[Openstreetmap] Unified data-gathering and editing application
tylermitchell at shaw.ca
Sun Feb 27 19:32:09 GMT 2005
May I suggest using Quantum GIS (QGIS). It fits your profile, Nick. C++ and
QT, multi-platform builds already available. It has a plugin environment
that you could leverage to add in the features you might consider missing.
There is a lot of development on the 'pending' list and in CVS. Please
consider it, so we can all work around a solid, existing application
By two bits,
On February 27, 2005 03:34 am, Nick Whitelegg wrote:
> > > I have developed using the cross-platform Qt toolkit (e.g.
> > > www.hogweed.org/mapmaker) , which is going GPL on all platforms this
> > > spring (at the moment it's only GPL for Linux and Mac, the Windows
> > > version costs) so that's what I would use.
> > What about basing it on one of the existing applications doing almost
> > this job? mapeditor, <URL:http://www.navsys.org/mapeditor/> could be
> > a good base. It is already capable of most of the tasks, but lack
> > some in the platform independend area.
> Looks interesting, particularly for track-editing functionality. The photos
> seem to be the lower-resolution Blue Marble photos rather than Landsat, but
> I'm sure there's code in there which would be useful.
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