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@Spammers not welcome here@ 4 months ago

The problem has now been fixed. Please refresh.

All site visitors were being presented using the same IP address due to a change at hosting ISP. A spammer was blocked and everyone was blocked due to the IP address conflict.

New MapRoulette about to be launched! 4 months ago

Awesome. Bring it on.

Floodhack, OKFN maker night, Ye Olde Mitre 5 months ago

The "photo sphere": https://picasaweb.google.com/102605996911555269538/OSMLondonMeet?noredirect=1#5986250506984162866

strange french message Explain please! 6 months ago

It is a message to say the map tile is not (yet) available. The server which renders the map for the Humanitarian style is likely overloaded. OpenStreetMap has had a large traffic increase over the last few days. Server resources are under pressure.

Lost city in Darfur 6 months ago

Link back to HN discussion of this thread: https://news.ycombinator.com/item?id=7033562

Poor man's rendering 7 months ago

Eeeeek

Haiyan 8 months ago

You have disabled the data layer. On the layers click the eye icon on the data layer.

Why so many old, unresolved bugs in Mapnik? about 1 year ago

It is already up at http://orm.openstreetmap.org/ for testing. Once testing is done in a week or 3 it'll go live.

Why so many old, unresolved bugs in Mapnik? about 1 year ago

Watch this for the answer: Putting the Carto into OpenStreetMap Cartography - Andy Allan

google google google about 1 year ago

I setup the mediawiki instance we use for wiki.osm.org... We originally used an alternative to ReCaptcha but I was asked to switch as it wasn't compatible with screen-readers. I'd gladly switch to something else.

Test over 1 year ago

Yeah!

Over 32 bits over 1 year ago

Rendering is back. Nominatim also had a hick.

Hack Weekend at the ODI over 1 year ago

'twas a great weekend.

suspended? over 1 year ago

openstreetmap.la is not registered or managed by the OpenStreetMap sysadmin or OSM Foundation.

Sydney redacted almost 2 years ago

Looking a lot better now. :)

First Post :-) over 2 years ago

No.. it is an existing feature. Data working group members have it. http://www.openstreetmap.org/user_blocks

Introducing Team Surrey over 2 years ago

11th Feb works for me.

Introducing Team Surrey over 2 years ago

Brilliant. So when are we having an on-the-ground mapping party? :)

Advertisements over 2 years ago

Yes, there is a system to deal with these semi-automatically. Occasionally some are missed, best to add them here: http://wiki.openstreetmap.org/wiki/Spam

Albi, the racist (not anymore) dragon over 2 years ago

Yes. Albi is named after the (not any more) racist dragon from Flight of the Conchords. The names are just in jest.