[Openstreetmap] Disclaimers on rights of way?

SteveC steve at asklater.com
Tue Dec 6 01:13:15 GMT 2005


* @ 05/12/05 12:31:16 AM nick at hogweed.org wrote:
> Now we have some segments tagged with foot, horse, cycle and vehicular 
> permissions (most contributed by myself) it might be a good idea to put some 
> sort of disclaimer on the site to inform people that while these rights are 
> given in good faith they are based on observations on the ground and cannot 
> be guaranteed 100% accurate. Just so we don't get someone in trouble for 
> driving a car up a track where cars are not permitted using an OSM map, and 
> some angry landowner then having a go at us....

A disclaimer is a good idea, and it marks a (good) milestone in the project.

Any thoughts on how blatent this should be and the wording?

have fun,

SteveC steve at asklater.com http://www.asklater.com/steve/




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