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  1. Is there any information available for the HR2x filesystem?

    DirecTV left ssh accessible in Friday night's CE download.
    http://www.dbstalk.com/showthread.php?t=127029

    The ssh server is dropbear .48

    I was just wondering if anyone had ideas on getting in?...
  2. EndPadPlus is a great idea, but I've never used...

    EndPadPlus is a great idea, but I've never used it because it just bugged me that I'd have to fast forward through the padding to get to the show. Then it hit me today how simple it would be to add...
  3. Thread: MRV Protocol?

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    Actually, I don't think that's entirely true. In...

    Actually, I don't think that's entirely true. In 4.0, the tivo would happily send you the now playing list, and let you get as far requesting a show. At that point, if you hadn't sent a beacon out...
  4. Thread: MRV Protocol?

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    That's why I said "if". :) I'm pretty sure I...

    That's why I said "if". :) I'm pretty sure I remembered somebody saying that they had successfully transferred between superpatched 4.0's and 6.2's. Searching...
    ...
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    Heh, sorry about that... my problem turned out...

    Heh, sorry about that... my problem turned out to be a JavaHMO problem. I'm still not sure exactly what the problem was, but I reinstalled JavaHMO and it's all better now. I was just assuming the...
  6. Thread: MRV Protocol?

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    Yeah, tragically, it looks like tivo went and...

    Yeah, tragically, it looks like tivo went and changed the formats. I guess if 4.0 tivos can talk to 6.2 tivos and share shows between themselves, there is other Black Magic going on here. Possibly...
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    Thanks for that. I'm having a problem that is...

    Thanks for that. I'm having a problem that is slightly different from what I've seen described by others. Been looking at it off and on for the past week with no real success. I cannot access...
  8. See the end of this post...

    See the end of this post http://www.dealdatabase.com/forum/showthread.php?p=176537#post176389
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    Alternate script for dumping brf's:

    Alternate script for dumping brf's:
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    Actually, looking at tivoapp and trying to guess...

    Actually, looking at tivoapp and trying to guess how vints are handled by how tivoapp handles it, you'll see the following:

    VMA Address in 4.0 tivoapp:
    0x00f25a20: 0abf0001 checking, so we are...
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    Haha, loved the pyramid!! Ya know, as...

    Haha, loved the pyramid!! Ya know, as academically incorrect as that might be, it works just fine.

    Btw, though, on 4.0, you can find the .brf's all in one directory. I'm pretty sure it's all of...
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    http://www.no-ip.com/ (just for the sake of...

    http://www.no-ip.com/ (just for the sake of variety)
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    One other thing...

    Also, I would like to get a new dtivo for playing with, but of course it will be a uma6 (RID). So I was wondering if I could get in on one of those free deals that require a year commitment (by...
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    Moving, then "moving"

    I've searched around multiple forums and found that "moving" seems to be a very frequent practice for getting locals. I just had a few questions I thought someone could answer for me before I make...
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    You were close. mount -o rw,remount /

    You were close.

    mount -o rw,remount /
  16. Nah, restart is a "graceful" reboot. Note the...

    Nah, restart is a "graceful" reboot. Note the last command in the script.
  17. Yep, that's why we kept a copy of them in bak. ...

    Yep, that's why we kept a copy of them in bak. Basically, just remove (rm) the links to the files in nobody, and recreate them (ln -s) to the files in bak.

    Or, for the unimaginitive...


    mount...
  18. http://www.dealdatabase.com/forum/showthread.php?p...

    http://www.dealdatabase.com/forum/showthread.php?p=139866#post139866
  19. http://www.dealdatabase.com/forum/showthread.php?p...

    http://www.dealdatabase.com/forum/showthread.php?p=175043#post175043

    It has already been shown that he intentionally hides malicious code in his scripts by using obfuscation.
  20. I'll add my name to the "me too" hat. When doing...

    I'll add my name to the "me too" hat. When doing mrv transfers to my dtivo with 4.0 and usb2 drivers, my network connection will "go away". This even happens when using a wireless bridge (Linksys...
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    change the directory in rc.sysinit.author before...

    change the directory in rc.sysinit.author before you start bash.
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    I may be wrong here, but I thought that HMO...

    I may be wrong here, but I thought that HMO transfers between SA and DTivos with 4.0 didn't work? And even if it did, it would DEFINITLY involve hacking the SA. The HMO traffic is encrypted, and...
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    Hehe, Funny, 5 Days to Midnight was one of the...

    Hehe, Funny, 5 Days to Midnight was one of the shows I was going to mfs-ftp back onto my dtivo after I put 4.0 on it. But it was coming on again, so I didn't have to worry about it. Pretty cool...
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    Sorry, forgot to mention that all db commands...

    Sorry, forgot to mention that all db commands have to be inside a transaction.

    try

    set db [dbopen]
    transaction { dbobj [db $db openid 260255] set Series [db $db openid 264541] }
    exit
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    Yes, you want to modify the Series attribute...

    Yes, you want to modify the Series attribute under the Program object. I think I said that.

    It's an object reference. And the way I posted does work, if I remember correctly. Basically, you...
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    By looking at the "correct" recordings (the new...

    By looking at the "correct" recordings (the new ones), you can find the correct fsid. Once you get that, you need to then get the fsid for the "Program" object related to the recording that was...
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    Let me preface this by saying that I have ZERO...

