[OSM-talk] Getting 403-Forbidden from my app that WAS on sale onthe appstore
80n80n at gmail.com
Tue Mar 16 18:56:47 GMT 2010
Form the description of True Maps at
"- Search and Edit POI. True maps will allow you to search for specific
places of interest nearby and to even add your owns totally offline. Since
true maps will interact directly with openstreetmap your POI will also be
available to everyone!"
This seems like a bit of a dilemma. On the one hand we want a mass market
POI editing tool to capture all those long tail contributors, on the other
hand that's never going to happen if we block any prospective app as soon as
it starts to become popular.
On Tue, Mar 16, 2010 at 9:38 AM, Tom Hughes <tom at compton.nu> wrote:
> On 16/03/10 09:35, Andy Robinson (blackadder-lists) wrote:#
> > Then is some further discussion on the same for the API also required and
> > policy, perhaps similar to the format of tiles, established? There are
> > limits for an individual call still so presumably it's just an extension
> > that in words rather than an API limit?
> It's less about volume and more about what you're doing with the data
> where the map api is concerned.
> I mean obviously the intent is to limit the volume of calls, but we've
> tended to do that by saying that the point is that it should be used as
> part of an editing cycle where you are fetching data with the intention
> of changing it rather than just in order to use it in a read only way.
> Tom Hughes (tom at compton.nu)
> talk mailing list
> talk at openstreetmap.org
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