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Re: Licensing advice

From: Barry Norton <barry.norton@ontotext.com>
Date: Fri, 12 Jul 2013 20:24:25 +0100
Message-ID: <51E057E9.3090701@ontotext.com>
To: public-lod@w3.org
On 12/07/13 18:08, Barry Norton wrote:
> On 12/07/13 18:02, Víctor Rodríguez Doncel wrote:
>
> [...]
>
>> So, if you have created a dataset, this time in RDF, containing the 
>> "user ratings" (supplementary data) in MusicBrainz, you have little 
>> choice: CC-BY-NC-SA. Yet DBpedia requires CC-BY-SA, so in theory this 
>> downgrade would not be acceptable: you should not include in DBpedia 
>> any piece belonging to the "MusicBrainz Supplementary Data".
>
> I was only thinking about the linkset (sameAs and seeAlso 
> relationships), but now you've made me wonder whether even the 
> Wikipedia-targeting advanced relationships aren't actually 
> supplemental data - I will check this with the MB folks.
>

Apologies http://musicbrainz.org/doc/MusicBrainz_Database makes it clear 
that URLs and relationships are core data, so there is no problem 
contributing this on to DBpedia.

Barry
Received on Friday, 12 July 2013 19:24:49 UTC

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