[OSM-talk] OSM gets mentioned in KDE4 keynote speech at Google Headquarters
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Mon Jan 21 15:54:52 GMT 2008
On Monday 21 January 2008 15:20:41 Andy Allan <gravitystorm at gmail.com> wrote:
> On Jan 21, 2008 10:56 AM, Matt Williams <lists at milliams.com> wrote:
> > Marble already has the ability to download a set of low quality Mapnik
> > tiles (about z=8 or something I guess).
> Is this just on development versions? I'm running Marble 0.4.0 here,
> but can't figure out if it can do what you say.
I'm on version 0.5 and I get the data by going to "File -> Download New
Data..." and installing the Mapnik tiles. They can then be used by
chosing "OSM Mapnik" in the "Map View" sidebar.
From what I remember, this was only added very soon before the release of KDE
4.0.0 so I guess that it may only be available in Marble 0.5. If you compiled
from source, it's easy to update. Otherwise, I guess you can wait for a
If you want to talk to the developer's directly, you can find them (tackat or
ingwa) on the kde-edu at kde.org mailing list or in the #kde-edu channel on
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