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KML Export

Last version: 1.2.0
License: GPL
Languages: PHP
Status: Active

KML Export is a MediaWiki extension that generates KML files for Google Earth from content in article pages. Users add templates to article pages with geographic coordinates (placemarks) of the subject on the article; the extension provides a special page that scans the articles that contains the placemarks and generates a single KML file, with links leading back to the wiki.


The current stable version of KML Export is 1.2.0, released April 14th, 2007. As of this version, KML Export has the following features:

  • Hierarchically arrange placemarks in folders through wiki categories
  • Generates KML 2.1 markup
  • Caches parsed placemarks from articles