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Forum: Applications 2018-09-18, 09:10
Replies: 564
Views: 127,875
Posted By MartinK
Re: [Announce] Native offline maps: OSM Scout Server

I don't think it needs to be nearby - the user could reasonably supply any coordinate, not necessarily something that is close to current position. It could be some interesting landmark they want to...
Forum: Applications 2018-09-18, 01:00
Replies: 564
Views: 127,875
Posted By MartinK
Re: [Announce] Native offline maps: OSM Scout Server

Base on modRana user feedback I recently got an idea (or possibly even RFE) - would it make sense if the OSM Scout Server Location search API could also parse geographic coordinates ?

The general...
Forum: SailfishOS 2018-09-10, 16:14
Replies: 68
Views: 8,025
Posted By MartinK
Re: 2.2.1.18 Nurmonjoki

For issue 1) you can try this unofficial and unsupported community guide:

https://together.jolla.com/question/168882/installing-google-play-services-on-xperia-x/

For issue number 2) - I guess...
Forum: Applications 2018-09-10, 09:20
Replies: 219
[SFOS] Pure Maps
Views: 16,856
Posted By MartinK
Re: Pure Maps

For comparison, modRana has both a "clear all" button as well as option to only clear all search results or all POI currently shown on map or all tracklogs.

(Note that even if you clear a POI...
Forum: Applications 2018-09-06, 21:31
Replies: 2,015
Views: 709,027
Posted By MartinK
Re: [Announce] modRana: a flexible GPS navigation system

modRana 0.52.18 has been released !

This is still a rather small update that adds support for deleting individual stored POI and makes creation of new POI more intuitive.

Changelog
* it is now...
Forum: SailfishOS 2018-09-06, 20:54
Replies: 83
Views: 18,600
Posted By MartinK
Re: Sailfish OS on Sony Xperia X Compact (community build)

Nice, I have some friends who have an X compact, one of them even running the community image at the moment. :)
Forum: SailfishOS 2018-09-05, 10:55
Replies: 2,756
Views: 629,396
Posted By MartinK
Re: Sailfish OS (officially) on Sony Xperia devices

The difficulty of Sailfish X installation really depends on if you want to backup the TA partition (so that you can return the device to original state, for example for easier warranty repair) or...
Forum: Applications 2018-09-05, 10:42
Replies: 219
[SFOS] Pure Maps
Views: 16,856
Posted By MartinK
Re: Pure Maps

I can't seem to find any screenshots of that (time to revive my N9 for this ? ;-) ), but the feature is mentioned here:...
Forum: Applications 2018-09-05, 01:26
Replies: 219
[SFOS] Pure Maps
Views: 16,856
Posted By MartinK
Re: Pure Maps

Cool, I'm just downloading the update to check for that. :D

BTW, now that compass is working again, simple AR apps are yet again possible. Even AGTL back on N9 used the camera view quite nicely to...
Forum: Competitors 2018-09-04, 13:41
Replies: 465
Views: 109,884
Posted By MartinK
Re: Purism Librem Phone

Oh, sorry, I forgot to be more specific - I meant a WORKING open source feature phone - one where you don't have to place calls via terminal or where both sides can hear each other without the need...
Forum: Applications 2018-09-04, 01:49
Replies: 219
[SFOS] Pure Maps
Views: 16,856
Posted By MartinK
Re: Pure Maps

It's something like palette swapping doable for SVG ? I works fine for games to differentiate players with the same model so I guess the same mechanism could be used to palette swap icons/indicators...
Forum: Competitors 2018-09-03, 13:34
Replies: 465
Views: 109,884
Posted By MartinK
Re: Purism Librem Phone

Still, I think an open source & hardware feature phone has been in the real of possibility for quite a while already so it's surprising such project has not showed up earlier.

