[OSM-legal-talk] I want my access back

andrzej zaborowski balrogg at gmail.com
Thu Aug 11 08:31:41 BST 2011

> On Wed, Aug 10, 2011 at 05:07:15PM +0200, Robert Kaiser wrote:
>> If all your contributions can be considered CC0/PD, then you grant
>> all right to everybody who wants to use the data, so your statements
>> are definitely in conflict with themselves. Nobody in our friendly
>> OSM community can help your resolve the problem of not agreeing with
>> yourself. ;-)

PD is only compatible in the sense that another person can take the
data and upload it to OSM.  But you don't have a contract with the
OSMF and so you can't upload it yourself.

For the record CC-By-SA is compatible with the new Contributor Terms
much like public domain is.


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