[OSM-talk] IMPORTANT!!: YWMS plugin is not allowed.Don't use it.

Raphaël Jacquot sxpert at sxpert.org
Tue Mar 27 21:16:38 BST 2007

Kristian Thy wrote:
> On Tue, Mar 27, Francisco R. Santos wrote:
>> Scott Regan, from Yahoo, has definitely confirmed us that the YWMS plugin is
>> not a right way to have Yahoo satellite imagery in JOSM, because of a clause
>> that prevents us to capture and manipulate the images. As the plugin is
>> capturing the image, that clause is against its use.

> So, in effect, I'm calling for a moratorium on any use of Yahoo! imagery
> until the ToU is finalized and published in writing.

for some reason, I had a hunch that we should not be using the imagery 
at all. guess I was right

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