[Geowanking] Affordable routing options?

Tim Bowden tim.bowden at westnet.com.au
Sun Apr 22 19:23:30 PDT 2007


On Mon, 2007-04-23 at 07:35 +1000, Cameron Shorter wrote:
> I'm looking for a solution to provide routing, "How do a I get from A to 
> B" for the US, and then possibly a few other countries.
> Ideally, I'd like to use an Open Source routing engine. Does one exist? 
> Is anyone else looking into this problem? I've found the "Tiger Mapping 
> and Routing Server" http://sumitbirla.com/software/tmrs.php but this 
> project seems very immature.

PGDijkstra (routing engine) is available for postgis, but I don't believe the tiger data has enough info to do accurate routing.  Someone else may be able to clarify here.

Regards,
Tim
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