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Bug 3087 - Embedding GPS / Google Earth Placemarks
Embedding GPS / Google Earth Placemarks
Status: RESOLVED FIXED
Product: MediaWiki extensions
Classification: Unclassified
Extensions requests (Other open bugs)
unspecified
All All
: Lowest enhancement (vote)
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Assigned To: Nobody - You can work on this!
http://gpsbabel.org/
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Reported: 2005-08-09 17:37 UTC by Nic Roets
Modified: 2011-05-15 00:33 UTC (History)
1 user (show)

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Description Nic Roets 2005-08-09 17:37:45 UTC
I apologize if I should have requested this enhancement in a different place. But it 
should be quite easy to implement and really improve the product.

What's needed is a way to embed GPS coordinates or placemarks in wiki text (perhaps 
[lat=10.123 lon=54.10|Somewhere]), and a script to extract the embedded coordinates 
to a user chosen format (e.g. Google Earth). Why I say it's so easy to implement is 
that a utility already exist to convert between most formats used for GPS locations 
(gpsbabel.org).

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