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OSM Logo This user submits data to OpenStreetMap under the name olejorgenb.
no Denne brukeren har Norsk som morsmål.
Flag of Norway.svg This user hails from Norway.
Bike Olejorgenb
is a bicyclist.
Go Do Some Mapping.png Olejorgenb uses a Garmin Oregon 450 and is willing to answer questions on it from OSM users.

JOSM Olejorgenb submits data to OpenStreetMap using JOSM.
Tux.svg Olejorgenb uses a Linux-based computer.

Personal JOSM developer "blog"

Maps in Trondheim, Vinstra, Sandefjord and Tynset/Kvikne

I have some old maps (out of copyright) available for parts of Norway. Will add a list next time I vist home. I can scan some of these if there is interest.

Garmin maps

Overlays for missing maxspeed/surface, etc?

Notes on Garmin custom map making (mkgmap)

  • Styles maps OSM elements to Garmin types
  • Garmin types can be customized with .TYP files. (road color/width/pattern, POI icons, etc)
  • Styles can have a parent. style/info base-style: BASE_STYLE_NAME (does works for multiple levels?)
Produce a test map with all(?) known Garmin types (the default lat/long is 51.7/0.24)
   export BASE_LAT=50.0
   export BASE_LONG=10.0
   mkgmap test-map:all-elements

See also

.TYP files
Garmin types
  • Are the type ids restricted to the ones garmin understand natively, or can one use the whole range in combination with a external TYP file?
  • IMG format has only 6 bits available for storing a polyline type. So only 64 polyline types available.
Style files, .TYP files, and potential useful scripts