[OSM-talk] Skybox release aerial imagery

Paul Norman penorman at mac.com
Mon Oct 27 21:58:21 UTC 2014

On 10/27/2014 2:46 PM, Michael Reichert wrote:
> No. CC-BY requires an attribution at every use of the data. That's why
> it is not compatible to our ODbL/Contributor Terms. OSM requires only an
> attribution of "OpenStreetMap contributors" and nobody else from its
> data users.
> We have some government data in Germany which is available under CC-BY.
> Usually the data owner granted an exemption to use the data because he
> was satified by attribution at
> http://wiki.openstreetmap.org/wiki/Contributors
The SkyBox imagery is CC BY 4.0, which *may* be compatible. It does not 
have the obvious problems that earlier versions of CC BY have.

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