[Talk-us] Moving historic railroad ways from OSM to OpenHistoricalMap

Eric Christensen eric at christensenplace.us
Thu Apr 2 14:14:20 UTC 2015


On , EthnicFood IsGreat wrote:
> It's apparent to me that consensus will never be reached on whether
> or not abandoned railroads belong in OSM (at least the way it is
> currently configured), given the strong feelings on both sides of the
> issue.  That's why I think moving them to OHM is a good compromise.  I
> don't like it, but I would rather do that than see this data lost
> forever.  At least in OHM, the data still lives, and can always be
> moved back to OSM later if a solution to the problem of historic
> features can be found.

+1

--Eric



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