[Talk-ca] Open Street Map - wiki canada maping project bits and bytes

simon at mungewell.org simon at mungewell.org
Tue Jul 1 17:57:40 BST 2008


> Does anyone know if its possable to export a specific type of POI as a
> GPX? .. as id like to ensure that the files i use (like the greyhound bus)
> shows the icon image, and is also in the right place, so when the user
> clicks n it they get the OSM information)
>

You can use the API/XAPI to export collections of things, this could be
bus stops within a bbox. See:
http://wiki.openstreetmap.org/index.php/Xapi

You can use GPSBabel to further filter these (POI near route?) and convert
to GPX or other formats.

Cheers,
Mungewell.





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