[OSM-legal-talk] The detrimental effects of database

John Smith deltafoxtrot256 at gmail.com
Wed Nov 23 19:43:15 GMT 2011


On 24 November 2011 05:09, Frederik Ramm <frederik at remote.org> wrote:
> But I think that the specific example under discussion here actually falls
> short of even this lowered bar. It is quite possible for me to grab a whole
> Way in JOSM and move it one metre to the left (which makes me the last
> editor of, potentially, hundreds of untagged nodes). I don't think that this

Which would be derived from cc-by-sa, so it'd still be under copyright.

> action would nullify the rights of the original contributor of the way, and

Perhaps you should test this theory by copying content from wikipedia,
indenting it to the left one metre.

Also placement of nodes aren't a fact, they are an interpretation of facts.



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