[OSM-dev] How to test against the API ?

Tom Hughes tom at compton.nu
Mon May 10 15:14:56 BST 2010

On 10/05/10 14:39, Iván Sánchez Ortega wrote:
> El día Monday 10 May 2010 15:19:45, sorel dijo:
>> I am wondering if I can test my code against this server :
>> *http://api06.dev.openstreetmap.org/* ?
>> Can I mess up on this server ? like transactions that modify datas ?
>> Or must I use something else ?
> The API dev servers hold a (old) copy of the main OSM DB, and any changes you
> make there won't have any effect on the main DB.

No they don't. They have a db that started off empty and has had random 
stuff added to it - they certainly don't have a mirror of the main db - 
that is huge!


Tom Hughes (tom at compton.nu)

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