please implement server side tools to support position sharing

Bug #610750 reported by Timo Juhani Lindfors
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Bug Description

Currently (as of 0.99.4+debian3-1) using the position sharing mode sends my location to This is a wishlist bug for implementing the server side tools so that anyone could run their own position sharing service if they wish to do so (for example in a WLAN with no access to

Changed in foxtrotgps:
importance: Undecided → Wishlist
Changed in foxtrotgps:
status: New → Triaged
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Paul Wise (Debian) (pabs) wrote : FoxtrotGPS: location sharing

I think it would be better for FoxtrotGPS to support these:

 * the OpenStreetMap web APIs
 * XMPP XEP-0080 location-sharing extension

Anyone wanting to interface with a different server can support one or
both of those protocols.

PS: this item is mentioned in the roadmap:

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