[OSM-legal-talk] Use of OSM data by the military and/or intelligence services

Iván Sánchez Ortega ivan at sanchezortega.es
Thu Feb 4 15:09:01 GMT 2010


El 04/02/2010 15:49, Martin Koppenhoefer escribió:
> AFAIK our current license offers our data for everyone who attributes
> correctly, but I'd like to raise the issue of malicious use of our
> data by governmental organisations. What do you thing about setting up
> a paragraph that prohibits the use of our data for military and
> intelligence services? Not that I'm hoping this would seriously
> prevent the use in case we have useful data to them, but still it
> would be a statement.

Go read points 5 and 6 of the DFSG: http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/DFSG


Stuff that the military is not allowed to use is not free stuff. Period.


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Iván Sánchez Ortega <ivan at sanchezortega.es>




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