[OSM-legal-talk] [OSM-talk] The OSM licence: where we are, where we're going
richard at systemeD.net
Thu Jan 10 12:27:34 GMT 2008
> I don't know much legally but...
Oh, I don't know, you seem to have summed it up pretty nicely there. :)
> If I'm right then compatibility isn't quite as much as an issue as the
> discussion has made me think.
As Abi says, Wikipedia's current policy allows any "free" images to be
used, and if they move to CC-BY-SA that will be explicitly permitted
under its Collective Work clause.
So whatever happens, Wikipedia and similar projects will always be
able to use OSM maps.
(follow-ups to legal-talk, he says forlornly)
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