[MapProxy] Using mapproxy with MapBox

Oliver Tonnhofer olt at omniscale.de
Thu Apr 10 06:35:08 PDT 2014

On 10.04.2014, at 15:09, Tobias Wendorff wrote:
> Am 10.04.2014 14:07, schrieb Oliver Tonnhofer:
>> But double check with the terms of service of MapBox. I bet that they do not permit caching (similar to Google Maps, Bing, etc.).
> I wonder, if it's allowed to use them as "direct sources" without
> caching. AFAIK Bing and ESRI use to say: you have to use our API.
> This would permit MapProxy at all.

I think they are pretty clear that you have to use their JavaScript API and downloading via HTTP is not permitted. But IANAL.


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