[mkgmap-dev] gui for areas.list ?From Lambertus osm at na1400.info on Fri Aug 28 17:58:39 BST 2009
On Wed, 26 Aug 2009 21:11:31 +0000 (UTC), Chris Miller wrote: > If I limit it to only handling KML that's in the same format as the output > then it's not too difficult to implement so yes I'll see what I can do. > Very fine by me :) > One thing with the KML the splitter generates - I wasn't sure if I should > call the areas in the KML I write out "Map 63240001", "Area 63240001", > "Tile > 63240001" or just "63240001". Does anyone have any strong > preferences/opinions? > Regardless of which of those is chosen, when reading in a KML file the > splitter > should look for an 8-digit number in the KML name and use that as the > area's > map ID. I'm not sure if that should be in preference to any supplied > --mapid > parameter though, or if the --mapid parameter should override any IDs found > > in the KML names instead. Thoughts? > Yes, thoughts all over. I seem to remember a haiku that was brought up just before SOTM2 and was a mantra during last SOTM which was something like "Mappas mappas mappas". :p What I mean is that it might be best to just stick to the number and not include any language. I'm fine with EN or EN_US but perhaps others would rather have it something else. You can't do much wrong sticking to numbers only... > If anyone has any more suggestions/ideas in this area it would be good to > hear them. I'll hopefully find time to start implementing this on the > weekend. > I will commit myself to making a webinterface for editing areas.kml files now that you have addressed my wishes and comments so swiftly :) Another nice way of putting OpenLayers to work and perhaps make a useful tool for others as well. Thank you very much Chris for your work!
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