[OSM-talk] Wiki: chriscf vandalism

Russ Nelson russ at cloudmade.com
Sat Jan 31 17:04:55 GMT 2009

> Nop schrieb:
>> - Newbie is enthusiastic, wants to contribute and studies the Wiki
>> - After a little mapping, he has an idea, finds the proposal system  
>> and
>> spends a lot of time working out a nice proposal, discussing and
>> refining it
>> - Then comes the point he finds out that all this work doesn't mean  
>> a damn.

Is there any voluntary community in which this does not happen?  There  
will always be people who have good ideas who are unable to convince  
other people of the correctness of their ideas.  See, for example,  

Russ Nelson - http://community.cloudmade.com/blog - http://wiki.openstreetmap.org/User:RussNelson
russ at cloudmade.com - http://openstreetmap.org/user/RussNelson

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