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[mkgmap-dev] basic search

From Maks Vasilev max at stranger-team.ru on Mon Sep 20 19:49:37 BST 2010

В сообщении от Понедельник 20 сентября 2010 22:37:53 автор Marko Mäkelä 
> On Mon, Sep 20, 2010 at 10:24:55PM +0400, Maks Vasilev wrote:
> >What way to create basic address and POI search in map created with
> >mkgmap?
> >
> >OSM data have tag  in addr:* shema
> >(http://wiki.openstreetmap.org/wiki/Key:addr), map created with
> >--make-poi- index and --index, but search in garmin not work.
> Which Garmin? The Edge 705, GPSMap 60CSx and possibly many older models
> do not need either option.

Garmin Oregon 300

> As far as I understand, the mkgmap --index option produces "half-cooked"
> files that must be transferred by MapSource to the device. Once that is
> done, the search should work. Others can hopefully chime in; I have
> never used MapSource.

I create gmapsupp.img with mkgmap and copy it to garmin. I never used 
MapSource too.


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