Re: [nbos] [FM8] Maps as Web Pages, Was A raster map of a hemisphere
Doug Jessee
Thu Mar 25th, 2010
Yeah, I thought of that, but I do lots of updates to maps, add things,
change my mind on things, etc...

Doing that by hand would be a pain. But if there was a few templates I could
output to, I could just output again when I changed things.

Doing it once, easy.

Doing it several times? Not so much.

-Doug Jessee


On Thu, Mar 25, 2010 at 11:21 AM, Paul Keyes <keyespj-at-gmail.com> wrote:

> Hi Doug,
>
> Have you thought of exporting your maps as jpg's then slicing them up into
> sections that you stitch together on a web page. You could then use
> hyperlinks to go to zoomed in areas of the map.
>
> Paul
>
>
> On Thu, Mar 25, 2010 at 7:37 AM, Doug Jessee <ldjessee-at-gmail.com> wrote:
>
>> Actually, not in a couple...well make that several years. I have a Mac
>> laptop that I dual boot into xp, but I am reluctant to do so (most of my
>> apps being mac).
>>
>> Doug
>>
>>
>> On Mar 25, 2010, at 1:16 AM, "Mark Oliva" <mark.oliva-at-steigerwaldedv.de>
>> wrote:
>>
>> From: Doug Jessee <ldjessee-at-gmail.com>
>>>>
>>>
>>> <<
>>> I would be fine with either ajax or pdf actually (but not flash).
>>>
>>> <SNIP>
>>>
>>> I have Acrobat Pro, so I could turn different flat files into a PDF that
>>> has
>>> links to other pages that are zoomed in, etc. The problem is it would be
>>> intensive for every update or change to the map.
>>>
>>>>
>>>>>
>>> That'll do it. But, as you said, maintaining it would be a lot of work.
>>>
>>> All in all, however, it sounds like Screen Monkey from NBOS might be just
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>>> players can use the free lite version. Have you taken a look at it?
>>>
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