Re: [OSM-dev] Use of OSM API for non-editing third party applications

2019-08-02 Thread Jóhannes Birgir Jensson
Jóhannes Birgir Jensson mailto:j...@betra.is)> Cc: dev Openstreetmap mailto:dev@openstreetmap.org)> Subject: Re: [OSM-dev] Use of OSM API for non-editing third party applications Now you are confusing authentication with authorisation. On 2 August 2019 10:07:19 BST, Tigerfell mailto:tigerfell-

Re: [OSM-dev] Use of OSM API for non-editing third party applications

2019-08-02 Thread Nick Whitelegg
the error "User does not exist". Nick From: Colin Smale Sent: 02 August 2019 10:15:45 To: dev@openstreetmap.org ; Tigerfell ; Jóhannes Birgir Jensson Cc: dev Openstreetmap Subject: Re: [OSM-dev] Use of OSM API for non-editing third party application

Re: [OSM-dev] Use of OSM API for non-editing third party applications

2019-08-02 Thread Colin Smale
Now you are confusing authentication with authorisation. On 2 August 2019 10:07:19 BST, Tigerfell wrote: >Not necessarily, the API calls >user/details >(https://wiki.openstreetmap.org/wiki/API_v0.6#Details_of_the_logged-in_user

Re: [OSM-dev] Use of OSM API for non-editing third party applications

2019-08-02 Thread Tigerfell
Not necessarily, the API calls user/details (https://wiki.openstreetmap.org/wiki/API_v0.6#Details_of_the_logged-in_user ) and user/preferences

Re: [OSM-dev] Use of OSM API for non-editing third party applications

2019-08-01 Thread Jóhannes Birgir Jensson
Hello Martin. I'm afraid you are confusing two different things. The relevant page for authentication is this one https://wiki.openstreetmap.org/wiki/OAuth (https://wiki.openstreetmap.org/wiki/OAuth) This is a totally different thing from the editing API. Cheers, Jói 1. ágúst 2019 kl.

Re: [OSM-dev] Use of OSM API for non-editing third party applications

2019-08-01 Thread Martin Koppenhoefer
sent from a phone > On 1. Aug 2019, at 16:21, Jóhannes Birgir Jensson wrote: > > I never read anything where it said that OSM-auth was only for editing. So I > have worked on the assumption that the answer would be yes, you can piggyback. it’s written here:

Re: [OSM-dev] Use of OSM API for non-editing third party applications

2019-08-01 Thread Nick Whitelegg
OK, many thanks for that - good to know that there's prior precedent. Thanks, Nick From: Jóhannes Birgir Jensson Sent: 01 August 2019 15:21:56 To: Nick Whitelegg ; dev Openstreetmap Subject: Re: [OSM-dev] Use of OSM API for non-editing third party

Re: [OSM-dev] Use of OSM API for non-editing third party applications

2019-08-01 Thread Jóhannes Birgir Jensson
My data quantifier concept tool does use OSM authentication for logins and does not edit OSM data (http://osm.hlidskjalf.is/ (http://osm.hlidskjalf.is/) ). I never read anything where it said that OSM-auth was only for editing. So I have worked on the assumption that the answer would be yes,

Re: [OSM-dev] Use of OSM API for non-editing third party applications

2019-08-01 Thread Simon Poole
There is a large amount of precedent, for example mapillary, maproulette and lots that I've forgotten. So the answer is likely that while the website-devs are not in love with it, it is perfectly acceptable. Simon Am 01.08.2019 um 13:52 schrieb Nick Whitelegg: > > Hi, > > > I'm just asking