[OSM-talk] Where have all the contributors gone?

Kenneth Gonsalves lawgon at au-kbc.org
Wed Dec 31 05:11:32 GMT 2008


On Tuesday 30 Dec 2008 10:59:15 pm Juan Lucas Dominguez Rubio wrote:
> there are lots of people in the first world mapping even the most
> irrelevant buildings in their villages, while in the third world there are
> large cities with good Yahoo imagery and nobody mapping them. Sad, isn't it

what is sad about it? In India only the very big cities have yahoo imagery - 
and work is going on fairly well there. The rest of the country is a big 
blank, and GPS instruments are not all that affordable. As the price falls, 
things will improve.

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Kenneth Gonsalves
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NRC-FOSS
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