[talk-au] Help with licensing
95.5.radio at gmail.com
Fri Jan 19 10:35:20 UTC 2018
>It's never a quick process, always involves a lot of back and forth.
Plus the more agencies complete the waiver the easier it gets to
convince agency X to agree.
I think a government data collecting group in NSW has agreed, and New
Zealand's one also. Would these apply to a QLD Resources department?
On 19/01/18 19:23, Andrew Harvey wrote:
> There's no guaranteed way, but there are a few different ways to
> approach it. The OSMF provided templates do a good job of explaining
> the reasoning.
> It's never a quick process, always involves a lot of back and forth.
> Plus the more agencies complete the waiver the easier it gets to
> convince agency X to agree.
> On Fri, 19 Jan 2018, at 4:19 PM, Jonathon Rossi wrote:
>> I also want to make use of the QLD DCDB and was going to start a new
>> thread on the mailing list about it today to work out how to get out
>> of this stalemate after Andrew Davidson informed me last week.
>> It appears Andrew Harvey just recently had great luck with Victoria
>> DELWP signing the waiver and on a corporate letterhead. AndrewH was
>> that luck and are there any insights that you could assist us with
>> here that might help us convince QLD DNRM?
>> On Fri, Jan 19, 2018 at 2:42 PM Andrew Davidson <theswavu at gmail.com
>> <mailto:theswavu at gmail.com>> wrote:
>> It's a known problem with a difference of opinion between the
>> Queensland Government and OSM as to licence compatibility. See
>> this thread for example:
>> On Fri, Jan 19, 2018 at 3:34 PM, Satuim <95.5.radio at gmail.com
>> <mailto:95.5.radio at gmail.com>> wrote:
>> Hey everyone,
>> I recently asked for permission to use a CC-BY 4.0 dataset
>> but got rejected. The dataset I want to use is fairly
>> important (boundaries for suburbs and counties for QLD).
>> Here is the response I got:
>> The Department will not provide the data under an Open
>> Database license. It is our belief that a CC:BY licence
>> is sufficient for use of our data.
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