OpenNameSearch

This script is for building a basic Nominatim server with OpenStreetMap data.

Only for use on a clean Ubuntu 14!

Before proceeding, see http://opennamesearch.org for limitations, etc..

An Ubuntu 16 version has been contributed by @f1ana: https://github.com/f1ana

https://github.com/AcuGIS/OpenNameSearch/blob/master/OpenNameSearch-Ubuntu16.sh

Installation

Step 1: Get the OpenNameSearch.sh script from GitHub:

https://github.com/AcuGIS/OpenNameSearch/blob/master/OpenNameSearch-Ubuntu16.sh

Step 2: Make it executable:

chmod 755 OpenNameSearch.sh

Step 3: Run the script:

./OpenNameSearch pbf_url

Examples

Load Delware data:

./OpenNameSearch.sh http://download.geofabrik.de/north-america/us/delaware-latest.osm.pbf

Welcome Page

Once installation completes, navigate to the IP/nominatim or hostname/nominatim on your server.

You should see a page as below:

http://opennamesearch.org/assets/img/Nominatim-Welcome.jpg

Loading and Reloading PBFs

You can use our reload-OpenNameSearch.sh script via GitHUB script.

Usage is:

./reload-OpenNameSearch.sh [PBF_URL1] [PBF_URL2] ...

Enable Automatic Updates

The script creates an updater service. In order to enable updates:

chmod +x /etc/init.d/nominatim_updater

Contribute

  • Issue Tracker: github.com/AcuGIS/OpenNameSearch/issues
  • Source Code: github.com/AcuGIS/OpenNameSearch

Support

If you are having issues, please let us know.

License

The project is licensed under the BSD license.