Nov 17, 2021, 15:20:26 by lists.openstreetmap.ch@raphael. <mailto:email@example.com>:
> Recently? Or do you mean the steeper-than-average incline from ~end 2008
> to ~2016 / 2017?
Recently. The chronology tab for source=maxar and source=swisstopo SWISSIMAGE show an increase in early 2021.
Upon further inspection, it seems this is mostly due to two users ( ~90%+). Both of them created their accounts in 2010, which probably means that it is an old habit of theirs.
> How? Politely, and not only stating the rule / recommendation, but also
> its reason(s). Some will still be offended, but that's as hard to
> foresee as it is to avoid.
> Try to not let yourself be pulled into nasty arguments and stay polite
> even if others don't.
> The goal is not to convince everyone, but to inform those who'd
> willingly follow such a recommendation (at least if they understand its
> purpose) but simply didn't know or think about it, yet, or forgot to
> apply it.
Thank you for these pointers, much appreciated.
I will write a PM to the two aforementioned mappers sometime this week.