[OSM-dev] Cloudmade routing for OSM rails_port site.

Nick Black nickblack1 at gmail.com
Thu Apr 30 17:44:42 BST 2009

On Thu, Apr 30, 2009 at 1:55 PM, Stefan de Konink <stefan at konink.de> wrote:

> Nick Black wrote:
>> Do we really think that having routing from a non-open source will hurt
>> OSM more than it will benefit OSM?
> ...since there is an open source initiative build from the community, then
> it will hurt that alternative by going closed.

I doubt it.  I reckon the different open source efforts would focus on
specialist routing - like making great bicycle routes that take into account
elevation for example, which CloudMade's routing is not specialized at.

> Stefan

Nick Black
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