[OSM-talk] WIWOSM is now activated at all Wikipedia languages
tim.alder at s2002.tu-chemnitz.de
Tue Jul 17 18:04:35 BST 2012
I activate now WIWOSM on all language versions of Wikipedia that
support the OSM-Gadget. But it's still
beta-status because it's not running on IE (we work on that.).
WIWOSM is a project to highlighting objects that are described in the
article by using the Wikipedia-Tag inside OSM.
It would be nice we you can help to make the Wikipedia-Tags more popular.
We have in the moment 168.000 Wikipedia-tags in OSM but nearly 2 Mio.
coordinates in Wikipedia, so there is a lot of work to do.
Important is that the Wikipedia-Tag contains the language and the
article. Later we can use this connection of both projects also for
To connect both projects we create two tools:
*Wikipedia-Plugin in JOSM
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