Re: MaintainerDatabase Copyright
What ever you come up with you will have to think about the position of
the person collating the data. I have had to do some editing of approx
one third of the entries, fixing such things as:
* transposing lat/long
* converting coordinates given in minutes and seconds
* gpl box ticked, city given, but no coordinates - I have found the city
on the map and supplied the figures. The numbers will presumably be
for the heart of the city.
* one reply had an extra box "[X] public domain"
This means that I have modified the data. If I am not allowed to modify
the data then getting it right is going to be a very long, drawn-out
The problem (protecting the collator) can best be solved by feedback.
Anyone not happy with his/her entry can have it changed.
Lindsay Allen <firstname.lastname@example.org> Perth, Western Australia
voice +61 8 9316 2486 32.0125S 115.8445E vk6lj
On Sat, 4 Oct 1997, Dale Scheetz wrote:
> On 4 Oct 1997, Manoj Srivastava wrote:
> > If you can address these issues, I will consider changing the
> > licence.
> As you do not hold the copyright to the material contained in this
> "database", you may not create such a license.
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