Tools for improving web maps. The centerpiece of the code is a client implementation of the MBTiles interaction specification.
For full documentation of supported mapping APIs and how to use Wax see http://mapbox.github.com/wax.
There are three current development branches of Wax:
- 5.x supports Modest Maps 1.0.0-alpha2 and later, but supports the same API as 4.x
- 4.x supports Modest Maps 0.x, older versions of Modest Maps
To find more detail of what has changed in each version, consult
For end users, a minified library is already provided in
But for developers you can rebuild a minified library by running:
npm install --dev make
Wax currently includes three externals:
- Tom MacWright (tmcw)
- Young Hahn (yhahn)
- Will White (willwhite)