[talk-au] Best linux mapping/routing setup

John Smith delta_foxtrot at yahoo.com
Sat Jul 18 15:24:20 BST 2009

--- On Sat, 18/7/09, Ross Scanlon <info at 4x4falcon.com> wrote:

> In the sd card slot I have a 32gb card with all Australian
> topo maps, plus g>>>>>map for the whole of
> Australia at zoom 13.
> Additionally I have the osm data installed as part of the
> base install to run mapnik for gpsdrive.
> I have it setup with mapnik generated maps as the default
> and can swap to the topo or gmap as required, ie when I get
> to an area with no/little osm data.
> The biggest advantage to this is that whilst mapping you
> can see what has and hasn't been done.  Unfortunately
> it does not show the source type but I'm working on this.

GPSdrive seems to be a bit lacking when it comes to the UI side of things, I haven't spent enough time with it I suppose...


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