[OSM-talk] The biggest violation of OpenStreetMap, ever.

Christoph Hormann chris_hormann at gmx.de
Wed Jul 9 18:42:23 UTC 2014


On Wednesday 09 July 2014, Michael Reichert wrote:
>
> 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:

It would be great if they did but nothing in the license requires them 
to, the attribution requirements are fully satisfied by this.

In general rarely any OSM based map out there tells exactly where OSM 
data is used and where not, even OSMs own 'standard style' map fails to 
mention the use of non-OSM data.

-- 
Christoph Hormann
http://www.imagico.de/



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