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That will look like this:
 
That will look like this:
 
[[Image:Navit_with_gc_poi_and_tracks.png|POI]]
 
[[Image:Navit_with_gc_poi_and_tracks.png|POI]]
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=Troubleshooting=
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If nothing is displayed
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* check the area of the map
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* check if the items of the textfile are defined in your navit.xml
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* this is also true for tracks
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* check if the xpm-Files are defined and accessible

Revision as of 19:29, 5 January 2008

POI as Navit Text maps

You can display Points of Interest as a Navit map. Therefore was built a utility called gpx2navit_txt which converts gpx files to navit text map-Files. It is possible to convert waypoints and tracks.

Insert the text map Files into the navit.xml like this:

        <mapset enabled="yes">
               <map type="textfile" enabled="yes" data="/home/andi/osm_maps/navit_poi.txt"/>
               <map type="binfile" enabled="yes" data="$NAVIT_SHAREDIR/maps/osm_bbox_11.3,47.9,11.7,48.2.bin"/>

and you will get the poi-data on the map.

That will look like this: POI

Troubleshooting

If nothing is displayed

* check the area of the map
* check if the items of the textfile are defined in your navit.xml
* this is also true for tracks
* check if the xpm-Files are defined and accessible