[talk-ph] topomap digitizing for OSM-PH

Eugene Alvin Villar seav80 at gmail.com
Fri Mar 27 11:50:32 GMT 2009


Are these maps from NAMRIA? If yes, how sure are you about the copyright
status? Remember that Ph government's "free of copyright" is not public
domain.


On Fri, Mar 27, 2009 at 4:18 PM, maning sambale
<emmanuel.sambale at gmail.com>wrote:

> Here's the list of available 1:50K topo map in qct raster format:
>
> Basilan
> Bicol
> Bohol
> Calabarzon
> Cebu
> Jolo
> Leyte
> Luzon Central
> all of Mindanao
> Negros
> Palawan
> Quezon
> Samar
>
> An example image of the detail we can use:
> http://farm4.static.flickr.com/3550/3389600844_92582dea74_o.jpg
>
> I will start tracing major roads in some "uncharted" areas.  Anybody
> interested to help out?
>
> On Fri, Mar 27, 2009 at 1:51 PM, maning sambale
> <emmanuel.sambale at gmail.com> wrote:
> > Hi,
> >
> > I got hold of a copyright free 1:50,000 topomaps of the whole country.
> >  Provincial roads and other POIs doesn't change much so I think we can
> > use it for OSM.
> > The problem is the file is in a cryptic secret QCT raster file format.
> >  I can't get a free converter, but you can use Memory Map's
> > trial-version viewer to load the map.
> > From memo map, we can trace the roads and export either to gpx or
> shapefile.
> >
> > Is there anybody interested in doing this?  Just let me know.
> >
> > --
> > cheers,
> > maning
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> >
>
>
>
> --
> cheers,
> maning
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