0

Is there a way to get the history of a user as found on the OS maps

enter image description here

by using the OS maps API? https://api.openstreetmap.org/api/0.6/user/8566797

1 Answer 1

1

You can use the OSM API using changesets API endpoint

To illustrate for your user, you can use either:

You can browse aditional options mentioned in the first link provided

4
  • Thanks to @ThomasG77
    – Shana
    Feb 18, 2020 at 16:14
  • Looks like this call returns at most 100 changesets. Do you if you can change any parameters to get all the records?
    – Shana
    Feb 24, 2020 at 20:27
  • 1
    You may play with date help.openstreetmap.org/questions/23089/… but be careful or you will be banned for abuse. If you want more changesets related infos, you should consider using a PostGIS database using the following data and recipe to import into database wiki.openstreetmap.org/wiki/Changeset#Changeset_Dump
    – ThomasG77
    Feb 24, 2020 at 21:34
  • Great, thank you very much @ThomasG77
    – Shana
    Feb 24, 2020 at 21:47

Your Answer

By clicking “Post Your Answer”, you agree to our terms of service, privacy policy and cookie policy

Not the answer you're looking for? Browse other questions tagged or ask your own question.