An open device...
Forum: Applications 2018-09-02, 21:21
Replies: 2,015
Views: 709,027
Posted By MartinK
Re: [Announce] modRana: a flexible GPS navigation system

I've recently finished decoupling the map page API from the pinchmap based implementation. This way I should be able to integrate another map widget quite easily while keeping pinchmap based one...
Forum: Competitors 2018-09-01, 09:46
Replies: 465
Views: 109,884
Posted By MartinK
Re: Purism Librem Phone

Not to mention server side filtering directly sorting your new emails into folders when them come in.
Forum: Applications 2018-08-29, 23:08
Replies: 219
[SFOS] Pure Maps
Views: 16,856
Posted By MartinK
Re: Pure Maps

I actually personally know some of the maintainers and the original author of libblockdev (which also started to be used with the switch to udisks). They liked it when I told them Sailfish OS started...
Forum: Applications 2018-08-29, 16:21
Replies: 219
[SFOS] Pure Maps
Views: 16,856
Posted By MartinK
Re: Pure Maps

Adding some more points in the same format. :)

Hybrid navigation
Isn't that just "rotate map according to heading" ?
I can image this to have two configuration options:
- active: always/in...
Forum: Applications 2018-08-26, 16:18
Replies: 219
[SFOS] Pure Maps
Views: 16,856
Posted By MartinK
Re: Pure Maps

I don't think I've ever encountered something like this. But on the other hand, I don't think this is really avoidable in principle, especially for open source applications. Proprietary apps can try...
Forum: Applications 2018-08-23, 23:17
Replies: 564
Views: 127,875
Posted By MartinK
Re: [Announce] Native offline maps: OSM Scout Server

GUI software programming can be FUN, especially if it has to account for quirks of both mobile and desktop platforms. :)

If you do decide to port Poor Maps to also run desktop Linux and other...
Forum: Applications 2018-08-21, 13:59
Replies: 68
Views: 3,512
Posted By MartinK
Re: WhoGo Maps fork looks for name and visual identity

For possible etymological inspiration, let's talk about why modRana is called modRana. :)

The modRana project started back in 2010 as a fork of Rana (https://wiki.openstreetmap.org/wiki/Rana),...
Forum: Applications 2018-08-21, 00:51
Replies: 564
Views: 127,875
Posted By MartinK
Re: [Announce] Native offline maps: OSM Scout Server

I have concluded most of my summer related vacation activities and should thus be able to concentrate on modRana development yet again (and I've actually used it quite a bit while vacationing, even...
Forum: Applications 2018-08-01, 22:17
Replies: 564
Views: 127,875
Posted By MartinK
Re: [Announce] Native offline maps: OSM Scout Server

For the record, In my efforts (at the moment rather slow due to summer) to package OSM Scout Server to Fedora I plan to skip the libosmscout based backend, at least for the first packaging round.

...
Forum: Applications 2018-07-23, 13:50
Replies: 564
Views: 127,875
Posted By MartinK
Re: [Announce] Native offline maps: OSM Scout Server

Wow, looks really nice & useful, thanks a lot! :)
Forum: SailfishOS 2018-07-20, 10:39
Replies: 32
Views: 3,009
Posted By MartinK
Re: Sailfish Devices in The United States

BTW, looking at the global statistics from Open Repos it looks like the Sailfish OS community in US is pretty big, if not one the biggest one:
https://openrepos.net/statistics/global
Forum: Applications 2018-06-24, 22:28
Replies: 2,015
Views: 709,027
Posted By MartinK
Re: [Announce] modRana: a flexible GPS navigation system

modRana 0.52.18 has been released !

Still continuing with the theme of smaller yet important fixes and improvements though arguable the switch to SVG icons is actually pretty significant. Not only...
Forum: Buy & Sell 2018-06-18, 16:15
Replies: 20
Views: 3,672
Posted By MartinK
Re: [FOR SALE] Sony Xperia X (with Sailfish X)

You can certainly transfer a Sailfish X license you own to someone elses Jolla account via Jolla support ticket (zendesk).

Did just that ~two weeks ago - transferred one of my licenses to a...
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