How to use Google Map on tangoGPS

Daniel.Li lida_mail at
Fri May 8 23:39:04 CEST 2009

On Fri, 2009-05-08 at 13:46 +0200, Helge Hafting wrote:
> > Essentially I'm trying to understand how burdensome (or not) it can 
> > become for a simple sightseeing to also do tracking.
> OSM mapping isn't complicated. You decide how much time you want to 
> spend on it. You can draw just roads, roads with names, or even add
> all 
> sorts of features like mailboxes, housenumbers, parks, parking
> lots... 

That's great! 

> If drawing road lines becomes too much of a burden for you, just
> upload 
> the traces to osm and hope that someone else will use them for
> drawing. 
> A problem with this approach is that others won't know how the track
> was 
> recorded, so they might make a wrong road where you crossed a lawn
> and 
> things like that.

Agree. Other can use these track just as reference. I hope I can upload
those tracks myself when I have more time. It's fun.
> Helge Hafting
Daniel.Li <lida_mail at>
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