[OSM-legal-talk] Putting simple scripts in the Wiki without violating CC BY-SA 2.0

SwiftFast swiftfast at gmx.com
Tue Sep 19 05:14:24 UTC 2017


I have a bot[1]. I'd like to publish its scripts. A versioning  system
like GIT would be overkill, because the scripts are short and rarely
changing.

I'm not a lawyer, and I have some questions:

1. Suppose I don't state any license, would that implicitly the same
license of the wiki itself?[2]

2. Can I explicitly state a license such as MIT/Apache/GPL? Would any
of those licenses conflict with the license of the Wiki itself?

Thanks!

[1] https://wiki.openstreetmap.org/wiki/User:SwiftFast#SwiftFast_bot
[2] https://wiki.openstreetmap.org/wiki/Wiki_content_license



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