[HOT] HOT Digest, Vol 28, Issue 18

Jaakko Helleranta.com jaakko at helleranta.com
Thu Jun 21 18:29:59 BST 2012

Upload early, upload often...

... or even better: always download the data in the area you are submitting
data for
-- unless you are very shure no one is working on it at the same time.

In any case I _always_ advice people to check the areas you have mapped
after you have uploaded (update data in JOSM, check the map a day, two or
few after to see that nothing's fucked up as per what the rendering shows,


On Thu, Jun 21, 2012 at 1:17 PM, Séverin MENARD <severin.menard at gmail.com>wrote:

> But in this case you take the risk someone else is also editing these
> other box/grids/squares in the same time. And finally we get these
> duplicates you noticed :)
> Severin
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>> Date: Thu, 21 Jun 2012 14:34:51 +0100
>> From: Big Fat Frog <bigfatfrog67 at gmail.com>
>> To: hot at openstreetmap.org
>> Subject: Re: [HOT] for all list members
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>> BTW on the subject of editing grids, personally I don't always stay in
>> the box, if I'm mapping a river or road then I'll follow it to it's
>> logical or prectical conclusion, also any polygons I will complete even
>> if they take me further a field.  I see no benefit in adding incomplete
>> data in the db.
>> Jonathan
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