Opened 14 years ago

Closed 13 years ago

#210 closed enhancement/feature request (fixed)

Save bookmarks as gpx waypoints?

Reported by: SlowRider <geeemmixx add gmx doth ned> Owned by: cp15
Priority: trivial Milestone: version 0.2.0
Component: core Version: git master
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Bookmarks currently use their own file format. I wonder if bookmarks (and even other files?) could use gpx waypoints insted, so the data was a bit more exchangable between applications.

Change History (2)

comment:1 Changed 14 years ago by KaZeR

  • Milestone set to version 0.2.0

The advantage of the current format is that it's easier to use (latlon2bookmark ... >> bookmarks.txt. What would be the benefits of gpx?

comment:2 Changed 13 years ago by kazer

  • Resolution set to fixed
  • Status changed from new to closed

We have no real reason of swichting to gpx right now. Bookmarks format isn't obfuscated, works conveniently with the current tools and can easily be processed if you need to convert them. Conversion the other way is detailed here :

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