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[aprssig] APRSdos using MAPquest maps?

Curt, WE7U archer at eskimo.com
Thu Jun 29 14:55:48 UTC 2006


On Wed, 28 Jun 2006, keith  allen wrote:

> I sent this to the list and a CC to you in case it doesn't post.  My
> question:  Could you get the map to somehow still show crosshairs in it
> where you can zoom down to other maps.  If that could happen, then one could
> draw maps at different levels and page down to each in an area...maybe.

Xastir can do such things, but you define which zoom levels each map
can be used at, then choose all of the ones of interest and as you
zoom in/out it shows you the correct ones.  This works for vector or
raster maps, and also allows you to layer vector maps on top of
raster.

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