[OSM-legal-talk] CC-BY 4.0 and rights holder(s) explicit statement

Simon Poole simon at poole.ch
Fri Mar 17 16:25:09 UTC 2017


See https://blog.openstreetmap.org/2017/03/17/use-of-cc-by-data/


Am 06.02.2017 um 22:32 schrieb Simon Poole:
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> On 06.02.2017 09:55, Erno Mäkinen wrote:
>> Hi,
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>> For example, for the CC-BY 3.0 Unported license the ODbL
>> Compatibility in the OSM wiki states that it "is ODbL compatible if
>> rights holder(s) explicitly states in writing that credit on
>> the Contributors
>> <https://wiki.openstreetmap.org/wiki/Contributors> page is sufficient
>> to fulfil attribution requirements including downstream use in works
>> derived from OSM".
> There is no licence compatibility page published by the OSMF.
>>
>> I am wondering, though "status of CC-BY 4.0 is still under
>> consideration by the LWG", if the statement for the CC-BY 3.0
>> Unported license is still true for the CC-BY 4.0 International license.
> The LWG is in the process of issuing guidance on CC BY 4.0 as the page
> correctly states. It has not previously made any statement outside of
> that it hasn't made a statement on the suitability of CC BY 4.0 as an
> input licence for OSM. That is the current state of affairs.
>
> Simon
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>> -- 
>> Erno Mäkinen
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