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.

learn more… | top users | synonyms (1)

0
votes
2answers
178 views

using mod_tile in windows

I am trying to generate tiles on the fly in windows using mod_tile. I have followed the tutorial http://switch2osm.org/serving-tiles/manually-building-a-tile-server-14-04/ on ubuntu and successfully ...
2
votes
3answers
410 views

From OSM to shape. Parsing problem

I'm working at OpenStreetMap project for android at the moment. I want to retrieve OSM data from my app(nodes, markers and paths) and convert it to shape file (.shp, .dbf and .shx). Later, I'll load ...
1
vote
1answer
34 views

Where can I get an Open Street Map extract that includes Bike Lanes?

I'd like some way to download an extract of OSM data, like GeoFabrik or BBBike, that includes bike lanes. Does anyone have any advice or should I just try and figure them out with Osmosis?
0
votes
1answer
19 views

Converting mapsforge .map file to OSM or shp

I have found solution for converting OSM file into .map file but is there a way for converting .map file back to osm or shp or any other well-known vector file type? by .map file i mean mapsforge ...
2
votes
3answers
1k views

How to make zooming for OpenStreetMap in OpenLayers more sensitive to mouse wheel scrolling?

I have been testing OpenLayers for a while and I notice that the scrolling on OpenStreetMap layer does not make the map zoom in or out as much as I would like it to be. On most occasions, I am only ...
-2
votes
0answers
50 views

need information about openstreetmap (osm) [on hold]

I am looking for information or code sample to use OSM map i had to use the c++ api of qgis to write a library of function for a complex application. the language is c++ , i have no choice , no python ...
0
votes
1answer
25 views

Create offline map for android

I am using mapsforge but I have problem with street names.I would like to develop an offline vector map for a city like osmAnd offline map or an offline vector map in mapnik format.Could you please ...
0
votes
1answer
256 views

OSM layer does not print in GeoServer printing module

I am new with the GeoServer printing module, in GeoServer version 2.6.0, freshly installed a few days ago. I can now print WMS layers and I think I configured the OSM data correctly. But it still ...
1
vote
1answer
26 views

How to check if a node is in route computed with pgRouting?

I'm new to the GIS system and I'm following the pgRouting workshop. I've imported the locations of nodes (points, highway=street_lamp) using osm2pgsql. now I'm calculating a few paths between two ...
2
votes
2answers
477 views

Print City Map in High Resolution with TileMill (OSM Data)

I'm rather beginner in Print Map and GIS. I'd like to print the map of my little city using the data in OpenStreetMap. I've got an environment(local) with OSM DataBase and I'm using TileMill to ...
0
votes
1answer
35 views

How to create a locator through Open Street Map Data

I need to make a locator for UK addresses and I know Open Street Map has very good data for the UK, I was wondering how I can convert the data for house addresses, which is in xml form, into a locator ...
1
vote
1answer
27 views

Converting OpenStreetMaps PBF to geojson with geocoding

I am able to convert PBF to geojson, but I lack the additional attributes like state, country, city, suburb, type of business etc which is offered by geocoding service like Nominatim. The geojson ...
2
votes
2answers
180 views

OSM administrative polygons : what is the current worldwide coverage?

Does OSM have a summary view of its administrative polygons coverage worldwide for each administrative level ? NaturalEarth have Countries (L0), and subdivisions (L-1) with complete (100%) ...
1
vote
1answer
57 views

Creating polygon geometry using points array

I am parsing an Openstreetmap gpx file which I exported from here. I'm trying to put the data into arcgis geodatabase feature classes. Some of the features in the gpx are points (saved as wpt), while ...
8
votes
1answer
897 views

Is it possible to geocode street intersections using Nominatim?

