[OSM-dev] OSM Notes API, Issue Tracking

Andy Robinson (blackadder) blackadderajr at googlemail.com
Thu Apr 24 13:09:39 BST 2008

The format of Waypoints downloaded to GPX using gpsbabel from my Garmin
Legend (old B&W version) is:

<wpt lat="52.399999928" lon="-1.812999956">

ie there are no timestamps on the waypoints.



>-----Original Message-----
>From: dev-bounces at openstreetmap.org [mailto:dev-bounces at openstreetmap.org]
>On Behalf Of Adam Boardman
>Sent: 24 April 2008 1:01 PM
>To: dev at openstreetmap.org
>Subject: Re: [OSM-dev] OSM Notes API, Issue Tracking
>On Thu, Apr 24, 2008 at 12:42:57PM +0100, Tom Hughes wrote:
>> The reason why I never went ahead and implemented that was that I found
>> this note in the wiki:
>> Which explains that it is deliberate because of some less than ideal
>> behaviour on the part of Garmin units.
>Can anyone confirm whether these kind of waypoints have timestamps?
>WhereAmI currently lets you save its annotations to a gpx file of just
>waypoints, so it would be good to be able to import them (they do have
>I have no objection to seperateing the notes/waypoints into seperate
>tables/api's, are editor developers happy to add the relivant UI bits
>and bobs needed, or would two new types of overlay be too much clutter?
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