[OSM-dev] Daily Planet.osm

Schuyler Erle schuyler at nocat.net
Mon Apr 30 06:50:16 BST 2007


* On 29-Apr-2007 at  7:11PM PDT, Nick Hill said:
> 
> I floated this as an idea a few months ago. I suppose it boils down
> to:
> 
> Where is a daily dump useful, where a weekly dump is not? And is a
> daily dump likely to lead to an overall benefit to OSM?

With all due respect, I think that, as a matter of principle, the more
people can get immediate access to the latest OSM data, the more we
can hope that they will use OSM. Instant gratification is typically of
huge benefit to collaborative projects. Is there a technical reason
why not?

SDE




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