Openstreetmap on openmoko ?

Marc Verwerft marc.js.verwerft at
Sun Oct 21 13:50:48 CEST 2007

Theorethically, everything is in place, yes.
Practically the most important bit still lies in the hand of FIC (and
Global Locate) to finally get an agreement that allows the
distribution of a driver for the Hammerhead.



On 10/21/07, Fred Janon <fjanon at> wrote:
> Is there anything done on the Noe to be able to participate to the
> OpenStreetMap project by creating new points? Right now, it's a bit tedious
> with a GPS and a notebook. Everything could be done on the Neo: capture of
> the GPS coordinate, adding a note (street name, type...) and storing all of
> them on the Neo until reading to submit to the OpenStreetMap web site, or
> even directly submitting it if a connection is available.
> Fred
> On 10/18/07, Nic Roets <nroets at> wrote:
> >
> > I developed a navigation / searching application for the
> database. It's still a work in progress (just like Openmoko), but the
> current version runs quite stable together with the planet files created in
> July / August.
> >
> > Porting it to openmoko should not be too difficult as it is GTK+ based,
> uses gpsd and is not too resource intensive. Perhaps there is someone on the
> list who would like to give it a try.
> >
> > Regards,
> > Nic Roets
> >

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