[OSM-dev] osmarender (c) username or openstreetmap

Robert Hart bathterror at gmail.com
Tue Sep 11 09:50:40 BST 2007

On 11/09/2007, Shaun McDonald <shaun at shaunmcdonald.me.uk> wrote:
> Hi,
> When you zoom into osmarender maps, such as:
> http://www.openstreetmap.org/?
> lat=55.939440812092485&lon=-3.2547893202871676&zoom=17&layers=0BF
> you get a strange (c) and the username of the person who last edited
> it or openstreetmap, if they are anonymous.
> Is this intended as an easy way to find out who last edited something?

This is off topic for dev and has been discussed heavily on talk.
short version, it's a demonstration that it is possible to produce a
map that is actually attributed to the actual authors.

Robert Hart

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