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[Discuss] Fwd: Hey FCC, Don't Lock Down Our Wi-Fi Routers | WIRED

On 10/1/2015 12:59 PM, John Abreau wrote:
> Are you seriously claiming that, in principle, the FCC has the authority to
> unilaterally steal Microsoft's IP by denying them the ability to sue
> vendors who use cracked copies of Windows in regulated devices?

Of course not. I'm asserting that when the FCC say a wifi router cannot 
use certain radio frequencies and the GPL says that the FCC cannot 
enforce this regulation on hardware that ships with GPL software then 
the GPL loses.

Rich P.

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