[talk-au] Active Australian OSM contributors in light of CT/license changes

Steve Coast steve at asklater.com
Wed Jul 6 23:52:59 BST 2011



On 7/6/2011 3:20 PM, Sam Couter wrote:
> Steve Coast<steve at asklater.com>  wrote:
>> This is exactly right.
> It's only exactly right if you don't have a problem with the new
> licence, with the process by which it was implemented, with mass
> deletion of data, with the proliferation of incompatible open licences,
> with irrevocable and eternal rights grants, with future relicencing at
> OSM-F's whim, etc.
>
> Dismissing the objections of people who don't share your viewpoint as
> some kind of hidden agenda or shitstirring for shitstirring's sake is
> immature, childish and unproductive.
>
> Failing to understand that others genuinely have different viewpoints
> from you is a glaring failure for a man who's supposed to be a leader in
> an open community.

Wow, you infer a lot from my four word sentence. Do you have any 
evidence to back any of it up?

Steve



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