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OpenStreetMap by Jonathan Bennett

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Summary

You should now be familiar with the basic operation of OpenStreetMap's three most popular editors:

  • Potlatch
  • JOSM
  • Merkaartor

and hopefully have an idea which will suit you best.

You should know how to:

  • Download and run each one
  • Load in a GPS trace and load images where appropriate
  • Operate the basic drawing tools in each one

Next, we'll look at some specific mapping techniques that apply to all editors.

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