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I am using my own tiles. How to increase font size of placenames being displayed on map?

How to add scale?

asked 16 Oct '11, 08:16

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It would help if you could add a link to the instructions that you followed to create those tiles - that people will know what tools to give advice about.

(16 Oct '11, 11:02) SomeoneElse ♦

http://weait.com/content/build-your-own-openstreetmap-server

I have used followed insructions given on this link. I am using mapnik to generate tiles.

(16 Oct '11, 11:04) Reshma Maner

The font size comes from the style file osm.xml. This includes several lines on the form "<textsymbolizer name="name" fontset_name="bold-fonts" size="11"/>". You can edit the size parameter in the wanted areas to generate a new style with other font sizes.

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answered 16 Oct '11, 13:19

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For the scale, if you are using OpenLayers, you have to add the ScaleLine control

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answered 17 Oct '11, 08:41

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