[OSM-dev] unmodified objects being uploaded?

Brent Easton b.easton at exemail.com.au
Sat Sep 29 06:38:42 BST 2007

>> Looking at the history for some objects show that they have been
>> uploaded multiple times even tough there are no obvious changes
>This could be done easily with JOSM :
>- select 2 ways, a secondary and a primary one
>- JOSM display "highway:<different>"
>- modify the highway tag two have both way primary
>- clic upload
>Only one way is really modified, but JOSM will upload the both.

No, JOSM will only upload the two ways with the new list of segments, it does not re-upload the indivual nodes and segments if they have not been changed.
Brent Easton                       
University of Western Sydney                                   
Email: b.easton at uws.edu.au

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