[MLB-WIRELESS] seeing connected nodes

Tyson Clugg tclugg at umd.com.au
Mon Aug 6 15:46:14 EST 2007

On Mon, 2007-08-06 at 15:39 +1000, Jason Hecker wrote:
> To quote Paris Hilton - That's Hot.
> > http://www.melbournewireless.org.au/maps/nodes.kml
> > http://www.melbournewireless.org.au/maps/links.kml
> I couldn't see a link to these on the maps pages though.  Is it Beta?  Or
> is my domestic blindness getting worse?

As gummay pointed out earlier, our coordinate system doesn't match with
the one Google uses, so I guess it's still beta.  Google Maps does have
support for KML so it can happen, but once again people will be anywhere
up to 500m out because of the mis-matched coordinate systems.  Fixing
the coordinates takes some serious script-foo, updating the API calls is

Rob: http://earth.google.com/download-earth.html
Yes, a Linux version is available these days.


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