[Talk-ht] So far only 14 GPX tracks for Haiti available?

John johntrilik at hotmail.com
Mon Jul 5 21:55:29 BST 2010


Garmin has a website that simplifies the uploading of tracks from GPS'

http://connect.garmin.com/

After it is uploaded they can be downloaded in a variety of formats for 
further use.

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From: "Kate Chapman" <kate at maploser.com>
Sent: Monday, July 05, 2010 3:49 PM
To: "Frieder Ferlemann" <frieder.ferlemann at web.de>
Cc: <talk-ht at openstreetmap.org>
Subject: Re: [Talk-ht] So far only 14 gpx tracks for Haiti available?

> Make the Internet in Haiti less terrible?
>
> So uploading GPX traces has not been part of our training.  We can add
> that, but bandwidth is a problem especially in places outside of
> Port-au-Prince.
>
> There are groups of people on the ground surveying and editing, so I'm
> not sure if we need to the traces to edit from afar.
>
> -Kate
>
> On Mon, Jul 5, 2010 at 4:39 PM, Frieder Ferlemann
> <frieder.ferlemann at web.de> wrote:
>> Hi,
>>
>> 2010-02-15 10:10, Frieder Ferlemann wrote:
>>>
>>> seems like only 14 gpx tracks for Haiti are available at:
>>> http://www.openstreetmap.org/traces/tag/Haiti
>>> (and http://www.openstreetmap.org/traces/tag/haiti)
>>>
>>> And 12 of the 14 tracks were uploaded by a single user!
>>
>> An update to this February posting.
>>
>> Almost half a year later only 30 tracks for Haiti
>> (uploaded by six users, a big THANKS to uploaders!)
>> seem to be available.
>>
>> And only two of these tracks are outside of the
>> area of Port-au-Prince.
>>
>>
>> How can this be improved?
>>
>>
>> Greetings,
>> Frieder
>>
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