[mythtv-users] Understanding HD Antennas ( was HDHomeRun and jumpy video)
remco at rvt.com
Sun Sep 16 19:01:11 UTC 2007
On Saturday 15 September 2007, Kevin Hulse wrote:
> On Sat, Sep 15, 2007 at 09:54:31AM -0700, Yan Seiner wrote:
> > Kevin Hulse napsal(a):
> > > On Sat, Sep 15, 2007 at 09:33:05AM -0700, Yan Seiner wrote:
> > >> Kevin Hulse napsal(a):
> > >>> Say I live in one of those prissy suburban subdivisions with
> > >>> an HOA. Can I mount my antenna lower? Mebbe use a longer range
> > >>> antenna than I would if it were on the roof?
> > >>
> > >> In the US, your HOA *CANNOT* control, limit, or even regulate in any
> > >> way OTA antennas. Per federal law, beaten to death on this list every
> > >> so often.
> > >>
> > >> You can put up a reasonable antenna for personal use and you don't
> > >> have to ask permission - or even file a notice with them.
> > >
> > > What makes you think I can get away with something "reasonable"?
> > Reasonable being not endangering life or safety.
> > > What makes you think the yuppie neighbors would agree with my idea
> > > of "reasonable"?
> > It's defined in the law.
> > > Intentionally pissing off all the neighbors might be something I
> > > can manage to do under the color of law. It doesn't necessarily mean
> > > that it's a bright thing to do or something that someone with an actual
> > > law license would recommend.
> > Why the hostility? Dude, I just pointed out the law.
> No. You were being an ass.
> I asked one thing and you decided to lecture me on something else.
> > > The great beauty of technology is the fact that I can use it to
> > > route around annoying people.
> > >
> > > [deletia]
> > >
> > > Yeah, "Piss off all your neighbors because the law allows" you is
> > > great advice.
> > It's not advice. It's a fact. Take it or leave it. Take a chill pill,
> > buddy.
> No, it's practicing law without a license and it's a felony.
Since this list is way too noisy, I have decided to filter people who behave
like idiots to the trash can. You just qualified nicely.
Remco Treffkorn (RT445)
remco at rvt.com (831) 685-1201
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