[OSM-dev] User preference for editor

Chris Browet cbro at semperpax.com
Thu Apr 30 16:32:20 BST 2009

> Adding the ability to set an alternate default editor is certainly
> reasonable, though at the moment the target audience for that is likely
> to be pretty small as the only real alternative at the moment is JOSM
> with the remote control plugin which will present a pretty ugly user
> interface that will fail in a rather messy way if you don't have JOSM
> running with the remote control plugin enabled.

What about a custom mime type for a file containing pertinent info (i.e. the
bbox, I guess)?
or a custom protocol ("osm://")?

Just thinking aloud...

- Chris -
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