendered and Httpd(mod_tile) server not communicating?

it's been weeks since i have been trying to build my own openstreet maps tile server after following dozens tutorials i have been able to install renderd and mod_tile and i have successfully uploaded ...
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Download Airports from OSM

Is there any way to download all airports in Europe from OSM? What I'm looking for is the Airport perimeter, (lines or polygons, dosn't matter) I know that I could download all Europe, and then ...
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How to select features in OpenStreetMap

I'm using OSM (online) with OpenLayers to show my map (I don't have a mapserver) but when I do this: map = new OpenLayers.Map( 'map', {numZoomLevels: 7, units:"km", minZoomLevel: "10" } ); ...
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How do I query highways with overpass turbo?

I want to use overpass to show major highways for a US city. How can I query that from overpass turbo? I tried the following code here and it returns tons of dots. I really want only lines showing ...
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What format comes out when you export from OSM

I am trying to export this osm output (and then convert it into geojson). I click export and get a file called "map." What format is this file in?
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Collaborative map editing using local openstreetmap server

I tried to make a collaborative web-map solution. that is allowing multiple users to edit map features and enter data collaboratively. I read that OpenStreetMap give this solution. I've installed a ...
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How can I see the layers in an .OSM file?

I have an osm file. I am trying to convert it to geojson with ogr2ogr. I get an error that ogr2ogr can't handle multiple layers. How can I tell what layers are in the file and remove them? I see from ...
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How do I convert open street map export to geojson?

I am trying to render this output from open street map into geojson to add into a map. I only need to export the data one time. How do I do that? OSM lists it as a use case. I see a js library to do ...
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Map-based online questionnair/survey

thank you for your advice and I made changes to my question; I am planning to create map-based online questionnair/survey for my master dissertation on bicyle safety. What I want to do is, asking my ...
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How to obtain timestamp and user id from .osm file in PostGIS enabled Postgres database

At present, osm2pgsql seems to ignore the timestamp and user id of the elements, a serious drawback for some applications. According to a bug report this is not solved by the addition of the ...
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Does OpenStreetMap have property boundaries?

I want to move from Google Maps to OpenStreetMap. I was planning on using MapBox to create the tiles if that makes a difference. OpenStreetMap seems to lack property outlines, which Google Maps has. I ...
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Nearest road in the vicinity of a point without queries (openstreetmap)

I know that many similar questions about map fitting have been asked. Everywhere there were answers about sql queries like this: SELECT ST_AsText (ST_ClosestPoint (pt, line)) AS cp_pt_line, ...
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osm2pgsql: modifing the default.style - newly added columns are empty

I would like to import a osm-db (from planet) with the "name_de" and "source" column. So I added/changed those lines in the default.style: node,way source text linear node,way ...
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Not all features available in OSM exports in TileMill

I'm using TileMill and OSM Bright to style an OpenStreetMap for hiking. The problem is that OSM Bright does not import all the OSM features for styling. I believe it's possible to add features in the ...
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Softwar to draw graph from a OSM map

This is my first time asking here so forgive me if something isn't appropriate, and sorry if my English isn't very good. Im new in OSM, I have downloaded the data of my map from OSM using the JOSM ...
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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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Leaflet - Tiles stopped loading. Can't figure out why

Suddenly my map stopped loading tiles and I went on the leaflet site and downloaded the latest version of everything. ...still I could only make London visible with its latitude and longitude. I have ...
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It is possible put highcharts chart in openlayers popup?

As title. I build a openlayers map on my website. and there are many feature vector on the map. now I want to put a highcharts charts in popup. to show the temperature in every city something Like ...
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How to change OpenStreetMap Layer Properties in QGIS 2.0

I have loaded the OpenStreetMap layer in QGIS 2.0, but would like to edit the properties in order to better complement the map I'm producing. I can't seem to find the OSM toolbar or OSM Feature widget ...
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Can't run node-mapnik-sample-code

I'm using ubuntu 12.04. I installed mapnik from packages as described here: https://github.com/mapnik/mapnik/wiki/UbuntuInstallation now I want to run node-mapnik-sample-code from here: ...
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How to build, store and index a road network from a digital city map

I'm totally new to this domain so my question may sound like a little bit silly…… I'm eager to know how to extract, store and index the coordinates of the road segments(edges) and intersections or ...
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Transforming multiple LineStrings to shape for ST_Contains

I want to find cities, villages etc inside each region of Poland. For most of them querying something like this is enough: ... AND ST_Contains((SELECT way FROM planet_osm_polygon WHERE osm_id = ...
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How to make osm2pgsql import a tag?

