[OSM-talk] SOTM07 conference recordings - licensing issues
osm at bowvalleytechnologies.com
Fri Jul 20 22:42:30 BST 2007
Jon Burgess wrote:
> On Fri, 2007-07-20 at 18:20 +0100, J. Oates wrote:
>> There has been some discussion on the SOTM wiki talk page
>> about my choice of CC-BY-SA-NC licensing for the conference audio
>> recordings and whether straight CC-BY-SA would be more appropriate.
>> I admit that I chose CC-BY-SA-NC in a little haste as I was keen to
>> get on with the actual work of cleaning and uploading the files, and
>> did not spend much time considering the pros and cons.
>> I had thought that some of the conference speakers might object to
>> CC-BY-SA and that CC-BY-SA-NC would be the safest course. I should be
>> grateful for your opinions on the issue, and in particular would like
>> to hear from speakers who would be happy for me to change the licence
>> to CC-BY-SA for their particular recording. Jon Oates
> I'm currently converting the video tapes I recorded into a downloadable
> format. Could I extend the licensing question to those too?
> It looks like each 30 minute talks is going to be a ~500MB AVI file when
> I've finished. About 6GB in total for everything I managed to record. I
> don't know how I'm going to make them available yet. Either a download
> site somewhere or maybe a torrent. Any suggestions are welcome.
Either way I can offer up a server to help distribute from or to seed if
you decide to go the torrent route.
What codec are you using on the video? 500mb for 30 mins seems quite
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