Re: [OpenMap Users] OpenMap Layer (New)

From: JR Andreassen <>
Date: Mon, 27 Nov 2006 14:14:46 -0600

Hi Carsten.
 1. As far as the decluttering, I was going to leave that to the
    I looked at the link and the NLPF stuff.
   From your posting i didn't get wether that got integrated.
 2. I did some experiments with the rotation angle, it slows the drawing
of the objects to a crawl.
 This is partially due to the Shape layer/plugin don't filter out all
the things that are not in the projection(unless I missed something).
 So, quite a few issues to work out.
   Thanks for the input.

>Hi JR
>1. To do this properly you will need to use some decluttering mech. I think.
>Take a look at
>2. Maybe you can use some of the stuff from OMText. Look for rotationAngle
>JR Andreassen wrote:
>>I'm working on making a labeling function in the shape layer.
>>There are two problems.
>>1. Filtering major/minor streets names. It get's awfully bussy and it's
>>hard to see the labels.
>>I'm trying to come up with an algo that won't show the label unless the
>>length of the label is <= line segment.
>>Combined with perhaps a enumeration for major/minor street
>>2. Currently the OMLabel/OMTextLabeler only displays the label
>>Need to figure out a way to rotate it..
>>Anyone that have any comments suggestions feel free to comment.

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