[Osmf-talk] Share Alike images

Elizabeth Dodd edodd at medemail.com.au
Mon Dec 7 22:24:45 UTC 2009


On Tue, 8 Dec 2009, Matija Nalis wrote:
> On Mon, Dec 07, 2009 at 09:59:19AM +0000, Tom Hughes wrote:
> > For electronic databases of map data it's primarily by contract - if you
> > go to Navteq or Teleatlas and ask to buy data for the UK roads or
> > whatever you will get presented with a voluminous license agreement to
> > sign first.
>
> How about if you buy a GPS device with a electronic map database, like
> Garmin ? I do not recall I've seen people signing any contracts when buying
> stuff like that ?

Garmin sat-nav
I can confirm that I did not sign any licence, I paid my money.
On start up the device tells me the copyright attached to the several maps now 
installed in it






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