[TYPO3-english] inspiring people to share your location

bernd wilke x00nsji02 at sneakemail.com
Sun Jun 28 19:53:02 CEST 2009

Am Sun, 28 Jun 2009 08:01:57 +0700 schrieb Andreas Becker:

> Open Street Map is much to abstract for our region to locate offices and
> people and therefore we don't use it either here! - Try to find the
> locations I posted on our google map in Open Street Map - they are
> simply not there as also here our road is missing - it is only visible
> in satellite view!

As you are such a big supporter of open source: why don't you support OSM 
and insert your streets in OSM?

> Simply check it out (Satellite and Map or Terrain View) and you will see
> the difference! Open Street Map might work nice in Locations like
> Germany or US but not here! Even Goggle street Map isn't working and
> often also Geolocation isn't working properly!

I have seen some regions of the world where OSM has better street-
information than google. As OSM is open: it's up to you to get better maps


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