[OSM-talk] OSM on Garmin - raster tiles?

Igor Brejc igor.brejc at gmail.com
Tue Jan 6 21:49:49 GMT 2009


Gervase Markham wrote:
> Igor Brejc wrote:
>   
>> IMHO converting OSM vector data into raster images and then showing them 
>> on a Garmin unit would mean losing a lot of quality and speed, not to 
>> mention how much more memory card space such maps would consume.
>>     
>
> Could be. But they'd look a heck of a lot nicer, and have useful POIs on
> them. (Perhaps I could get better POIs by working out how to tweak the
> current compilation process...)
>
> Gerv
>
>   
What kind of a problem are you having with POIs? What do you mean by 
"useful"? I'm wondering because I'm working right now on POIs for 
GroundTruth.

Igor

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