How can I check the timeline of edits in a particular area? For example, I want to see the history of editing in X city or a selected polygon. Would be better if I can get access to the user list as well. TIA

asked 21 Sep '17, 15:49

Khan%20Zarin's gravatar image

Khan Zarin
11112
accept rate: 0%

2

I'm not sure about city/polygon specifically, but start here:

https://wiki.openstreetmap.org/wiki/Quality_assurance#Monitoring_Tools

The history will give you changeset id's, then you can look up the author information of each changeset.

(21 Sep '17, 20:32) dsh4

hi, does it need some programming language?

(23 Sep '17, 23:11) Khan Zarin

The whodidit-tool is my favourite to see what's going on in an area

http://simon04.dev.openstreetmap.org/whodidit/

  1. Browse to your area
  2. Click get RSSlink
  3. Draw a box
  4. Click "RSS link" and you have a pretty feed to look at

It might be useful to filter your own user at this is usually boring to look at (put "-USERNAME" in the user-box.

permanent link

answered 23 Sep '17, 22:15

FredrikLindseth's gravatar image

FredrikLindseth
755132333
accept rate: 13%

Thanks a lot, Fredrik Lindseth! I wasnt able to see the timeline but it did share some other useful information :)

(23 Sep '17, 23:11) Khan Zarin

In JOSM is button 'History' in 'Selection' dialog. There you can see all edits for selected element

permanent link

answered 22 Sep '17, 13:42

juhanjuku's gravatar image

juhanjuku
21112
accept rate: 0%

Thnaks juhanjuku!

(23 Sep '17, 23:11) Khan Zarin
Your answer
toggle preview

Follow this question

By Email:

Once you sign in you will be able to subscribe for any updates here

By RSS:

Answers

Answers and Comments

Markdown Basics

  • *italic* or _italic_
  • **bold** or __bold__
  • link:[text](http://url.com/ "title")
  • image?![alt text](/path/img.jpg "title")
  • numbered list: 1. Foo 2. Bar
  • to add a line break simply add two spaces to where you would like the new line to be.
  • basic HTML tags are also supported

Question tags:

×44
×1

question asked: 21 Sep '17, 15:49

question was seen: 3,981 times

last updated: 23 Sep '17, 23:11

powered by OSQA