[talk-au] Fwd: [OSM-dev] To OSM editor authors ...
mhampson at fastmail.com.au
Wed Apr 6 13:09:29 BST 2011
So is Phase 4 the end for those that don't agree? What happens to the
data if we don't agree? and the data built on top of that data?
I have read what I could about the new Contributor Terms and I get the
drift about the CC-BY-SA and ODbL. Just not sure about the OSMF bit.
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On 6/04/2011 7:31 PM, John Smith wrote:
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> From: Michael Collinson<mike at ayeltd.biz>
> Date: 6 April 2011 19:08
> Subject: [OSM-dev] To OSM editor authors ...
> To: dev at openstreetmap.org
> ... the License Working Group intends implementing Phase 3 of the
> license change implementation plan . This involves blocking edits
> with HTTP "Forbidden" messages until the individual contributor has
> Accepted/Declined the new terms by logging in manually via browser at
> http://www.openstreetmap.org. The text of the message will explain the
> reason. This will happen Real Soon Now, I hope within the next few
> days. We will give at least 48 hours notice on the main Talk and other
> mailing lists of the exact date/time.
> Please would you check that your editor software has some mechanism
> for your users.
> For clarity:
> - This will only affect (77,000) contributors who registered before
> May 2010 and who have not accepted the new terms as part of the
> voluntary re-licensing program.
> - Once a contributor has Accepted/Declined the new terms, they may
> continue editting normally. Even if they decline, they may continue
> editting normally until and if Phase 4 kicks in.
> Michael Collinson
> License Working Group
>  http://wiki.openstreetmap.org/wiki/Open_Database_License/Implementation_Plan#PHASE_3_-_Existing_Contributor_Mandatory_Re-licensing_.28Phase_2_.2B_5_or_10_weeks.29
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