Re: [OLmws] multiple draggable with synchronised movement ?
- View Source--- In email@example.com, "Foteos Macrides" <fote@m...> wrote:
>> hi all,well, it seems that my question was not clear enough: I did not wanted
>> I had a look at http://maps.google.com/ and was wondering if it
>> is possible to do something like that with OL: the map is made of
>> lot of movable <div> with synchronised movement.
>> any idea ?
> That Google Maps page is interesting initially, but I found it too
> clunky and had not gone back to use it seriously. Perhaps if you
> elaborate on how you envision that DHTML popups might be used in
> conjunction with yoked draggable divs, I could find that kind of
> thing interesting again. :<) :<)
> What is typically done with DHTML popups in map contexts is to make
> the overall map image an HTML image map, and then have the various
> area tags associated with the image map invoke popups with blow-ups
> and/or relevant information. See:
> for examples of popups invoked via areas of an image map, though
> you'll need to use your imagination to envision it as a serious map
> and directions application instead of its present cartoon character.
to add popup on a moving <div> map but do the moving <div> with OL,
using multiple synchronized instance of movable popup... but after
thinking of it for a while, it does not seems to be a good idea and
that I need to do the moving <div> by hand
thx for your answer
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> > That Google Maps page is interesting initially, but I found it tooBTW, what do you dislike in Google maps ? how would you improve it ?
> > clunky and had not gone back to use it seriously. Perhaps if you
> > elaborate on how you envision that DHTML popups might be used in
> > conjunction with yoked draggable divs, I could find that kind of
> > thing interesting again. :<) :<)
- View Source----- Original Message -----From: Pierre BruSent: Tuesday, March 01, 2005 4:37 AMSubject: Re: [OLmws] multiple draggable <div> with synchronised movement ?<snip><snip>Well, it seems that my question was not clear enough: I did not wanted to add popup on a moving <div> map but do the moving <div> with OL, using multiple synchronized instance of movable popup... but after thinking of it for a while, it does not seems to be a good idea and that I need to do the moving <div> by hand
thx for your answer
BTW, what do you dislike in Google maps ? how would you improve it ?