Tangogps pre-cache?

Vinc Duran uberpfloyd at gmail.com
Thu Jul 24 20:48:45 CEST 2008

Hi Jeff,
I'd like to put the maps on the SD card. Is there a sensible path on
the SD card I should use?

On Thu, Jul 24, 2008 at 11:45 AM, Jeff Tickle <jtickle at tux.appstate.edu> wrote:
> On Thu, 24 Jul 2008 10:35:13 -0700
> "Steven Kurylo" <sk at infinitepigeons.org> wrote:
>> The tango gps documentation says "Additionally you can conveniently
>> pre-cache areas."  Can anyone tell me how to do this?
>> I can scroll around and have those tiles cached for off line use, but
>> a pre-cache would be great.  Downloading all the OSM tiles and all the
>> zoom levels for a 20km radios would be excellent.
> You can zoom out to encompass the area you want to download maps for.
> Then, give the map a single tap.  From the context menu, select 'map
> download'.  You can pick how many zoom levels in it should go.
> Make sure to go to the Config tab and change the 'Cache Dir', because
> it puts them in /tmp by default!
> -Jeff
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