[Loadstone] Help please for uploading points to pointshare exchange

Adhimoolam Vetrivel Murugan vadhimoolam at gmail.com
Tue Jan 20 21:34:09 GMT 2009

Instead what you should do is to click on: "importer" after loging-on
to the point share web page. Also make sure that the appropriate text
coding is selected. E.G. UTF8.


On 17/01/2009, Kennydog <hurrikenny at slingshot.co.nz> wrote:
> Hi,
> I have setup Loadstone, gone around saving points to my cellphone, saved
> a couple of databases (for a couple of different towns I visit) and
> attempted to upload them to the exchange for others to use.
> I went to the database I wanted to export, followed the instructions to
> get it to the import/export area, managed to save it to my desktop on my
> computer, saved it as a txt file, and when I went to upload it to the
> exchange it said the following:
> Table 	New Entries 	Updated or unchanged
> point 	0 	0
> cell 	0 	0
> network 	0 	0
> relation 	0 	0
> w: (3) Permission denied for import of ...(my user id number)
> My username and password were fine as I was able to log in to attempt to
> upload it. I looked at the file and it had the following details:
> point name,latitude,longitude,accuracy,satellites,priority,userid,id
> Can anybody please tell me what I may have missed or what I am doing
> wrong? I really want to upload some NZ points and can't see what I've
> missed. The FAQ and message pages do not have a search function on them
> (so I am finding it difficult to find other people that may have had the
> same error message) etc. I have been around computers for years, and
> although I am fairly new to gps etc, I am finding the help files not
> detailed enough or too detailed in some cases. Perhaps, the help files
> could be listed under very basic headings (eg. troubleshooting for point
> uploading or how to upload. Step 1...Step 2... etc).
> Any help will be greatly appreciated.
> Thanks heaps
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