[OSM-dev] Difficulty with rendering text in Mapnik

Nick Whitelegg nick at hogweed.org
Wed Jan 17 21:49:39 GMT 2007


Sorry - I think I'm being dumb... I haven't told it to look at the name tag 
(aka the name attribute in the dbf file).  I'll try and figure out how to do 
that and post again if I get stuck....

Nick

> Can you post the shapefiles too?
>
> On 1/17/07, Nick Whitelegg <nick at hogweed.org> wrote:
> > Hello Artem (and anyone else who may have tried their own mapnik
> > rendering),
> >
> > I'm getting close to being able to create Freemap maps (OSM countryside
> > maps for the UK) using Mapnik. The only problem is that I can't get text
> > to render.
> >
> > Example images are at
> >
> > http://nick.dev.openstreetmap.org/mapnik2/100490120.png (etc)
> >
> > The style XML file is at
> >
> > http://nick.dev.openstreetmap.org/mapnik2/freemap2.xml
> >
> > Any ideas what might be wrong? I seem to have done it the same way as
> > osm.xml.
> >
> > Thanks,
> > Nick
> >
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