[OSM-legal-talk] Maxspeed tags in Australia

Hendrik Oesterlin hendrikmail2002 at yahoo.de
Fri Jan 6 07:13:10 GMT 2012

"Nick Hocking" nick.hocking at gmail.com wrote on 05/01/2012 at 13:59:52 +1100
subject "[OSM-legal-talk] Maxspeed tags in Australia" :

> Would it be possible to have a version of the OSM licence
> change inspector which completely ignored tags of

> maxspeed
> source:maxspeed
> maxspeed:source

> whether for addition deletion or modification.

> This could be just for Australia.

> The reason is that in Australia an anonymous user has
> used a bot to add the maxspeed values for residential
> roads that did not already have them  (the vast majority).
> This user used its own account to do this and has declined
> the CT.  The values are often wrong anyway and it will be
> benificial for the data quality when these are finally
> purged.

There is the possibility to declare a changeset als OK (did not find
the wiki page where you can do it, but Frederick should be able do
tell you).

Maybe this is an existing possibility if there are not too many
changesets (<1000 ?)

Hendrik Oesterlin - email hendrikmail2002 at yahoo.de

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