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Get the gps coordinates for a region/state, area etc 30 days ago

The answer to your question should be already present on

do a SEARCH there for keywords like export, boundary etc.

Kosovo road names 3 months ago


what licence is used by that geoportal when publishing all those road names?

Is that licence compatible to OSM's ODbL?

So please make sure we all are allowed to derive data from there.

Otherwise: DON'T use that portal for OSM data purposes.

Somebody .... 3 months ago

Hello Simon,

Have you tried to contact that user?

I tried to find him via by setting a filter for the editor in use to "vespucci 0.7.0" ... but no results.

What can we do else to contact him?


Open Source Routing Engine GraphHopper 0.9 released 6 months ago

Nice to see the graphhopper engine integrated in the routing feature on ... that implementation does pay attention to turn restrictions like it should be!

Thankd for all your efforts!!!

Because that feature of turn restrictions seems to be still missing on normal usage of

Petition in Faroe Islands: they Want Google Street View. Someone should propose OSM! over 1 year ago

Then they should have a closer look at ... where you can collect and publish crowd based street level images.

You can even display panorama images or 360 degree spherical images like on googl streetview.

OSM Community is even allowed to use all images from there for mapping purposes.

Vídeo tutorial para hacer fotografías 360° en Mapillary over 1 year ago

For all users looking for that spherical camera app for Android:

Nachtrag in der öffentlichen Karte over 1 year ago

Ist das dieser Bereich?

Hab mir da mal über den Data-Layer alle angeschaut: Alle Gebäude, die in der OSM-Datenbank drin sind, werden auch gezeichnet.

Somit hast du entweder im iD-Editor noch Objekte, welche NICHT hochgeladen wurden, oder du müsstets deinen Browser-Cache mal leeren, mir F5 oder Strg-F5.

Bitte nenne uns mal eine ganz genaue Position, wo Objekte nicht gezeichnet werden.

Easily map individual parking spaces using the terracer plugin in JOSM over 1 year ago

Hello PlaneMad, when I have finished ALL tasks in the tools listed on for my local area, I will consider to start some micro mapping of parking lots ... not earlier ... :-)

Releasing GraphHopper 0.6 almost 2 years ago

But it still seems that normal users cannot use this new feature yet on the public instance at

like mentioned on

Eine neue Funktionalität und kleine Verbesserungen in der Hausnummerauswertung - 2016/01 almost 2 years ago

Auch ein seeeehr großes Lob an dich, okilimu!

Ein Vorschlag vielleicht:

Bei der Straßenlisten-Auswertung kann amn sich ja jetzt neu von Staat zu Bundesland zu Landkreis zur Gemeinde durchklicken, aber jeweils mit etwas Wartezeit ...

Wäre es da möglich, da so eine Eieruhr oder einen Spinner oder wie immer das auch heißt einzubauen?

OpenStreetMap POI finder almost 2 years ago

After some playing around:

Does this service also display POI elements that are mapped as a WAY element?

Because restaurants for example in my area are only displayed when maped as single node.

Can anyone confirm?

PS: and what about a feature to "blank" the page so that no route, buffer and POIs are displayed and you can start a new query?

Qualitätskontrolle mit Android-Apps almost 2 years ago

Für Android gibt es neben den bisher genannten noch mindestens:

Be-On-Road Scout (wird nicht mehr aktualisiert, Project von Telenav ist wohl tot) Maps.Me MapFactor Navigator free Navit ZANavi

Dann noch zum POI erfassen: Osm Contributor

Download almost 2 years ago

Alle Informationen dazu sollten sich im OSM-Wiki unter finden lassen ... davon gibts auch die Seite in Deutsch da.

Libosmscout in 2015 almost 2 years ago

Nice to see progress, and thanks for all your efforts!

By the way: Where does main development of Libosmscout take place actually? on github or still sourceforge? Maybe give a hint on the sourceforge website?

And is the OSM wiki page about Libosmscout still up-to date? see

Greets, Stephan

Improve OSM Improved - and now with Turn Restrictions almost 2 years ago

Many thanks for your efforts, Martijn!!

Can't wait to try the new plugin when a bit more time available ...

Is it possible to give all JOSM user a hint that any loaded plugin for missingsroads and trafficflowdirection are deprecated now by teh new plugin?

Is JOSM able to "delete" the old plugins after a hint to the users?

The most inefficient way in North America almost 2 years ago

Indeed I also would appreciate when there is a possibility to make your toolchain public.

And thumbs up for your efforts so far!!!

Hello OSM World almost 2 years ago

Hello, and welcome to OSM!

A did a bit of reasearch whether there are any local OSM related channels, maybe on OSM forums or OSM mailinglists ... but nothing special for Albania ... Do you already have other ways how to get in contact with other mappers around you?

Greets, Stephan

Starting with OSM Mapping: Mapping my hometown, Jorhat about 2 years ago

Hello saikabhi, nice work!!!

When having finished the main work in your home town, do you already know the 1000 possibilities of Quality Assurance for OSM data?

If you want, write about your experiences ... maybe not all services are available for the whole planet ... if we get enough user voices, why not extending those to more countries?

Fast OpenStreetMap micro tasking with To-Fix and JOSM about 2 years ago

I will give this new plug-in a try as soon as possible ...

What about adding this plug-in to the list in the OSM wiki at ?

Does your language have maps? about 2 years ago

Hint for everybody who is interested in this topic:

See the OSM wiki about Map Internationalization

(Please tell us if there is missing something in that wiki article, or more stuff is outdated already)