[OSM-talk] Street Labels

Etienne Cherdlu openstreetmap-L at gj0.net
Mon Mar 13 07:58:23 GMT 2006

Very nice.

I use JOSM to set the lables for streets etc.  With JOSM you can select
streets using Shift+Click or by dragging a bounding box around the area you
want to select.  You can then add or edit lables for everything that is
selected in one go.  Very quick to use.


On 3/13/06, Joerg Ostertag <openstreetmap at ostertag.name> wrote:
> Hi,
> I tried to import Streets from osm into gpsdrive. As you can see on the
> Screenshot
> http://www.ostertag.name/gpsdrive/Screenshots/Gpsdrive_OpenStreetMap_Landsat.jpg
> it somehow worked.
> My only problem is, that I can't figure out which category to assign the
> streets to. I take the labels i saw at the segments and interpreted them
> as
> Street Type. Where motorway would be our German Autobahn and then
> according
> to this set the color of the Segment to yellow. But As I can see almost no
> street has any usefull Labels.
> Is there an easy way to set labels to many street Segments.
> I'm also not shure if I used the right interface to get the streets form
> the
> Server.
> I used the following wget scheme
> http://www.openstreetmap.org/api/0.2/map?bbox=lat,lon,lat,lon
> to download the data.
> Joerg
> --
> http://www.ostertag.name/
> http://www.ostertag.name/gpsdrive
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