[talk-ph] Routable map has bugs

maning sambale emmanuel.sambale at gmail.com
Wed Sep 5 10:18:27 BST 2012

I can confirm that this bug still exist in the latest garmin map.
There seems to be a problem with Tominobo Bridge:

Adjusting the route just before the bridge produces a good routing output

Using the online routing, it routes just fine:

I've checked the data via josm and I don't see an error with the
topology and tags.

On Tue, Aug 28, 2012 at 4:13 PM, maning sambale
<emmanuel.sambale at gmail.com> wrote:
> Dear list,
> I got this message from Xycris.  I did check the area of concern, but
> I didn't find any obvious errors.  Here's another message he/she sent
> me privately inclduing coordinates for routing tests.
> Good day Sir Emmanuel,
> First and foremost, thank you very much for the effort of bringing a
> Philippine map for GPS enabled devices.
> I have just registered to OSM but I am reluctant to make any edits for
> I don't know how to do it that I might just sabotage the works laid by
> many other contributors.
>> Here is the error Information made by MapSource:
> App: MapSource
> At: 8/13/2012 5:25:43 AM (UTC)
> OS: Windows 7 (64-bit) Service Pack 1
> Processor: x86, Processor Level: 6, Processors: 4, Model 42 Stepping
> 7, RAM: 8297160
> MPL_MAP.CPP-2243-
> Products Installed:
> Name: OSM Philippines 20120810
> IdL 41877505
> Version 1.0
> Type: Standard
> Map: 63240005
> Error code: 3
> Here is my description as to how I came up with the error:
> MapSource gives an error when creating routes for a certain stretch of
> road, namely the Tubod Highway in Iligan City, Lanao del Norte,
> Philippines. This error can be observed by making a route from Cagayan
> de Oro City to Kolambugan or Ozamis City and vice versa. The error is
> specifically generated when routing from the following Tubod Highway
> coordinates: N8 12.544 E124 13.106 to N8 13.212 E124 14.505 and vice
> versa.
> I don't know how to edit that in OSM but I found that along that
> stretch of the highway, two or three gates were in place. I am
> guessing these gate markers are cauing the error in MapSource. But I
> am not sure if this is really the case cause I haven't edited it.
> Traveling on that area, I believe the gate was meant for the entrance
> and exit of the now closed National Steel Corporation and not on the
> highway. There are no gates on the highway itself. The National Steel
> Corporation is located near the sea side of the Tubod Highway.
> Sincerely,
> Xycris
> ---------- Forwarded message ----------
> From: Xycris Fuerzas <xycris at ymail.com>
> Date: Fri, Aug 24, 2012 at 7:19 PM
> Subject: Routable map has bugs
> To: talk-ph-owner at openstreetmap.org
> Good day Sir/ Madam,
> I have downloaded a Garmin routeble version of the Philippine Map
> compiled by Mr. Maning Sambale. It is installed in MapSource 6.163 and
> in a Garmin MobileXT.
> Using either of the software to route the western side of Iligan City
> (located in Mindanao, Philippines) result in an error. I have inform
> Mr. Maning Sambale about this and he admitted this bug.
> I have attached an image of MapSource containing the occurance of the
> bug. You will find that the purple routing line suddenly disappeared
> in one point and appeared in another.
> I wish to help but I don't know what steps to take.
> Sincerely,
> Xycris
> --
> cheers,
> maning
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