[OSM-talk] Sister Projects

Matthias Meisser digi_c at arcor.de
Wed Jul 6 20:42:56 BST 2011


Am 06.07.2011 20:17, schrieb John Smith:
> On 6 July 2011 22:03, Tobias Knerr<osm at tobias-knerr.de>  wrote:
>> >  M∡rtin Koppenhoefer wrote:
>>> >>  Why on earth should we give references to proprietary data projects
>>> >>  like mapmaker in our wiki?
>> >
>> >  Including it in the list gives us a chance to link to
>> >  http://wiki.openstreetmap.org/wiki/Google_map_maker
>> >  and explain why people should*not*  choose GMM instead of OSM.
> And why would that be, because the new CTs are similar to google and
> people don't really have to share back, just like google isn't really
> sharing...
Come on this is just a style discussion on wiki pages, nothing 
political. To me it sounds good to point to other projects and may be to 
compare there pros/cons.

cya
Matthias



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