[Talk-GB] Importing Website Data

Frederik Ramm frederik at remote.org
Mon Dec 18 16:14:39 UTC 2017


On 12/18/2017 03:09 PM, SK53 wrote:
> Personally, I'd also be chary of turning OSM into a repository of
> scraped data rather than one of surveyed geodata.

And more: the more imports you do, the more OpenStreetMap becomes an IT
project where computer nerds script, collect, convert, conflate, and
interpolate away, instead of a project where all sorts of people from
all walks of life contribute their knowledge.

I think we're not an IT project, and that's good.


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