[OSM-talk] Who deleted my ways / history not working?

Andy Robinson Andy_J_Robinson at blueyonder.co.uk
Thu Mar 15 00:51:11 GMT 2007

Frederik Ramm wrote:
>Sent: 15 March 2007 12:31 AM
>To: talk at openstreetmap.org
>Subject: [OSM-talk] Who deleted my ways / history not working?
>    I just found that some large forest areas I entered weeks ago have
>been deleted; the segments are still there, but the ways are gone. From
>an old savefile I found out two of the affected way IDs: 4252578 and
>When I try to access them manually through the API, I get a 404 Not Found:
>The requested URL /ruby/api/0.3/multi.rb was not found on this server.
>I guess that's the normal error message when something has been deleted?
>When I try to access a history
>(http://www.openstreetmap.org/api/0.3/way/4252578/history), I get a 500
>Internal Server Error (the same with existing ways). Is that a known
>bug? I checked the wiki API page, and it says that there is supposed to
>be a history function for ways.

Yes, it’s a known bug I'm afraid.



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