[OSM-talk] Serious consideration of "Newbie Editor"

silversurfer silversurfer at oleco.net
Sat Feb 27 11:17:21 GMT 2010

I have just tried the editor, added a kiosk name, entered my account  
information and saved. A look at JOSM revealed that it indeed works.

I think it would be great if the newbie editor would also work on mobile  
phones / smartphones. I think these devices will get more and more  
important. Perhaps browser-based. With the same user experience.


On Thu, 25 Feb 2010 23:03:40 +0100, Roy Wallace <waldo000000 at gmail.com>  

> On Fri, Feb 26, 2010 at 7:11 AM, silversurfer <silversurfer at oleco.net>  
> wrote:
>> There is a similar concept on http://ae.osmsurround.org/. It is called  
>> OSM
>> Amenity Editor.
> Wow, that's great! How did I not know about this editor? :S
> Liz, how does this compare to what you had in mind? Too simple? I
> think it would be very handy to add the ability to name/rename roads,
> but other than that, this looks great... I only had a quick look -
> does hitting "Save" actually save the changes to OSM?

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