[talk-au] [Talk-au] Change of Author?

Franc Carter franc.carter at gmail.com
Sun Nov 25 08:50:44 GMT 2007


Tracking authors from just the Copyright doesn't last very long ;-(, I am
credited
with large slabs of work that is others (Michael Collinson . . .) because I
did
a lot of cleanup in Sydney before the 0.5 change.

Incremental improvements make it really hard to follow this sort of thing.

On Nov 25, 2007 7:37 PM, Liz <edodd at billiau.net> wrote:

> On Sat, 24 Nov 2007, Michael Lenser wrote:
> > Does anyone know why the author properties of openstreetmaps would
> change?
> > Large amounts of my many many hours of hard work is now credited to
> > another author  with no change to my original work. The "created_by"
> > tag has also changed from "JOSM" to "Potlatch alpha". Is this a bug
> > with Potlatch or a deliberate action by the user?
> >
> > Regards
> > Mike.
> >
>
> I modified the Dukes Highway by adding an intersection with Mallee Highway
> in
> JOSM.
> Now it says that I made the Dukes Highway with Potlatch alpha.
> sorry to whoever is the real author,
> but some of the 'bug' may reside on the server.
> Liz
>
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Franc
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