[Talk-ca] SOTM 2008: The State of The (Canada) Map

SteveC steve at asklater.com
Wed Jul 9 04:00:04 BST 2008


On 8 Jul 2008, at 19:48, James Ewen wrote:

> On Tue, Jul 8, 2008 at 8:21 PM, SteveC <steve at asklater.com> wrote:
>
>>> So, do you send these distant groups free GPS units? Do you attend
>>> these mapping parties? If so, how do you get there at no cost?
>>
>> I'm not going to tie myself to this 'no cost' thing as it seems to be
>> reductio ad absurdum
>
> Thank you... this was my point exactly... while it is pretty easy to
> say that you can walk around your block, and map that at "no cost"
> (after buying a GPS, and a computer, internet connection, etc), when
> it comes to mapping places further afield, there are costs that will
> be incurred.

You should include the cost of your breakfast, shoes, clothes, car,  
toothbrush, toothpaste... etc surely!?

Best

Steve





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