Merkaartor 0.16.0 was uploaded to Debian/unstable several days ago and should be available on all architectures now.

Merkaartor

As usual please help testing the new version - upstream and me will try to fix all bugs as fast as possible. Below follows the long list of new features, for the full list of changes see the CHANGELOG.

  • Ramer-Douglas-Peucker simplification of ways (in Roads menu)
  • support for JOSM remote protocol on port 8111
  • support for "standard" (as in http://wiki.osgeo.org/wiki/Tile_Map_Service_Specification) TMS
  • Preliminary support for OpenStreetBugs (Refs #983)
  • POC of a Gosmore map adapter
  • Allow to delete features from the context menu of the Features dock
  • Accept mlon/mlat URLs as emitted by mkgmap logging
  • Walking Papers backgound plugin + load WP scans as geotagged images
  • Import from OSC (osmChange format)
  • Feature-Force Delete action (deletes the feature without entry in the undo nor upload list)
  • Export to OSC (osmChange format)
  • CSV POI import
  • OSGB36 to the default list of projections
  • Add SHP feature attributes as not uploadable OSM Feature tags
  • Allow to save geotagged images
  • show geotagged photos on the map (disable via 'view-Show Photos on map')
  • Templates xsd (by Jonathan Bennett) (closes #2809; closes #2707)
  • allow to re-order relation members (closes #2759)
  • add a projection editor
  • allow google maps links in goto and download dialogs
  • Allow to tile (and cache) arbitrary WMS'es (only EPSG:4326 and google projection supported)
  • Export to OSC (osmChange format)
  • CSV POI import
  • OSGB36 to the default list of projections
  • Add SHP feature attributes as not uploadable OSM Feature tags
  • Allow to save geotagged images
  • show geotagged photos on the map (disable via 'view-Show Photos on map')
  • Templates xsd (by Jonathan Bennett) (closes #2809; closes #2707)
  • allow to re-order relation members (closes #2759)
  • add a projection editor
  • allow google maps links in goto and download dialogs
  • Allow to tile (and cache) arbitrary WMS'es (only EPSG:4326 and google projection supported)
  • support for WMS-C servers (see http://wiki.openstreetmap.org/wiki/Merkaartor/Documentation#WMS-C_Servers) (closes #2598)
  • add the possibility to show a lat/lon grid
  • Allow to zoom on the location of a GeoTIFF image
  • Brazilian Portuguese translation (by Marcio Moraes)