[OSM-talk] New OSM GeoData License Status
frederik at remote.org
Wed Feb 10 13:45:01 GMT 2010
John Smith wrote:
> If the reason for changing licenses is because cc-by isn't applicable
> for geodata doesn't that mean that essentially the current data can
> just be converted to ODBL without needing "written" permission to
> change it?
This has been said about 150 times, by various people who all seem to
have a world view in which there is either right or wrong and nothing in
Truth is, you can legally be an asshole.
OSMF tries not to be one, that's all.
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