OSM Scout Server

OSM Scout Server can be used as a drop-in replacement for online map services providing map tiles, search, and routing. As a result, an offline operation is possible if the device has a server and map client programs installed and running.

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App ID:



Phone Compatibility:

5 of 5 Points, developed for mobile (ported from SailfishOS)

How to install:


There is no Debian package for this package yet.


Flathub: https://flathub.org/apps/details/io.github.rinigus.OSMScoutServer


# You will need to trust and add the flathub repo to flathub first
flatpak install flathub io.github.rinigus.OSMScoutServer


Known Issues

Automatic startup doesn't work, even if it's selected. Currently must be running (visible in the app switcher window) to serve maps. This will be changed eventually. (OSMScoutServer Issue) (osmscout-server seems to be properly invoked by puremaps 2021-07-07)