[OSM-talk] Contacting OSM editors

Håkon Enger hakon.enger at fys.uio.no
Thu Aug 9 16:23:02 BST 2007


On Thu, 9 Aug 2007, Tom Hughes wrote:

> Personally http://www.openstreetmap.org/user/1000 would be my choice
> although even that could potentially conflict.

So make it http://www.openstreetmap.org/uid/1000, then, with no possible 
conflict between user/<screen name> and uid/<numeric id>. But still the 
API would have to tell us the numeric id of the anonymous users. To me, 
this does not seem to violate the user's privacy, does anybody disagree?

   Håkon


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