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  1. I also had the boundary issue at the time. I...

    I also had the boundary issue at the time. I ended up going with omicrons chips, so I've got about 5 unused proms here now.

    Off hand, do you know if the tivo HDs can flash?
  2. How NOT to mod your TIVO aka, Lessons in Hacking Humility....

    So I decided to free my last HD box of the tryanny of CCI byte. I've been holding off on this box cause it is the "bedroom" box, but wife went to sleep fairly early and is out cold. She gets too...
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    I have to say: This site really rocks. :) ...

    I have to say: This site really rocks. :) Just when I thought it was just too quiet and maybe on the decline, you see stuff like this.
  4. Jamie & psxboy: Thanks both for your posts. ...

    Jamie & psxboy:


    Thanks both for your posts.


    It certainly does _sound_ like a soft boot issue. I wish I could recreate it at least, but I can't. Tried a few more various soft boots, from...
  5. Thanks for the input Jaime. So I am 100%...

    Thanks for the input Jaime.

    So I am 100% clear, when you say nightly reboot, you mean this occurs when the box is in "pending" status.. i.e., the box does not normally reboot nightly. In fact, ...
  6. Close call: Upgrade forced attempt despite bootpage settings?

    (NOTE: In reading my own post, I realize the tone may sound a bit like I'm throwing the gaunlet down, or challenging the statement of some well-respected folks. To be clear.... I know likely have...
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    11.0h is rolling out

    FYI, for those who don't visit the other forum, 11.0h is enroute. One known change --- support for the new Tivo keyboard remote --- which appears to be pretty much USB HID keyboard support.

    ...
  8. Thanks Alpha.. I did discover that a bit later. ...

    Thanks Alpha.. I did discover that a bit later. For those who read this later, this actually ends up setting a flag in the MFS database. So you need to have a live image running. (Although, I...
  9. Been away for a few days on vacation. In any...

    Been away for a few days on vacation. In any case, I haven't even been able to get a clean image to run on this box, (as noted on another thread), so I've got larger problems than a potiental truck...
  10. Jaime: That is what is so confusing. The...

    Jaime:

    That is what is so confusing. The image is from an Image that is post cd&e. admittedly, I was keeping some late hours, so I will give it one more try, but I am fairly certain I was...
  11. OK... further testing is disturbing..... I...

    OK... further testing is disturbing.....

    I decided to try to get 11g back on the box. Here's how I did it:

    1) Re- Applied my virgin 9.4B Image W/ WINMFS
    2) Booted it on the Good HD box......
  12. Continuation....

    Messages:

    ==> these lines have a slight variation, probabbly due to the board revision?????


    Jan 2 00:01:02 (none) syslogd 1.3-3: restart.
    Jun 29 07:16:32 (none) Stats: == System startup...
  13. Reboot Loop -- logs attatched --bad hardware - (not harddrive?)

    All:

    I was out of town for awhile, and came home to find my Tivo HD in a reboot loop. The machine has a hacked PROM, and the CCI patch applied. My initial thought was that an update had come...
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    Sticky: THD ... regarding our need for a virgin THD image

    Check your PMs
  15. CableCard paring data -- possible to save from borked drive?

    I apologize, cause I have a feeling this is indeed on the forum, but after quite a few searches, I'm coming up empty.

    I'm on TimeWarner cable, and want to avoid the forced (and useless) truck...
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    82558 Datasheet

    Just found this

    "82558 Ethernet Controller
    Software Developerís Manual"
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    Bcc: Im responsding from work, so I don't have...

    Bcc:

    Im responsding from work, so I don't have access to my hardware at this moment. I should have written out EPROM, but thouight about that after I was here.


    However, I think for the...
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    Yep, running the eepro100-diag step first. And...

    Yep, running the eepro100-diag step first.

    And yes, it is definately the right chip:

    /homieflash -f EF000000 -w ./v1_06.bin
    Setting FLASH_START=ef000000
    flash id bfd5: SST39VF010 ...
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    Still problems with homieflash 1.6

    bcc:

    I think there was a compile problem with 1.6, or mabe the zipping process, becasese believe it or not, I manager to install a gcc compiler on this Fedora live cd. I did a plain gcc homie.c ,...
  20. HomieFlash 1.6 problems.....

    Sorry to be a PITA:


    But now, I am getting bash: ./homieflash: cannot execute binary file

    although the file is marked as executable.


