[talk-au] ODBL yet again, but from a pragmatic approach...

John Smith deltafoxtrot256 at gmail.com
Fri Jul 30 07:19:30 BST 2010


On 30 July 2010 16:16, Andrew Harvey <andrew.harvey4 at gmail.com> wrote:
> On Fri, Jul 30, 2010 at 3:54 PM, John Smith <deltafoxtrot256 at gmail.com> wrote:
>> If You have indicated to OSMF that you waive any rights in Your
>> Contents (dedication to the 'public domain'), OSMF will additionally
>> use or sub-license Your Contents under: the Public Domain Dedication &
>> License; or the Creative Commons CC0 waiver."
>
> So hopefully that would mean that for a contributor who agrees to
> public domain of their contents, then that would apply only to the
> edits not sourced by nearmap, or some other CC-BY-* licence.

That's going to be a very messy area to deal with, because it requires
people sourcing or attributing perfectly all the time.



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