[OSM-dev] 0.6 - typo-cleaning

Christopher Schmidt crschmidt at metacarta.com
Wed May 7 17:20:06 BST 2008

On Wed, May 07, 2008 at 05:49:27PM +0200, Steven te Brinke wrote:
> If it's easy with the xapi, then it's not very difficult with JOSM 
> either. Just download the desired data using the xapi, open the file in 
> JOSM, edit it and upload the changes. Very easy and because the xapi 
> data is only about 6 minutes behind on the main api, you still have 
> quite good data. (I think 6 minutes is nearly nothing compared to the 
> average time I'm editing data after a download.)

This is one of the things that the 0.6 API will improve on, as osmxapi
is updated to know versions of objects: You'll be guarenteeed that a
given version hasn't changed by the API rejecting you if it has.  

Christopher Schmidt

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