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#1 2017-08-11 14:08:23

Ramu880
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Registered: 2017-08-11
Posts: 1

Generating map tiles with international/latinized text?

Hello

I want to generate map tiles that uses english/latinized text as much possible, instead of displaying a mix of scripts such as cyrillic, arabic, chinese et.c. which is the default for the OpenStreetMap style.

I know that significant work on internationalization has been carried out in the german map style.

https://github.com/giggls/openstreetmap-carto-de
https://github.com/giggls/mapnik-german-l10n

My questions:
Has anyone already attempted to port internationalization back for the OpenStreetMap style?

If there's no existing modified version I can use straight away I will try to modify the OpenStreetMap style. Can anyone here give some guidelines or advice on the edits that should be necessary?

Thank you for any help smile

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#2 2017-08-11 17:07:17

stephan75
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Registered: 2008-05-28
Posts: 2,675

Re: Generating map tiles with international/latinized text?

Hello Ramu,

you already know the wiki page about

https://wiki.openstreetmap.org/wiki/Map … nalization ?

Maybe there are some more starting points for your aim?

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