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    >>>>> "Brandon" == Brandon Stewart <rbrandonstewart@yahoo.com> writes:
    >>>>> "Helge" == Helge Hafting <helgehaf@aitel.hist.no> writes:

    Brandon> I thought that this line of argument was due to FCC
    Brandon> regulations. That is, software settings would allow the
    Brandon> hardware to violate frequency or strength-of-signal
    Brandon> limitations set by government regulations. This is only
    Brandon> from memory, so feel free to correct.

    Helge> This does not in any way prevent them from releasing a driver,
    Helge> open or closed source. It merely makes tampering with the
    Helge> driver illegal.

    Unless of course it can be programmed to listen in on the AMPS cell
    phone band(s). In that case it could arguably be a felony for them to
    release the programming info.... (Stupid law, but it has been
    enforced rather obsessively....)

    -JimC

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