Download OpenStreetMap data for the whole planet, update existing planet data, add terrain contours generated from SRTM3 database and generate garmin-compatible maps in a single step.
The application wraps following OpenStreetMap processing utilities: Osmosis, Tile Splitter and Mkgmap. In addition, a utility similar to Srtm2osm program has been developed as a part of this application.
- Windows XP/Vista/7, Linux 2.26 or Mac OS 10
- minimum 2 Gb RAM
- minimum 150 Gb free disk space for the whole planet maps data (200+ Gb recommended)
- Sun Java JRE 7 or later
On 64bit systems use 64bit version of Java to avoid out of memory issues. Please visit FrequentlyAskedQuestions for more information.
Installers and user’s guide can be downloaded from the Downloads page.
- Recommended version: 1.2-SNAPSHOT
- Previous stable version: 1.1. This version still can work on existing installations. It will not work when newly installed because the Planet torrent source used in this version is not active anymore. See Issue 132 for more details.
Version 1.0 has been obsoleted. It is not working properly anymore because of recent changes in http://planet.openstreetmap.org structure. Please read UpdateRedactionPeriod for more information. Recommended version handles correctly OSM data license and download site structure changes.
Frequently Asked Questions page covers the most frequent problems with the program.
User’s guide can be downloaded in PDF format from the Download page.
Please post your questions to the Osm2garmin Development Group.
You are welcome to submit a bug report or suggest an enhancement at the Issues page.
Sample MapSource screenshot of a resulting map – surrounding of the Prague Zoo:
Application ready to run:
Java developers are welcome to submit proposed patches to the Issue tracker.