[OSM-talk] Openstreetbugs source code

Kyle Gordon kyle at lodge.glasgownet.com
Fri Feb 20 15:57:04 GMT 2009


Tom Hughes wrote:
> Steve Hill wrote:
>
>   
>> I find OSB very useful (especially with the JOSM plugin), but I'd be 
>> really interested to know what the rationale is behind having a separate 
>> database rather than storing the bugs as nodes in OSM itself?
>>     
>
> Haven't we discussed that about a hundred times before...
>
> The simple answer is that it's a bad plan - bugs are not map data.
>
> I'm all for having the geo-bugs in the main database, in fact I would 
> much prefer that, but they should be in a separate table.
>
> Tom
>
>   
Now that sounds like a fabulous idea :-)

Kyle

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