[Imports] Import of buildings heights in Montpellier, France

Pavel Machek pavel at ucw.cz
Sat Dec 9 17:19:34 UTC 2017


On Tue 2017-10-31 23:17:58, Tobias Knerr wrote:
> On 31.10.2017 22:52, Vincent Frison wrote:
> > The data sources are Digital Elevation Models (terrain + surface) which
> > are available on the open data portal of the city of Montpellier.
> 
> For my 3D rendering projects, I'd love more building height data. But
> the fact that this data source is ODbL-licensed (according to your wiki
> page) makes importing it a bad idea.

So you are proposing a system where we can't even import ODbL licensed data?

That's pretty stupid, right?

> In the past, government data sources have sometimes granted an explicit
> permission to use their data for contributing to OSM, not limited to a
> particular license. Is there any chance for such an solution in Montpellier?

Is there chance to forget about this relicensing stupidity?

Getting 3rd party entities to agree to ODbL is bad enough... Give us data
and we can relicense any way we want is no-go.
									Pavel
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