[OSM-talk] Edit war, Mitrovica

Gent Thaçi gentthaqi at gmail.com
Sat Apr 9 22:19:23 BST 2011


This is true, because of our political issue with Kosovo and Serbia
they keep attacking us also on OpenStreetMap by removing whole cities
or small parts which we find out later.

On 09/04/2011, Elizabeth Dodd <edodd at billiau.net> wrote:
>
> Mitrovica is in Kosovo.
> Kosovo and Serbia do not agree on Kosovo's independence.
>
> A particular mapper has deleted the city of Mitrovica from OSM (most
> edit wars change the names). It is alleged [#flossk] that this is the
> second time.
>
> http://www.openstreetmap.org/?lat=42.876398563385&lon=20.8690881729126&zoom=14
>
> I am neither Serb nor Kosovar.
> Name changing is understandable, but deliberately removing streets etc
> is vandalism.
>
> I am asking openly for the mapper to revert the edit right now, but I
> have already notified a member of the data working group because I
> believe this to be a serious transgression.
>
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