[OSM-talk] API down?

Tom Hughes tom at compton.nu
Tue Aug 7 11:12:06 BST 2007


In message <yekk5s7r7m3.fsf at dellow.uk.cyberscience.com>
        Tom Hughes <tom at compton.nu> wrote:

> In message <200708071021.15698.nick at hogweed.org>
>         Nick Whitelegg <nick at hogweed.org> wrote:
>
>> Not getting any response from a tiny, almost data free area:
>>
>> download: 
>> http://www.openstreetmap.org/api/0.4/map?bbox=-1.9835831356209201,51.024060847080605,
>> -1.9328036515567248,51.05269302376382
>>
>> Any attention needed?
>
> The API was being swamped by some joker in Spain making API 0.3 requests...

Actually, that's not entirely true... There was a database lock
blocking all the real API requests and as a result the only ones
that I could see in the log were the API 0.3 ones that were being
bounced.

Tom

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