CTAN update: getmap

CTAN Announcements ctan-ann at ctan.org
Tue Mar 26 15:20:59 CET 2019

Josef Kleber submitted an update to the



Version number: 1.11 2019-03-25
License type: lppl

Summary description: Download OpenStreetMap maps for use in documents

Announcement text:


The goal of this package is the simplest possible provision of
map images (OpenStreetMap, Google Maps and Google Street View
are supported). In the simplest case, it is is sufficient to
specify an address.. The package loads the map using the
\write18 feature, which you must activate to use this package.
The image will be downloaded by an external Lua script. You
can use this script also from the command line.

License: LPPL

Changes in v1.11:

* Requests to Google Maps' Static Image API are no longer free

  added an API key, which allows

  2000req/day for Google Maps and
  1000req/day for Google Street View


This package is located at 

More information is at


   Thanks for the upload.

     For the CTAN Team
    Erik Braun


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