[Talk-GB] OS OpenData now OGL

Tom Hughes tom at compton.nu
Thu Feb 19 11:11:27 UTC 2015

On 19/02/15 10:58, Gervase Markham wrote:
> On 18/02/15 13:52, Robert Whittaker (OSM lists) wrote:
>> In the immediate future, it won't have much effect, since we already
>> had separate permission to use all but one of the OS Open Data
>> products. The exception was CodePoint Open. Once OS updates their
>> licence page (http://www.ordnancesurvey.co.uk/business-and-government/licensing/using-creating-data-with-os-products/os-opendata.html
>> still refers to the OS OpenData Licence) then we should be able to
>> make use of CodePoint Open too.
> Hallelujah! Does that mean that openstreetmap.org would finally be able
> to find postcodes when I type them in?

Why would it make any difference? As far as I know Nominatim already 
uses the Codepoint Open data?


Tom Hughes (tom at compton.nu)

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