[talk-ph] Using Non-copyright Images to Map

maning sambale emmanuel.sambale at gmail.com
Wed Dec 3 09:28:16 GMT 2008


in ubuntu:
sudo apt-get install mapserver

Let me know if you plan to take this route and I'll dig my config.
But I suggest you take the mapwarper approach first.
cheers,
maning

On Wed, Dec 3, 2008 at 5:25 PM, Jim Morgan <jim at datalude.com> wrote:
> Maybe someone had better tell Wikipedia as well then ... ;-)
>
> I'll hold off for now then, but I was more interested in the technique as much as anything. I'd played around with it, but never got around to downloading my own WMS server, which seems like a bit too much hassle in fact.
>
> Jim
>
> maning sambale wrote, On Wednesday, December 03, 2008 04:14 PM:
>>> The original source
>>> is http://zh.wikipedia.org/w/index.php?title=Image:Discovery_bay.svg&variant=zh-hk
>>
>> Which then points to:
>> Source: Drawn using Inkscape mainly according to Centamap.
>> http://www.centamap.com/gc/home.aspx
>> that says:
>> "(c) Survey and Mapping Office Lands Department Copyright reserved -
>> reproduction by permission only "
>>
>>> I'm also a little concerned as to the source of the original data used to
>>> make the map... If it was traced off google for example, does that put OSM
>>> at risk?
>> Probably yes.
>>
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