[KPhotoAlbum] google maps.

Jesper K. Pedersen blackie at kdab.com
Wed Jul 22 21:25:36 CEST 2009


On Wednesday 22 July 2009 20:48:11 Mark Eichin wrote:
| At least on ubuntu, there's a separate "marble-data" package which
| looks like it adds 17G of maps; do you have that installed?  (I don't
| have room for it on this laptop so I haven't actually tried it
| myself.)
I have that, I've no idea how to tell how big it is. And no I still do not see 
my own house :-)

|
| As for using an embedded browser, you probably want to look at
| http://openlayers.org/ which handles the general
| map-in-browser-with-features-on-top rendering problem (and talks to
| various map providers underneath, including google.)
Hmm thats java script, how is that going to help me?

| (What I would love to see in geoKphotoalbum is "what flickr has" since
| that's how I publish images, but right now I push them first and use
| flickr's map "organizer" to put coordinates on things.  It would be
| nice to do that locally...)
I dont use flickr, could you elaborate on what it does.

|
| On Wed, Jul 22, 2009 at 6:26 AM, Jesper K. Pedersen<blackie at kde.org> wrote:
| > I shortly looked at marble yesterday, and the resolutions of the maps was
| > not amazing. I could scroll into a cell of say 100Km x 100Km (dont know
| > the exact cell size, but it was for sure not possible to see my house[1])
| >
| > Cheers
| > Jesper.
| >
| > [1] google maps: an application used to see your own house from above :-)
| >
| > On Wednesday 22 July 2009 12:13:14 Martin Höller wrote:
| > | Hi!
| > |
| > | On Wednesday 22 July 2009 Jesper K. Pedersen wrote:
| > | > Does anyone know if I'm allowed to integrate google maps in
| > | > KphotoAlbum (license wise). I would show it in a web browser insite
| > | > KPA.
| > |
| > | Don't know about google maps, but just to bring up some alternatives:
| > | what about the KDE app marble [0] which is under LPGL or OpenStreetMap
| > | [1] which is under the Creative Commons license?
| > |
| > | - martin
| > |
| > | [0] http://edu.kde.org/marble/
| > | [1] http://www.openstreetmap.org/
| >
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