[OSM-talk] introduction and a question

SteveC steve at asklater.com
Mon Mar 19 14:09:46 GMT 2007

Hi Sander

There are very helpful people on talk-nl and the newbies lists


As for altitude, it doesn't matter a whole lot as there is global data 
available for Free.

Sander Hoentjen wrote:
> Hi all,
> (skip first paragraph if you don't care about who I am, which you
> probably don't)
> I am new to OSM, so please forgive me if I will ask stupid stuff.
> I am Sander, I live in Hengelo in the Netherlands. As far as OSM goes
> this does not exist yet and I would like to change that. I have a HTC
> TyTN that will bring me anywhere I want i.c.w. TomTom and a Keomo BT GPS
> receiver. I am however a big Free Software (as in speech) fan (I am an
> aMSN developer and Fedora maintainer), so eventually i would like to run
> linux on my Tytn.
> As I said I would like to put Hengelo on the map, so I looked at the
> wiki. As software to use outdoor-gps looks promising, but I read about
> the altitude problem. So my question is: Can i still use this, and if
> yes do i need to modify anything, and if no which software do you
> recommend?
> Sander
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have fun,

SteveC steve at asklater.com http://www.asklater.com/steve/

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