A question about open databases license

David Boddie dboddie at fsfe.org
Thu Dec 11 21:37:10 UTC 2014

[Resent from the correct address.]

On Thu Dec 11 19:37:36 CET 2014, Michel Roche wrote:

> My final advice to the organization has finally been to use a Public
> Domain licence or an Attribution one when it was relevant.
> And for opening the data that rise problems, the answer will be in their
> "political" decision, where they'll have to decide between a small
> income for them and the wealth of society. there's even an intermediate
> choice that is to publish subsets of data that do not rise the said risk.

I suppose they could perform an experiment by publishing a subset of data
and see what happens. Then they would have evidence to support any decision
they make later.

> I like very much the text of the talk abstract you cited and will
> forward it to the organization.

If I find other presentations, I'll let you know.



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