[sf-lug] need help getting proper geocode data for google maps
jim at well.com
Tue Jan 20 17:28:33 PST 2009
thank you, jesse.
i'm sure i'm ignorant of something about this:
* i bring up google in firefox
* on the google page i click maps
* on the maps page i enter 6157 geary boulevard, san francisco, ca
* i get a map that i expect
in the browser's address box is
alternately, in the address box of a new firebox
browser window i can type
and get the map i expect.
what did you do to get the results you sent?
On Tue, 2009-01-20 at 15:51 -0800, Jesse Zbikowski wrote:
> On Tue, Jan 20, 2009 at 2:38 PM, jim <jim at well.com> wrote:
> > how to get that data?
> Hi Jim, I don't know how the page author originally got that data for
> the old location, but it seems like what you might want to do is just
> regenerate the URL from Google Maps. That is, enter the address into
> Google Maps and copy the Link URL you get back:
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