[OSM-talk] what happens to an OSM account if the user dies

Bryce Nesbitt bryce2 at obviously.com
Wed Apr 8 16:34:45 UTC 2015


On Wed, Apr 8, 2015 at 4:26 AM, maning sambale <emmanuel.sambale at gmail.com>
wrote:

> Sad news that my friend and OSM contributor died from a vehicular accident.
> I'm curious, what happens to an OSM user account if this happens?
>

Likely the account just sits with no activity.
There's some risk it could be "hacked" one day, but ultimately there are
many many inactive accounts.
-------------- next part --------------
An HTML attachment was scrubbed...
URL: <http://lists.openstreetmap.org/pipermail/talk/attachments/20150408/af4673cc/attachment.html>


More information about the talk mailing list