[OSM-talk] Mapping IoW (I'm a new person with possible interestin doing something)

Immanuel Scholz immanuel.scholz at gmx.de
Tue Apr 25 20:35:07 BST 2006


Hi,

> Hmmm.... Suppose I look at a copyrighted map to find the best way to
> get from London to Isle of Wight and memorise it.  Suppose the map
> shows me a really good route that saves me 90 minutes.  Suppose I then
> I travel there using that route but at the same time record the route
> using GPS and then use that information to make a map, have I
> infringed any copyright?

Since a similar question arises from time to time, I've added it to the
wish list for our lawyer ;-)


Ciao, Imi.




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