[OSM-dev] Tile usage without proper identification
Manuel.Spam at nurfuerspam.de
Tue Aug 23 14:45:26 UTC 2016
On 08/12/2016 01:14 PM, Paul Norman wrote:
> The usage policy for tile.openstreetmap.org requires that users send a
> valid user-agent, or, in the case of a web browser, a HTTP Referer.
> Ops are looking into automatically rate limiting clients violating this
> part of the policy.
Please don't use a too strict rate limiting for the case that no HTTP
Referrer is sent at all.
For privacy reasons all my browsers don't send a Referrer.
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