[OSM-dev] Addressable maps & updated URL?

Tom Hughes tom at compton.nu
Thu Oct 4 11:28:19 BST 2007


In message <A353C62A-4F21-4CA9-8C44-9E946AF0D16F at shaunmcdonald.me.uk>
        Shaun McDonald <shaun at shaunmcdonald.me.uk> wrote:

> On 28 Sep 2007, at 16:17, Maarten Deen wrote:
>
>> Martijn van Oosterhout wrote:
>>
>>> But the URL on the View button is, you can copy that and it works
>>> fine.
>>
>> I didn't know that? That sure needs to be mentioned somewhere.
>
> Most people know what "Permalink" is, thus that is a better text to
> use for the link.

No, it isn't. The fact that it produces a permalink is just a side
effect - it's principle purpose is to switch to viewing the map and
so that is it's name.

Tom

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