From: Sam Ismail <dastar_at_ncal.verio.com>
Date: Tue Dec 8 16:41:59 1998

On Tue, 8 Dec 1998, Tony Duell wrote:

> That's roughly how it is in the UK at the moment. All devices 'directly
> or indirectly connected' to the phone system have to be approved. This
> includes acoustic couplers, BTW, which have to be unable to send certain
> tones down the line.

Why? Is the UK public network still using in-band signaling? We can't
blue box in the states anymore. Most of the switches nationwide have been
upgraded to digital, out-of-band signaling.

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