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comment Max Zoom Level in Mapnik
you can go lower wiki.openstreetmap.org/wiki/Zoom_levels but (20 to 21) 1:1000 >1:500 will be 4 times the number of images than zoom 19. the formula is S=C*cos(y)/2^(z+8)
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comment Has anyone been able to install a GPS device 'Explorist Magellan 210' (Old, may be 2005) on windows 8?
You can use 'ExpertGPS' supports windows 8 expertgps.com/gps-receivers/Magellan-eXplorist-210.asp
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comment Pulling a cvs file from a website into QGIS with the ability to automatically refresh.
Reggie so this is working for me using wget and using the watch option in qgis 'file:///C:/temp/activedd.csv?type=csv&skipEmptyFields=Yes&xField=fire_location_‌​longitude&yField=fire_location_latitude&spatialIndex=no&subsetIndex=no&watchFile=‌​yes'
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comment Importing large tiled datasets (e.g. Ordnance Survey) into MapInfo?
do you have access to FME? can build seamless tables from rasters knowledge.safe.com/AnswersQuestionDetail?id=906a0000000cfq1AAA
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comment Pulling a cvs file from a website into QGIS with the ability to automatically refresh.
you can use wget to retrieve the file (and replace the existing one ) updated post
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comment Pulling a cvs file from a website into QGIS with the ability to automatically refresh.
loosely based from fulcrumapp.com/blog/live-data-visualization-in-qgis which version of qgis are you using?
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comment PUT command for cartoDB API
PUT? should it be POST? docs.cartodb.com/cartodb-platform/maps-api.html curl -X POST 'https://{account}.cartodb.com/api/v1/map/named/:template_id' -H 'Content-Type: application/json'
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comment Using Odyssey.js with Cartodb.js
@Piotrk please post a new question.
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comment Center Point On Line in FME
Careful is you have arcs or pure curves fme-memorandum-takashi.blogspot.com/2013/12/…
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comment Link two destination objects in FME
There is a video from Safe Software available check geodb_type blog.safe.com/2012/03/fmeevangelist100
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comment Link two destination objects in FME
put an attributeRenamer after your attributeCreator Rename BAUTEIL_REF to objectid (check it is numeric)
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comment How to display tools on the Heron toolbar
looks like heron.js links to files externally like info button is lib.heron-mc.org/heron/1.0.5/resources/images/silk/… so nee internet access
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comment Use leaflets to display svg floor plans
This example shows how to create (polygon) svg on leaflet you need to apply your own data jsfiddle.net/wboykinm/Sxys7/10
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comment How to determine the columns generated when uploading a KML into a Google Fusion table
you can accept your own answer.
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comment WFS implementation suggestion
Would recommend Geoserver is active and stable blog.geoserver.org with WFS (PostGIS required) docs.geoserver.org/stable/en/developer/cite-test-guide/…
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comment Load a file geojson in OpenLayers 3
need to a live link to debug (jsfiddle etc) but crs needs to be set see openlayers.org/en/master/examples/geojson.html
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comment Dashed lines in OL3?
Good Live Example but can you describe in your answer what you did to get the dashed lines?
May
24
comment GeoPDF Support in GDAL
I would if the user responded with some feedback. Was too short for a full answer.
May
22
comment google geocoding api usage restrictions and other free api options
Looks like a revamp coming soon devblog.mapquest.com/2015/05/01/…
May
22
comment google geocoding api usage restrictions and other free api options
only on a google map you can use google geocoding results. you probably want developer.mapquest.com/web/products/open/geocoding-service