Malsingmaps on Osmand?

NEWBIES, USE THIS FORUM AS YOUR FIRST STOP. Seniors will guide you on whether to obtain info and which forum to post your queries.

Moderator: Moderators

Post Reply
Message
Author
wifiabc
Newbie
Newbie
Posts: 3
Joined: Tue Dec 16, 2008 6:47 am
GPS: Etrex Legend CX
Contact:

Malsingmaps on Osmand?

#1 Post by wifiabc » Sun Jan 13, 2013 8:42 am

After much googling, found some people in NZ that actually converted the NZOpenGPS garmin maps to Osmand OBF files. Would a similar process work to convert Malsingmaps to OBF ?

http://gwprojects.org/forum/viewtopic.p ... 3&start=60

Extracted from the above forum thread:
Quoting Nev:
The process is very easy. 2 minutes work on my part and 10 minutes PC processing effort.

1 - Open all 10 IMG files with MapEdit++
2 - Export to OSM file
3 - With your favourite editor replace each occurrence of & with &
4 - Convert to OBF format using OsmAndMapCreator with all options ticked.

There are many tweaks in MapEdit++ or Global Mapper that can be performed to reduce file size etc. but why bother at this stage?

http://www.mediafire.com/?6mjtav85t8my10x

Nev
Newbie
Newbie
Posts: 1
Joined: Sat Aug 11, 2007 12:05 pm
GPS: Que, GPSII+, Quest, GPSMaps60C, Bluetooth
Contact:

Re: Malsingmaps on Osmand?

#2 Post by Nev » Sun Jan 13, 2013 10:17 am


killerweng
Newbie
Newbie
Posts: 10
Joined: Mon Oct 22, 2007 2:01 pm
GPS: 60CSx
Location: KL
Contact:

Re: Malsingmaps on Osmand?

#3 Post by killerweng » Sun Jan 13, 2013 11:42 pm

osm already have some road and poi. of course msm has more.

how to integrate these 2 dataset ?

User avatar
Beddhist
Newly Registered
Posts: 29
Joined: Tue May 20, 2008 9:57 am
GPS: Garmin GPSMap 60 CSx, Zumo 660
Location: Whangarei, NZ
Contact:

Re: Malsingmaps on Osmand?

#4 Post by Beddhist » Wed Jan 16, 2013 1:29 pm

Technically not a problem, although it would be a lot of work. Scripts are available to convert between the two formats. The big question is whether the licences are compatible.
Europe to NZ by bike 2007-10
http://Beddha.free.fr

Post Reply

Who is online

Users browsing this forum: Bing [Bot] and 4 guests