[rescue] RE: [SunRescue] OT: AS/400 stuff

James Sharp rescue at sunhelp.org
Thu Jun 7 15:40:25 CDT 2001

FCC Type certification for RF/EMI emissions.  Class A - Business only,
Class B - Business/Residential.  I don't think I've ever seen a big
mainframe that was Class B certified.

I don't think you'd have to worry about it, unless your Cray J90 was
nuking cable TV reception in the entire neighborhood.  Illegal,
yes...chances of you actually getting caught/prosecuted, almost nil.

> I can't see how it would illegal.  If it were illegal, it would have to
> be from electrical code or zoning laws.  I don't think any municpailty
> would bother making a law that said people couldn't run an old mainframe
> in the comfort of there house.  Now, if you had a couble cabinets
> sitting in your front yard, they might care, but that would be just like
> having a non-running, unlicensed, car up on blocks, with no tires,
> sitting in your front yard.
> Chad Fernandez
> Michigan,USA
> "Joshua D. Boyd" wrote:
> >
> > Is it even legal to put an IBM mainframe in a residential neiborhood?
> >
> > --
> > Joshua Boyd
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