[OSM-legal-talk] ODbL and publishing source data
richard at systemed.net
Mon Nov 28 09:50:16 GMT 2011
Frederik Ramm wrote:
> I think that anything said until here will not be disputed by Richard
Indeed not. :)
> the bit that *can* be disputed is whether or not it is permissible
> to label your resulting image a database and then not release
> the database behind it.
Yep. I read the EU Database Directive as expressly saying images are not
databases: "an audiovisual, cinematographic, literary or musical work as
such does not fall within the scope of this Directive". But as ever, IANAL.
> That, however, would have the consequence that you have to
> share the image itself, which would not be the case under the
> "Produced Works" provision.
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