[OSM-talk] Could/should editors detect/disallow huge changeset bboxes?

Dave F davefoxfac63 at btinternet.com
Sat Jun 13 00:24:38 UTC 2020



On 12/06/2020 23:00, 80hnhtv4agou--- via talk wrote:
>
>     Friday, June 12, 2020 10:20 AM -05:00 from James
>     <james2432 at gmail.com>:
>     No they shouldn't, mapping roads in northern Canada, your bbox can
>     become quite large quickly as mapping logging roads/dirt roads is
>     quick and easy, but span over multiple kms
>
> If the satellite view (imagery) in my local area is 7 mouths old +, 
> why would anybody want me to edit in theirs backyard ?
>

If *you* think the source data isn't accurate enough, then *you* should 
decide not use that data.

DaveF
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