[OSM-legal-talk] Can I buy some maps to draw my City?
Johann H. Addicks
addicks at gmx.net
Wed Sep 24 10:10:00 BST 2008
> And what about the source tag? Some special one? Or simply
> source=geoserwer.pl or better source=techmex s.a.?
If he want's an attribution inside our database, you have to
But if the topic is not already on the agenda or explicitly
unclear: Do not trigger the topic.
Otherwise you might create a wish like "i want the name of
my company on (all) maps drawn". (A thing we could not
assure as you put only data in a database, but the people
who render have their own individual rules.) As an "escape"
you could only offer him, that the name is drawn on several
maps you print out and/or use for a dedicated project...
But for that you would need somebody setting up a dedicated
mapnik/omarender with own ruleset. Or at least some KOSMOS
As you see, attribution may cause a lot of extra work. and
for the photos formerlyused to draw a map this might be
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