The frontend runs standalone as website and will request data from a separate Nominatim API running on http://localhost:80/nominatim/ (configurable, see below).
Download a stable release from https://github.com/osm-search/nominatim-ui/releases. For technical background, how to develop and create a release see CONTRIBUTE.md file at https://github.com/osm-search/nominatim-ui/.
Starting the frontend
You can either
distdirectory in your browser.
if you have Python installed (part of the Nominatim API server installation):
- start webserver
python3 -m http.server 8765
- open http://localhost:8765/ in your browser
start a webserver using (Big list of http static server one-liners) or configure Apache, nginx or other webservers to serve the
You can customize your installation by creating and editing
dist/theme/config.theme.js which allows you to override the default values provided by
dist/config.default.js. See the
config.theme.js.example in the same directory for examples.
dist/theme/ directory also contains files make it easy to set a different
logo image, colors, welcome and help text.
The source code is available under a GPLv2 license.