[OSM-dev] 0.6 api - same story

SteveC steve at asklater.com
Tue May 6 08:52:13 BST 2008

On 5 May 2008, at 08:15, bvh wrote:
> On Sun, May 04, 2008 at 11:04:03PM +0100, Tom Hughes wrote:
>>> On Sun, May 04, 2008 at 09:27:42PM +0100, Tom Hughes wrote:
>>>> We only decided to rev the API at the hack weekend yesterday.
>>> Yes, that sums up the problem quite nicely.
>> Forgive me if I'm being thick, but what exactly is your point?
> My point is that if you are looking from the outside in, OSM is
> seemingly not really interested in communication that encourages
> casual development contribution.
> First, the hack weekend could have been announced on dev. Second,

This is mostly my fault I think. I didn't want 30 people coming down  
to sit around and debate tagging or vi/emacs. I'd wanted just a few  
core focused people to come so that we may actually get something  
done. In the end it was somewhere between the two extremes.



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