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This page describes a historic artifact in the history of OpenStreetMap. It does not reflect the current situation, but instead documents the historical concepts, issues, or ideas.


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Usage

Use this template to mark historic artifacts in form of wiki pages worth archiving to make clear that the page is not current.

Template parameters

This template has custom formatting.

ParameterDescriptionTypeStatus
Aboutabout

Short intro to the subject

Default
empty
Example
This page contains models displaying the technical setup behind OpenStreetMap.
Auto value
empty
Unknownoptional
Impactimpact

note the impact of the feature here (also explain why it is worth achieving)

Default
empty
Example
This tool provided an easy way of editing OSM and resulted in a tenfold increase of edits (fictional example)
Auto value
empty
Unknownoptional
Reason_historicreason_historic

Provide an explaination why the content is definitely outdated and optionally what replaced it or why it is not state of the art anymore.

Default
empty
Example
The system was changed to accommodate current needs, a new documentation specifically for databases was created at Database.
Auto value
empty
Unknownoptional
Capturecapture

Provide an approximate time of the captured date, so the age of the content can be assessed.

Default
empty
Example
about 2006
Auto value
empty
Unknownoptional
Languagelang

Set a language code if not English or prefix in page title

Default
empty
Example
'de' in case of "Stuttgart" (German page content)
Auto value
empty
Stringoptional