[Osmf-talk] Actually the OSM community already has a "Code of Conduct"

Eugene Alvin Villar seav80 at gmail.com
Mon Dec 4 11:23:26 UTC 2017

On Mon, Dec 4, 2017 at 6:16 PM, Christoph Hormann <chris_hormann at gmx.de>

> Since we are quoting OSM wiki pages - actually the OSM community already
> has a code of conduct:
> https://wiki.openstreetmap.org/wiki/Good_practice
> Note though the first paragraph:
> "Nobody is forced to obey them, nor will OSM ever force any of its
> mappers to do anything. There might be cases where these guidelines
> don't apply, or even contradict each other."
> That is the spirit of the OpenStreetMap project i started contributing
> five years ago.

To be clear, the Good practice wiki page is primarily about good practices
and general guidelines in mapping. It is not primarily about good behavior
in various communication channels, which a CoC is intended to address
(among other things).
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