Missing map attribution on the Android App

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17 Aug, 2020 02:44 PM

Using the android app, I can't find any mention of what data sources are being shown. I did find some of this information by searching online at https://caltopo.com/about/faq/#maps.

OpenStreetMap is released under the ODbL License and requires the following attribution notice to be provided: "© OpenStreetMap contributors".

So for both legal reasons and to help curious users (for example, I was curious where the stream data came from), it would be great to have map and data attribution available somewhere in the android app.

  1. Support Staff 1 Posted by Julie on 17 Aug, 2020 03:11 PM

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    The attribution is found at the bottom of the page when you go to change layers. It's below the list of overlays, at the very bottom.


  2. Julie closed this discussion on 17 Aug, 2020 03:11 PM.

  3. dhimmel re-opened this discussion on 17 Aug, 2020 03:41 PM

  4. 2 Posted by dhimmel on 17 Aug, 2020 03:41 PM

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    Attaching a screenshot from app version 0.5.9. Don't see anything in the layer menu.

  5. Support Staff 3 Posted by Julie on 17 Aug, 2020 06:40 PM

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    Apparently I was looking at the next update version of the app, where this info is displayed as I described.

    Look for that update soon, and thanks for pointing the issue out!


  6. Julie closed this discussion on 17 Aug, 2020 06:40 PM.

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