[Talk-GB] Idiot in area of Kielder Water

80n 80n80n at gmail.com
Wed Apr 30 12:18:29 BST 2008

On Wed, Apr 30, 2008 at 11:58 AM, Tom Hughes <tom at compton.nu> wrote:

> In message <8fcd02310804300345s5eeba8eex345e61dcfc6a17d9 at mail.gmail.com>
>         80n80n at gmail.com wrote:
> > The username is Applewach not Applewatch.
> No it isn't... We have no user called Applewach in the database
> but we do have one called Applewatch, and that is who JOSM reports
> created that inventive addition to the UK motorway network.
> > The full extent of his handiwork can be got here:
> > http://www.informationfreeway.org/api/0.5/*[osm:user=Applewach]<http://www.informationfreeway.org/api/0.5/*%5Bosm:user=Applewach%5D>
> The only thing I can think is that the user changed their name
> and xapi has the old one still?

Generally xapi will have the username that was used at the time that the
edit was originally made.  This is all that's available in the Osmosis

I suppose the username could be synchronised from a planet dump

Any chance of providing the user Id as well as the name?


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