[OSM-talk] OSmosa.net run now.., contribution model

Frans Thamura frans at meruvian.org
Wed Dec 7 08:08:43 GMT 2011

> Frans, there have been other projects working with highschool students
> to map in OSM.  The problems and mistakes made can be cleaned up by
> the community and there are tools that the teacher could use to
> monitor who is doing what.  Since there is a user account associated
> with each student you could even associate their edits with a grade if
> you wanted to.

can give me the glue?

how to implement it here?


> Best,
> -Kate
> On Wed, Dec 7, 2011 at 6:17 AM, Erik Johansson <emj at kth.se> wrote:
>> On Tue, Dec 6, 2011 at 23:02, Frans Thamura <frans at meruvian.org> wrote:
>>> last month, all our server move to the heart of the IIX, so all people
>>> will access faster because only 1 hop from ISPs .
>> I understand that it will be faster to reach the server, that makes it
>> perfect for local tile server and planet extracts mirror, but I don't
>> see any technical/economical reasons for a local copy of the API for
>> uploading changesets.. Uploads of changesets to an unloaded API server
>> might be faster, but edit conflicts are going to drive you insane, so
>> unless it's 10x faster and 10x cheaper to use a local upload server
>> then don't do it.
>> Is it really slow to upload changesets from Indonesia?
>> --
>> /emj
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