Is it possible to geocode the location of a street intersection using Nominatim? Example geocode query Commonwealth Ave at Washington Street, Boston, MA Successful Geocode by Google ...
-1
votes
0answers
19 views

New Real Estate Project. Need help choosing the right services [closed]

We are a team that we want to bulid a Real Estate project. The basic features are: search in a location for real estate pins, ability for register users to add their own real estate pins. for that ...
0
votes
2answers
24 views

Nominatim Installation Error: Importing and Index OSM data

I'm new to GIS and OSM. I've successfully installed OSM locally and now I want to add Nominatim to the mix. I've been following the installation instructions exactly from here: ...
1
vote
1answer
19 views

kml/kmz files not loading by google maps anymore

Until a few months ago this worked: https://maps.google.com/maps?q=http://www.jcea.es/pics/italia2015/italia2015.kmz It is NOT working anymore. I know that I can login in Google maps, create a ...
-1
votes
1answer
46 views

How Map tiles can be downloaded from Mapbox or OpenStreetMap?

I am trying an offline Map application in which I need to show a map up to some zooming level. I thought that I would download tiles and put it locally.
2
votes
2answers
47 views

geometry from relations - osm

Can someone show me the relevant documentation for relationships between tables? I'm trying to get the geometry for an entry from the relations table but I'm unable to pick out the right information ...
1
vote
1answer
510 views

Renderd outputs “failed to initialize projection 4326”

I'm setting up a tile server using the guide provided here. I have everything set up. proj4 is installed in version 4.8.0. The espg file is existant, I ran an xmllint over my xml style file without ...
1
vote
0answers
18 views

Symbolic machine learning with OpenStreetMap data [closed]

I want to apply symbolic machine learning (e.g. case-based reasoning, inductive logic programming) to OSM data. In detail, I want to use OSM Map Features to predict characteristics of residential ...
1
vote
1answer
28 views

GeoJSON and OSM layers with different projection

I have a GeoJSON from NaturalEarth for world state boundaries and I want to display it with only without backgroung. But also, I want to add a OSM layer as another baselayer option. The code I am ...
0
votes
2answers
28 views

Displaying OpenStreetMap in locally hosted web page?

I'd like to set up my own tile server but I'm very new to it all and do not know what to do next. I followed the guide Switch2OSM on how to install OSM locally. Surprisingly I successfully got through ...
1
vote
2answers
39 views

OpenStreetMap boundary relation lost when exporting to spatialite with ogr2ogr?

I am currently working in map for a province of Papua New Guinea. In OpenStreetMap (OSM) I have recently updated and added new relations for boundaries of admin_level=5 and admin_level=6, which were ...
0
votes
0answers
28 views

Problem Starting up Tile Server

I'm following the Switch2OSM guide to the tee. I have not had any trouble I couldn't figure out until now. I've typed the following according to instruction: sudo mkdir /var/run/renderd sudo chown ...
2
votes
1answer
39 views

QGIS 2.8 OSM download with overpass fails

When trying to download OSM data in QGIS 2.8 I am using a layer to provide the extend for the requested data. The extend basically covers all the countries that share coast line of the Baltic sea ...
0
votes
0answers
19 views

How to find the area of a feature in OpenStreetMap, using overpass api and javascript

I am creating a calculator and I would like to know the area of parks/water bodies in a specific area. This would have to be dynamic. I have successfully requested all the features I need using the ...
11
votes
4answers
690 views

How to add offsets to the route?

Edited: I want to ilustrate my question. Suppose that you're in "Point A" and want to go to "Point B". This points wouldn't be in "at_2po_4pgr" table cause aren't source/targets nodes. Then, I ...
3
votes
1answer
64 views

Issues merging divided carriageways using Skeletron

I would like to merge divided roads from openstreetmap, and a tool that keeps getting mentioned is Skeletron, for example here. I tried the tool on a small geographic area, and the results are fairly ...
1
vote
1answer
37 views

How merge osm files with same ID objects?

How merge many OSM files with same ID(between files) to one OSM file? I trying OSMCONVERT but he not add object with same ID in other OSM file.
1
vote
1answer
234 views

How to get boundaries of city?

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 ...
6
votes
3answers
3k views

Converting osm file to shapefile (or data frame) in R

I was looking for a road shapefile for Australia today. I ended up going to Geofabrik. Open Street Map has data in .osm format. But they do not have one in .shp for Australia. If possible, I want to ...
0
votes
1answer
794 views

How to narrow the result from Nominatim with only cities and countries, no additional areas with the same name?

