Get To Grips with Slippy Maps

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  1. Philipp Bosch

    The URL to the Mapstraction JS does not work (anymore?). Instead of http://mapstraction.com/src/mapstraction.js you should either use http://mapstraction.com/svn/source/mapstraction.js or maybe even better download the whole thing to your disk and include it from there.

  2. Andrew Turner

    Thanks Philipp, I fixed the link for http://mapstraction.com/src/mapstraction.js. Either will work.

    But you’re correct, it is best to grab a snapshot from the Subversion repository so you can control any updates that happen to the API.

  3. Melianor

    Very, very nice!
    I would love to see mapstraction given its own namespace, since there are quite many useful javascript libraries out there today :)

  4. Kilian Valkhof

    I had previously never heared of mapstraction, but it sounds like a really, really good idea, one I’ll certainly use in an upcoming project! Thank you for your article :)

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