[OSM-dev] IP limit issue when doing mapping parties on a network with NAT

Tom Hughes tom at compton.nu
Mon Dec 12 15:40:36 GMT 2011


On 12/12/11 15:25, Richard Fairhurst wrote:

> Tom Hughes wrote:
>> I'm afraid not. Nobody is working on this as far as I know.
>
> Dumb question: what would be required for someone to work on this? What
> would need to be changed?

Well the only proposal I'm aware of is to add support for authenticated 
downloads so that (a) we can charge downloads to a user id rather than 
an IP address and (b) we can consider giving logged in users a higher 
quota than anonymous users.

Tom

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