I'm trying to get WKT or GeoJson polygons of cities and countries from Nominatim (for example, Paris and France). I send a GET request but it returns me several results named "Paris" or "France". How ...
2
votes
1answer
30 views

OpenStreetMap Data Lookup Slow in PostGIS

I have imported OpenStreetMap data (Europe) into PostgreSQL 9.1 database with the help of osm2pgsql and filtered out everything expect administrative areas. I have GIST index for polygon (way) column. ...
0
votes
0answers
19 views

OSM data Symbolization

I cannot change "Layer display level" of category in OSM Data. I would like to have "tertiary" roads under the "primary" roads. There is also a problem with displaying second level of line symbol. ...
1
vote
2answers
71 views

How do I reference an OSM object?

I need to keep a record of the OpenStreetMap objects that I have edited. But I can't see any IDs attached to road segments & the URL doesn't change when I select them. How can I uniquely ...
0
votes
2answers
1k views

How to get a list of OSM relations (id numbers) of cities and countries only?

I want to get OSM polygon shapes (GEOJson or WKT) of countries and cities only. I know that it is called a "relation" in OSM and each relation has its own id (New York is 175905, for example). How may ...
1
vote
1answer
14 views

Saving openJUMP data to be displayed in leaflet

Using OpenJUMP, I've managed to create a road map layer split at every intersection of the lines (using the noder tool). I need to take this data and display this using leaflet by using end ...
0
votes
1answer
23 views

Moving file flat-nodes.bin from an osm2pgsql import

I'm running PostgreSQL 9.4 and osm2pgsql 0.82.0 on Ubunt 14.04 (64bit). I'm new-ish to postgres and less new to OSM. My goal was to import the planet file. Unfortunately, when I started the import, ...
2
votes
2answers
40 views

Why does QGIS Vector OpenStreetMap import lose features?

I'm attempting to use OSM data in QGIS 2.8.2. I've imported my data into SpatiaLite layers using the following steps: Vector -> OpenStreetMap -> Download Data... Vector -> OpenStreetMap -> Import ...
3
votes
1answer
388 views

Problems printing OpenLayers Pluggin Maps To Scale [duplicate]

It the print composer I can print all maps to scale and satisfactory. However, when I add the OpenLayer, usually Bing Aerial, to the project I cannot print it out to scale. I click the scale box, ...
0
votes
2answers
31 views

How to use union in area queries (QL/XML) with Overpass API/OpenStreetMaps?

I am using area queries to find nodes with particular amenities Eg:- [out:json]; area[name = "New York"]; node(area)[amenity=bar]; out; However the issue with this is that if I query the ...
0
votes
1answer
33 views

Add columns with information OSM by osm2po?

I imported the europa.osm network within my spatial database thanks to the osm2po tool. I use this with pgrouting. My problem is that I need to know the information provided by the tag address (city, ...
1
vote
1answer
25 views

What OSM information to use for low zoom levels to get a style similar to MapQuest

I am building an outdoor map of Europe. Everything looks pretty nice when zoomed in. But when I am zoomed out, my map looks pretty boring. Most parts are white. In low zoom levels I display polygons ...
0
votes
1answer
11 views

remove all but specific highways in osmosis

I want to display entire country OSM data in my application. The problem my application dont know how to deal large maps. Instead of chunking the map into 5-10 small chunks, I wish to display only the ...
0
votes
1answer
36 views

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 ...
2
votes
3answers
68 views

An Overpass query for OSM ways; both part of a relation and also a specific tag?

How do I construct an Overpass query to find data on Openstreetmap which is both part of a relation and has itself a specific attribute? Specifically: I'm wanting to find sections of cycle route (in ...
0
votes
2answers
195 views

Error with existing OSM QGIS style

I'm trying to use existing OSM style file like those of AsgerPetersen (https://github.com/3liz/osm-in-qgis/tree/master/styles/openstreetmap/geofabrik) or anitagraser's ...
0
votes
1answer
158 views

osmosis library in java application

I want to do a navigation application OSM PBF files. I'm using the pbf files from the osm website. I was looking for a way to access the pbf files, I found that it can be accessed using the osmosis ...