[OSM-talk] Wigle recommends netstumblers and wardrivers support OSM
jdsmobile at gmail.com
Fri Mar 30 09:49:23 BST 2007
With a little bit of prodding, Wigle (www.wigle.net) now recommends that
kismet users support Open Street Map.
Everytime a user uploads a logfile to Wigle, they will receive an
uploadconfirmation page, which includes this recommendation, a link to
the OSM main site, and a link to Christopher Schmidts exceptionally good
Christopher, if you read this, could you please contact me, since wigle
would like to offer the script as download (or possibly make a online
converter), but won't do it untill the license of the script is clear.
A PD or attribution license included in the script at your site, would
Work is in progres, so Wigle can use OSM data for their webmaps
(http://wigle.net/gps/gps/Map/onlinemap2) outside of TIGER data
coverage, probably based on the planet.osm dumps, so as not to put
strain on the db/tile servers.
Work is also in progress so kismet users can utilize OSM (osmarender
layer only) as a mapsource in kismet's GPSMAP plotting utility
(http://www.die.net/doc/linux/man/man1/gpsmap.1.html), via OJW's
previously posted mapgenerator link.
J.D. "Dutch" Schmidt
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