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Version 0.5.x of Maps supports static maps for OSM. Static maps are maps in the form of plain images, in contrast to dynamic maps, which reside in a JavaScript mapping API, and allow you to interact in various ways. Working with static maps has several advantages over dynamic maps, including the fact that users don't need to have a client that support JavaScript to view the map.

You can specify whether a map should be static with the 'static' parameter, and if the user should be able to activate it by clicking it, so it turns into a dynamic map, with the 'activatable' parameter. You can find several examples of static maps here.

This feature has currently been disabled, and is not available in Maps 0.6.x or later. It's unknown when it will be re-enabled.