[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>

> 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.
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