[OSM-talk] New atlas-generation program

Richard Fairhurst richard at systemeD.net
Mon Mar 5 21:01:53 GMT 2007


OJW wrote:

> Correct.  It creates an image in the Data/ folder (the image size  
> depends on
> your DPI and the size on-page) and fills it with downloaded tiles  
> from the
> dev server.
>
> So any improvements to tile-rendering styles should be available  
> immediately
> to publishers, and any osm-like tileserver can be used to make maps  
> with

Ok, gotcha. Obviously the source images would have to be 300dpi  
rather than 72dpi for print publishing, but I can see how this might  
work as a kind of downloadable e-book thingy, an alternative to the  
slippy maps.

cheers
Richard




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