[OSM-talk] The biggest violation of OpenStreetMap, ever.
nakaner at gmx.net
Wed Jul 9 18:14:00 UTC 2014
On 07/07/14 11:20, Stephan Knauss wrote:
> Cristian Consonni writes:
>> The agency has copied only some data (buildings and landuse [parks,
>> rivers, lakes, etc.]) and they superimposed the road graph taken from
>> another source, probably proprietary data.
> So you talk about a produced work in the terms of the ODbL. As their
> features are not derived from OSM data. Having the streets intersect
> with the OSM building clearly shows that they did not derive.
> So the only thing missing is a proper attribution.
The website now has an attriution in the lower right corner:
> © Geopoi, Map Data: © Here, OpenStreetMap contributors
"Here" is a link to http://here.com/
"OpenStreetMap" is a link to http://www.openstreetmap.org/copyright
I think that this is not enough. Because they mix data they should
declare which data is from where. There should be a link to website (or
a pop-up) with a text like this:
The map data is from following sources:
Building polygons and landuse polygons are from OpenStreetMap ©
OpenStreetMap contributors, licensed ODbL 1.0.
All other data is either from <othersources>.
The map data is still available under ODbL and the user should be able
to know which data he can use free.
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