[Imports] Inserting OSM data

jamesmikedupont at googlemail.com jamesmikedupont at googlemail.com
Tue Mar 23 11:57:21 GMT 2010

On Tue, Mar 23, 2010 at 12:50 PM, Frederik Ramm <frederik at remote.org> wrote:

>  Jaak Laineste wrote:
> > 1) my inserted data (tag, node, relation, way - any of them) can be
> defined
> > as private, nobody else can not even see it.
> > 2) my data is protected - you can see, but not modify
> > 3) my data has group privacy/protection under my control: I can give
> view/
> > modify / delete permissions to specific users/groups
> These three are, in my opinion, not compatible with the spirit of OSM.
> If you want your own data, store it somewhere else ;-)

Yes, as soon as you license your data under CC-SA you are explicitly
allowing  people to modify it.
I think the whole idea of putting the data in osm is not just for making a
pretty picture, but for contributing data for others to build upon.

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