[Marble] Request for maps sources in Marble package

Torsten Rahn tackat at t-online.de
Wed Jan 20 15:37:22 CET 2010

If the request is about the Atlas map:
The vector lines in there are based on the 
MWDBII ("micro world database") with a few updates
from 1990. So some country borders lack recent 
changes. This however isn't easy to fix.

Best Regards,

On Mittwoch 20 Januar 2010 14:29:03 Fathi Boudra wrote:
> I'll suggest to ask Marble developers (mailing list cc'ed).
> My guess: Kashmir is missing on openstreetmap.
> You can contribute it, see http://www.openstreetmap.org/
> cheers,
> Fathi
> On Wed, Jan 20, 2010 at 7:16 AM, prema <premum at gmail.com> wrote:
> > Hi all..
> > 
> > I am  in team for creating a Debian based Educational OS for students in
> > India and I felt Marble is such a package which is really helpful for
> > young kids..
> > But when  I go through the application the top portion of India Jammu
> > Kashmir is not at all included ..The borders of India in
> > http://maps.google.com/ and http://maps.google.co.in/ includes Jammu and
> > Kashmir as a black line or atleast as a dotted lines..But in the Marble
> > package it is not so..
> > When I thought of editing the maps I found, I need KMZ files to do
> > that..So can you direct me where can I found the source of these
> > maps..Or consider this is a wish list and do the necessary changes in
> > the next version..

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