    Is it me, or is it possibly a compile error?
  21. strange homieflash 1.5 error: error reading (null)

    Keep getting hints of success, but then I get to the point where I'm stuck again.

    Quick summary: Homieflash 1.5 recognized my EPROM correctly, but is throwing this error trying to write:

    ...
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    You're a good man to take .... uh... credit for...

    You're a good man to take .... uh... credit for that pic! ;-)


    I've gotta ask ... How did that happen? And was a rescue ever attempted?


    Cheers,

    d.
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    Woo-hooo!

    Great news ... I'll post more later, but my sopposedly lifted pad --- turned out not to be at all. Turns out that while I cleaned each of remaining pads, I realized the "white" I was seeing was...
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    Ok, I'm still kicking myself today, but I'm a bit...

    Ok, I'm still kicking myself today, but I'm a bit calmer. Frankly, I got too damn cocky after my initial sucesses, and should have taken it as slow on the real board. A real lesson learned here. ...
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    (formerly) BOTCHED prom job

    ARRGGHH---

    After three perfect attempts on useless boxes, I freaked screwed up and lifted pad #25 on my Tivo HD. It is pretty much is completely gone. Big white space where the pad was.

    Is...
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    Needed: s3 PROM

    (Forgive the cross-post, but since the posting in the for-sale area is not an area many would frequent to SELL something, I figured aking here is legit. If no, please forgive me.)

    Note: ** Not ...
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    Forced TIVO service upgrades??? Really?

    Some background: (feel free to skip to main question)


    I've been out of the scene for a long time, and even when I was in, was always about 10 steps behind. However, the opportunity to...
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    Appreciate the reply Narf. Are you Narf of "Narf...

    Appreciate the reply Narf. Are you Narf of "Narf and Blanka" fame (OSX86), perchance?


    In any case, obviously, that would be the ideal (engaging no scamble) , but the sad fact is there are...
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    DTivo S2 to HR10 show transfers

    Hope I'm not being too much of am *****, just looking for confirmation.

    I was hoping to use ms_FTP to transfer a large collection of shows from my Samsung DTIVO S2 (6.2) to to my HR10-250 (was...
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    Sticky: TCD130XXX Image begging

    I'm looking for an unhacked TCD130XXX image please. (AKA, AT&T Series 2). Bro-in-law machine dead. Latest version prefered, but will take what I can get.

    I can provide a FTP site (mine,...
  31. Windows FTP port

    Not true. Just add a space and then the port after the IP address, ie:

    c:> ftp 192.168.1.1 1234

    YOu still may need to turn off echoing and other settings first ....
  32. Wahoo.. that did the trick. Batch Recordings at...

    Wahoo.. that did the trick. Batch Recordings at last....


    one I learn a bit more about tcl I think I'll have some tweaks I'll want to make and share... but thanks so much for the help!

    Dave
  33. Not quite... same result. I'll send you...

    Not quite...

    same result.


    I'll send you my home phone # if you want to chat in a PM.


    Thanks for your help!!!!!!]
  34. Getting closer...... bash-2.02#...

    Getting closer......

    bash-2.02# BatchSavesz1.tcl
    adding 752476/-1
    adding 770756/-1
    merging: 752476/-1 770756/-1
    #ERROR# invalid command name "MyRetryTransaction"
  35. Superzap: Thanks for the assist..... but I...

    Superzap:

    Thanks for the assist..... but I didn't quite make it all the way. Lemme recap what I did.


    1) I extracted the ZIP (you posted) , and moved the two files BatchSavesz1.tcl and...
  36. Thread: IGNORE

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    IGNORE

    IGNORE
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    Batch Save to VCR on Standalone

    Greetings....

    Been out of the tivo hacking mode for about 6 months..... I have a standalone, and wondering if there is any progrress towords a "Batch Save to VCR: feature. I saw a hint of it in...
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    VCR Batch Save - via XplusZ or tivoweb?

    Greetings....

    Been out of the tivo hacking mode for about 6 months..... I have a standalone, and wondering if there is any progrress towords a "Batch Save to VCR: feature. I saw a hint of it in...
  39. deBatch Save VCR / xPlusZ / tivoweb /Standalone HDR112

    Greetings....

    Been out of the tivo hacking mode for about 6 months..... I have a standalone, and wondering if there is any progrress towords a "Batch Save to VCR: feature. I saw a hint of it in...
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