[OSM-talk] BSD/CC-by/LGPL vs. SharedAlike - decide now and forever

Andy Robinson Andy_J_Robinson at blueyonder.co.uk
Tue Mar 21 11:46:08 GMT 2006


Is there somewhere where you can compare or read each licence type from one
place? Would certainly help me understand these issues if there was.

Andy

Andy Robinson
Andy_J_Robinson at blueyonder.co.uk 

>-----Original Message-----
>From: talk-bounces at openstreetmap.org [mailto:talk-
>bounces at openstreetmap.org] On Behalf Of Immanuel Scholz
>Sent: 21 March 2006 10:48
>To: talk at openstreetmap.org
>Subject: [OSM-talk] BSD/CC-by/LGPL vs. SharedAlike - decide now and forever
>
>Hi,
>
>Schuyler Erle said:
>> seek an LGPL-like solution,
>
>*ARGH*!
>
>To make it crystal clear:
>
>I forbid everyone to relicense all of my contributed data to OSM under any
>other license than the current, especally (but not restricted to) LGPL,
>BSD like, non-share-alike-CC. The community must remove all my contributed
>data and all data based upon my contributed data from its database in this
>case.
>
>I will instantly leave the project if at any time the license of the data
>will change to any of the mentioned licenses above.
>
>
>There is no discussion with me about this possible. (I am tired to explain
>my point every time. Just google "BSD vs. GPL")
>
>
>Ok, I have decided.
>
>So my appeal to this community is: Please decide now and forever so maybe
>I (and you when it comes to removal) don't have to spend too much wasted
>effort.
>
>
>Ciao, Imi.
>
>
>
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