[KPhotoAlbum] google maps.

Jesper K. Pedersen blackie at kdab.com
Thu Jul 23 08:51:05 CEST 2009


On Wednesday 22 July 2009 23:53:04 Matthias Füssel wrote:
| > I have that, I've no idea how to tell how big it is. And no I still do
| > not see my own house :-)
|
| Try expanding the "map view" category (or something similar,
| "Kartenansicht" in German ;-) ) in the side bar and selecting
| "OpenStreetMap" in "Design".
|
| If that isn't offered, try selecting File - Download Map from the menu and
| download it.
|
| If that menu entry doesn't exist, you probably have too old a Marble
| version (I don't remember when they introduced it - I use KDE 4.3 RC2).
| Then you can probably check out using a recent kde live system like KDE
| Four Live: http://home.kde.org/~binner/kde-four-live
My marble version is 0.7.1 on a kde 4.2.2

In the sidebar I have a Theme, where I can choose OpenSteetMap, and thos does 
indeed solve half of the problem, namely zooming in. Still a town of 
population 25.000 not on the map isn't really good enough I'm afraid.

| Better?
|
| If you *still* don't see your house, you can of course use your gps device
| to join the openstreetmap effort and make your home place better known ;-)
OK, that is about where my service to the KPA community ends :-)

|
| Matthias.
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