[OSM-talk] Osmarender 1.3 with support for symbols and nested rules
tom at tom-carden.co.uk
Tue Apr 11 09:00:31 BST 2006
On 4/11/06, Erik Johansson <erjohan at gmail.com> wrote:
> First of all I don't think you really need textpath, just rotate the
> name to fit the direction of the street. That's doable without
> textpath, but might be harder to figure out.
Well, that's what the applet does now with segments but there are lots
of places where it's inadequate. Lots of streets are curvy!
> A harder problem is placing the names, so they don't overlap...
Yep, that's the tricky bit. At least with a rich and featureful SVG
export, there will be less to tweak by hand.
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