I loaded OSM data into PostgeSQL with Osmosis&Osm2PgSQL, and see many tags are missing. I need to make it import lanes tag. How can I make it save this tag too? edit: my solution was to copy ...
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ST_AsLatLonText returns wrong data

I want to list all cities in lubelskie vovoidenship, which is relation 130919. I also want to get latLong data for each city. To perform this I do: SELECT name, ST_AsLatLonText(way), place ...
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Qgis ver.2.2 can not load osm file

I have download shapefile osm with vector >> osm >> downdload data in qgis ver. 2.2. When i I open osm data,qgis not responding. I hope someone could help me. Thanks
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Tilemill OSM Bright Installation problems

I followed the OSM Bright installation guide and patiently imported germany as osm data into tilemill (→ see here: ...
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Geoserver WMS layer does not show in OpenLayers

I'd like to overlay a Geoserver WMS layer in OpenLayers & OpenStreetMaps. I'm having problems because the wms is not showing on top of the OSM layers (mapnik, cyclemap). This is the code: ...
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Routing engine that supports right sided pickups

I am using open street maps and I need to incorporate routing in to my application. I know there are various routing engines that I can use, but I have a very specific requirement for the direction ...
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Postgis and osm2pgsql: find all cities that belong to selected state [duplicate]

I'm pretty new to postgis, so I don't quite understand it's mechanisms yet. My task is to build database with relations: +---------+ +------------+ +----------+ | country | | adm_unit ...
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Overpass XML query with multiple polygons or bounding boxes

I am having trouble creating an OpenStreeMap Overpass XML combined polygon/bounding box query to return what I want. Can someone provide a simple example or correct the following XML? I want to ...
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Loading OSM data into QGIS

I have been trying to use OSM maps and my data is 60 GB around. I have imported it to QGIS as a vector layer but it seems the data is so big that the rendering is taking forever. My system has Intel ...
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Open Street Map: converting to country -> administrative unit -> city database

To moderators: If you think this question is too broad, please point me into right direction before closing, I'm desperately looking for help. I'm stuck on my task and I don't know what to do. The ...
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Do you know a service route calculation to get a route between several points?

I need a routing service with an API callable from a web or desktop application. I have several points: a start, an end, and intermediate points in the disorder. I expect the routing service to send ...
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OpenStreetMaps routing - starting far from a road

I am writing an web application, that needs routes between some markers (A, B, C, D). So far I used the this api with PHP, where I pass each pair of points (A and B, B and C, C and D .... and so on) ...
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How can I add vector tiles to my tileserver?

I created my own tileserver under ubuntu 12.04 as described here: http://switch2osm.org/serving-tiles/building-a-tile-server-from-packages/ now I want to serve the tiles as vectors, I found this: ...
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What is an easy to use web GIS stack to use for making fictional maps? [duplicate]

I am looking for a technology stack that would allow me to have some sort of OSM-driven custom map with as-easy-as-possible editing via a web frontend. I would require this for creating custom ...
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Place names on maps - why big differences between OSM, Bing and Google? [closed]

The following observations are from clicking between Chrome tabs. Managua, Nicaragua: At zoom 12 with Google Maps, I get about 40 place names. At 12 zoom on OSM, I get about 17, and only two of them ...
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Vector Tile Rendering on iOS

I'm developing an iOS app for displaying my own custom map data (on GeoServer). The SDK I'm using to display my map is route-me (Alpstein fork) as the map viewer for now. route-me supports raster ...
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Memory requirements to use TileMill efficently

When trying to run TileMill with OSM Bright all I get is a "code 3" error, which apparently stands for "out of memory" error. I'm trying to work on France, but I could restrict the work on one region ...
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Creating a .shp with OSM and import it to POSTGIS [closed]

Any suggestions ? I can't launch osm2po I don't know why, when I click on the jar file, nothing happen :p
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How can I style OSM data in geoserver? [closed]

I've been trying to style OSM data imported using osm2pgsql and served through geoserver. The tables generated by osm2pgsql are: planet_osm_line, planet_osm_point, planet_osm_polygon, apart from the ...
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Is there a OSM data server that returns vector data based on a bounding box?

I would like to know if exist some OSM data server, not tiled, just data. I know it is possible to import OSM data in your own server, but because you need robust server architecture, it wont be ...
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OSM import: some features are missing

After importing OSM-Data to my qgis-project (as SpatiaLite database and/or shapefile-extract from planet.osm), some features are missing or have no attribute values. For example that lake: ...
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OSM Address suggestion service

For geocoding we are using the Nominatim from the below URL http://nominatim.openstreetmap.org/ But i need to implement suggestion on the address, do OSM has this service like Google and ESRI ...
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Lost relation when importing from OSM to PostgreSQL with ogr2ogr

I am currently trying to import all administrative boundaries (countries, states, cities, etc) from OSM. I downloaded a small file from Geofabrik (Corsica), in order to run my tests. I understand ...