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The best place to reach us is probably on IRC. Remember that most of the people there are from western Europe (gmt+1).
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You can contact Navit developers and frequent users for help or advice through a variety of methods. Though you can use any of the methods below, but the IRC channel will probably result the quickest response.
  
Join us at irc://irc.freenode.org/navit. Logfiles for that chatroom can be found [http://www.hentges.net/tmp/logs/irc/%23navit/ here] and can be [http://www.google.com/search?q=site%3Awww.hentges.net%2Firclogs%2F%2523navit googled].
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=Contact Options=
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===IRC===
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Come join us in the channel to ask questions, provide suggestions or generally hang out.
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* irc://irc.freenode.org/navit
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* Freenode have a webchat feature, allowing you to access the channel through your browser: http://webchat.freenode.net/?channels=navit
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* A '''channel log''' is available from http://www.hentges.net/irclogs/%23navit. You can search the log using [http://www.google.com/search?q=site%3Awww.hentges.net%2Firclogs%2F%2523navit Google].
  
If you don't have an irc client, you can use [http://webchat.freenode.net/?channels=navit the web-based chat].  
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===Forums===
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The forums can be found on the [http://sourceforge.net/projects/navit/support| Sourceforge support pages] for the Navit project. As with the mailing lists, there are two forums:
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* [http://sourceforge.net/projects/navit/forums/forum/512960| Help] - For general help queries on installing, running or contributing to Navit. Please don't use this to report bugs - use [[Contacts#Trac]] instead.
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* [http://sourceforge.net/projects/navit/forums/forum/512959| General Discussion] - For discussing Navit in general, such as new features or ideas for the roadmap.
  
On Twitter? Follow us @[http://twitter.com/NavitProject NavitProject]
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===Mailing Lists===
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There are [http://sourceforge.net/mail/?group_id=153410 two mailing lists].
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* [http://sourceforge.net/mailarchive/forum.php?forum_name=navit-users navit-users] - For help or advice, use the navit-users mailing list.
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* [http://sourceforge.net/mailarchive/forum.php?forum_name=navit-cvs-commit navit-commit] - This is generally a read-only mailing list which will enable you to keep up-to-date with the latest commits to the Navit source in the [http://navit.svn.sourceforge.net/viewvc/navit/trunk/| subversion repository].
  
You can also try the [http://sourceforge.net/forum/?group_id=153410 forums].
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===Twitter===
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On Twitter? Follow us at http://twitter.com/NavitProject
  
We also have [http://sourceforge.net/mail/?group_id=153410 two mailing lists]:
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===LinkedIn===
* [http://sourceforge.net/mailarchive/forum.php?forum_name=navit-cvs-commit navit-commit] - to keep up-to-date with changes in subversion
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Connect via LinkedIn: http://www.linkedin.com/companies/navit-project
* [http://sourceforge.net/mailarchive/forum.php?forum_name=navit-users navit-users] - for anything related to navit
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===Facebook===
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A Facebook fan page can be found at http://www.facebook.com/pages/Navit/180163652006751
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=Developers and Notable Users=
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You can check the list below to see if any of the developers or frequent users are using the same operating system or device as yourself. This will hopefully allow you to direct your questions to the right people and in the right location first time for a faster answer!
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{| border="1"
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|-
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! IRC
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! Wiki
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! Trac
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! Contributions
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! Devices
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! OS's
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! Contact via
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|-
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| cp15
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| cp15
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| cp15
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| Lead developer.
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|
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| Android, Ubuntu, OpenSuSE, WeTab and sometimes WinCE
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| IRC
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|-
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| Number6
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| Number6
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| Number6
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| Developer. Navit planet-extractor.
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|
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| WinCE and OpenSUSE. Maptool server on Debian.
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| IRC, wiki
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|-
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| Mineque
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| Mineque
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| Mineque
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| OSD configurations
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|
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| Vista 32bit, built nightly from SVN. Ubuntu 64bit.
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| IRC, forums, wiki, mailing lists
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|-
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| Dandor
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| Dandor
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| tegzed
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| Developer. OSD speed-warner, odometer and stopwatch.
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|
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| Ubuntu. Previously built using cygwin also
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| IRC
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|-
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| Korrosa
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| Korrosa
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| Korrosa
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| User. Wiki overseer.
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| Netbook
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| Ubuntu 32bit (Netbook Remix edition)
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| IRC, wiki
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|}

Revision as of 21:44, 6 January 2011

You can contact Navit developers and frequent users for help or advice through a variety of methods. Though you can use any of the methods below, but the IRC channel will probably result the quickest response.

Contact Options

IRC

Come join us in the channel to ask questions, provide suggestions or generally hang out.

Forums

The forums can be found on the Sourceforge support pages for the Navit project. As with the mailing lists, there are two forums:

  • Help - For general help queries on installing, running or contributing to Navit. Please don't use this to report bugs - use Contacts#Trac instead.
  • General Discussion - For discussing Navit in general, such as new features or ideas for the roadmap.

Mailing Lists

There are two mailing lists.

  • navit-users - For help or advice, use the navit-users mailing list.
  • navit-commit - This is generally a read-only mailing list which will enable you to keep up-to-date with the latest commits to the Navit source in the subversion repository.

Twitter

On Twitter? Follow us at http://twitter.com/NavitProject

LinkedIn

Connect via LinkedIn: http://www.linkedin.com/companies/navit-project

Facebook

A Facebook fan page can be found at http://www.facebook.com/pages/Navit/180163652006751

Developers and Notable Users

You can check the list below to see if any of the developers or frequent users are using the same operating system or device as yourself. This will hopefully allow you to direct your questions to the right people and in the right location first time for a faster answer!

IRC Wiki Trac Contributions Devices OS's Contact via
cp15 cp15 cp15 Lead developer. Android, Ubuntu, OpenSuSE, WeTab and sometimes WinCE IRC
Number6 Number6 Number6 Developer. Navit planet-extractor. WinCE and OpenSUSE. Maptool server on Debian. IRC, wiki
Mineque Mineque Mineque OSD configurations Vista 32bit, built nightly from SVN. Ubuntu 64bit. IRC, forums, wiki, mailing lists
Dandor Dandor tegzed Developer. OSD speed-warner, odometer and stopwatch. Ubuntu. Previously built using cygwin also IRC
Korrosa Korrosa Korrosa User. Wiki overseer. Netbook Ubuntu 32bit (Netbook Remix edition) IRC, wiki