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1Gosmore
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4Gosmore is a viewer of the OpenStreetmap.org XML data such as the
5planet.
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7The project home page is at
8<URL:http://wiki.openstreetmap.org/index.php/Gosmore>
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10Usage information
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12
13Fetch planet file from OpenStreetmap and feed it to gosmore
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15  bzcat planet-...osm.bz2 | gosmore rebuild
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17The rebuild process uses a lot of memory.  Around 2007-08-05, more than
181 GiB of RAM is needed.  This is due to the design of the program and the
19size of the OpenStreetmap.org data set.
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21Downloading latest version
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24The source is available from subversion.  Use
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26  svn co http://svn.openstreetmap.org/applications/rendering/gosmore/
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28to download it.
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30Reporting bugs and improvements
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33[Need to documented email address to use]
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35License
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38This software is placed by in the public domain by its authors.
39Written by Nic Roets with contribution(s) from Dave Hansen.
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