[buddypress-trac] [BuddyPress Trac] #5502: Custom xprofile field: Address

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Tue Apr 1 22:01:25 UTC 2014

#5502: Custom xprofile field: Address
 Reporter:  sooskriszta  |       Owner:
     Type:  enhancement  |      Status:  new
 Priority:  normal       |   Milestone:  Future Release
Component:  XProfile     |     Version:
 Severity:  normal       |  Resolution:
 Keywords:               |

Comment (by boonebgorges):

 Thanks for the link to the cities database. Unfortunately it's labeled CC-
 BY-SA, which is not compatible with the GPL.

 I've got to emphasize that I do *not* want the BP team to be responsible
 for maintaining an up-to-date database of countries/regions/states/cities.
 It's complicated, and outside our core expertise, and potentially
 controversial (is Sevastapol in Russia or Ukraine?). So, while 300x50
 doesn't sound terrible on the surface, I think it's an understatement of
 the amount of work that'll actually be necessary. If we can't find a
 compatible license or totally non-commercial service, I think this is a

 I know you don't like to hear this :) but it may well be that this is a
 task best suited for a plugin.

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