[rescue] new house
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Sat Apr 10 10:05:58 CDT 2004
Peter Corlett wrote:
>R. Lonstein <ross-sunhelp at lonsteins.com> wrote:
>>Perfect for computing or, um, horticulture. I'd say that's odd.
>In the UK, authorities sometimes look out for odd things to find people
>growing drugs in their house. One method is to look for unusually high
>electricity bills. Another one is to fly around with a helicopter and IR
>camera to look for particularly warm roofs.
>So, for anybody here with an attic full of computers, have you had a visit
>from the drug squad yet? ;)
The cops wanted to raid a friend of mines's basement datacenter. It was
glowing under the IR
light, high energy bill and he had friends over for a while so the water
usage was high too.
He told them to not come back until they have a search warrant.
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