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RoadMap 1.2.1 has been released

Items marked (*) originated on Ehud Shabtai's roadmap_editor code branch.

- New roadmap icon, designed by fmiser/Philip from the roadmap
mailing list. Thanks Philip!!!

- Support for building .rdm data from OpenStreetMap country snapshots,
in addition to quadtiles. Preparatory work for allowing navigation
using those maps. (Danny Backx)

- New 'V' key-binding to create waypoint from current GPS position.... read more

Posted by Danny Backx 2009-02-20

RoadMap 1.1.0 has been released.

The RoadMap project is pleased to announce RoadMap 1.1.0, the first major release of RoadMap in almost two years. RoadMap is a GPS-enabled map browser and navigation aid. Full support is provided for pre-planned routes, track recording, and waypoint (point-of-interest) storage, with import and export in the open GPX format.

RoadMap primarily displays American and Canadian roadmaps (others can be added as data becomes available). Maps are stored in a relatively compact and efficient format -- detailed maps for the entire USA take approximately 3.5GB. RoadMap provides for on-screen road labeling, 2D and pseudo-3D map views, position lookup by street address or intersection, and voice output. RoadMap's on-screen UI is very flexible and highly configurable.... read more

Posted by Paul Fox 2007-10-23