    Let me preface this by saying that I have ZERO experience with SA tivo's, but I seem to remember people saying that when they use the serial connection for channel changing, they have to remove some...
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    A search for 'ghost' turns up the following:...

    A search for 'ghost' turns up the following:
    http://www.dealdatabase.com/forum/showthread.php?p=163280&highlight=ghost+tivo#post163280

    Probably the problem.

    Course, I also saw some other...
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    Sure. Find the code in tivoapp that the EE code...

    Sure. Find the code in tivoapp that the EE code would have done, check the memory location that it changes (it's probably in the data area at the end of tivoapp), and change that location manually...
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    If you'll compare this line to how you were doing...

    If you'll compare this line to how you were doing it before, you'll see where the problem is.

    Fact 1) superpatch.tcl has at the top of it #!/tvbin/tivosh
    What does this mean? That means that...
  31. Heh, it works for me. Scratched my itch, even if...

    Heh, it works for me. Scratched my itch, even if it's not a common problem. I've been running with that patch enabled since then and have had no ill effects.
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    That's the local port. Every network connection...

    That's the local port. Every network connection is specified by a 4-tuple (well, 5-tuple if you include tcp/udp) made of local-ip, local-port, remote-ip, remote-port. The local port is picked for...
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    There are two methods that I know of to do this,...

    There are two methods that I know of to do this, both could be risky.

    1) change the mfs name in /Recording/NowShowingByBucketTitle. Problem: deleting the entry later from the tivo gui will not...
  34. In 4.0, the insmod statements are a waste. The...

    In 4.0, the insmod statements are a waste. The tivo automatically loads the drivers it wants to load.

    Take a look at this for pointers on how to correctly install the usb2fortivo drivers that...
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    Aww, come on, gotxp, you've been here long enough...

    Aww, come on, gotxp, you've been here long enough to learn to use the search button! :-)

    keywords: telnet password...
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    Sounds like an entertaining concept. Why don't...

    Sounds like an entertaining concept. Why don't you try it, that way if it works, there will be an answer to the question for future users. :-)

    At worst, you'll have to pull the drive and...
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    That's 4.0. I'm pretty sure the version number...

    That's 4.0. I'm pretty sure the version number is everything up to the first '-'.
  38. This has been discussed before. A search would...

    This has been discussed before. A search would have turned up a few threads.
    http://www.dealdatabase.com/forum/showthread.php?t=23436&highlight=dvarchive...
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    Nope. (but I've been messing with stuff so much...

    Nope. (but I've been messing with stuff so much since I hacked I don't think it's been running a full 24hrs with no reboots.... But it doesn't reboot on it's own overnight.)

    It was an annoying...
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    Gotcha. Well, they work fine for me without a...

    Gotcha. Well, they work fine for me without a phone line.


    http://www.dealdatabase.com/forum/showthread.php?p=146861&highlight=4.0+acquiring+bug#post146861
    Basically, there was a message at the...
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    I haven't seen anything missing. I still have my...

    I haven't seen anything missing. I still have my showcases. The only thing that bothered me was the acquiring guide data bug, which somebody has released a patch for (4.0 only, as is the...
  42. tivoapp patches to remove Wishlist Groups on 4.x

    So I like the new folders on my dtivo (with the 4.0 image installed), and I love HMO. Nice to be able to play my mp3's and view weather/movie listings all in one place.

    Anyways, I was less than...
  43. Thread: USB2.0 problems

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    Here's my process

    Worked for me and for a friend:


    cd /tivoroot/lib/modules
    mkdir bak
    mv usbcore.o ax8817x.o usb-ohci.o bak
    mkdir nobody
    cd nobody
    tar xvf /cdrom/usb2forTivo4.tar
    cd ..
  44. If the 4.0 image won't boot, usually it's because...

    If the 4.0 image won't boot, usually it's because you have a RID unit. I know you said 4 times that it was an HDVR2, so I guess you're sure it's not an HDVR40?

    If you are definitly on an HDVR2,...
  45. Howto update the IndexPath for a Recording Object?

    I'm trying to change the way the groups/folders work in my now playing list. I have successfully changed it so that shows are only there once (as opposed to being shared across wishlist and title...
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    Strange, wouldn't expect you to see yourself. I...

    Strange, wouldn't expect you to see yourself. I don't see my tivo in it's list.

    Well, according to http://www.dealdatabase.com/forum/showpost.php?p=169367&postcount=16 it's now fair game to...
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    Probably the main reason people are having...

    Probably the main reason people are having problems:
    we either:
    rename the running tivoapp to tivoapp.X and copy tivoapp.X to tivoapp
    or
    use switcherstart to shutdown all tivoapp services
    ...
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    I never use the switcherstart method when...

    I never use the switcherstart method when applying hacks. Here's my process:

    1) mount -o remount,rw /
    2) mv tivoapp tivoapp.bak
    3) cp tivoapp.bak tivoapp
    4) apply patch (this step involves...
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    patch for xrefs.pl

    Thanks to jeboo for pointing out that I had broken xrefs.pl. calltree.pl was also broken because of my tab->space conversions.

    Here's two patches that should fix them.
  50. um, are you hijacking your *own* thread?

    um, are you hijacking your *own* thread?
  51. I always just alt-f, x, Exit and then...

    I always just alt-f, x, <enter> Exit and then answers yes to the "save changes to cut list" question. alt-f4 also for closing. Basically, if you've added cuts, it will prompt you to save it on the...
  52. It's really not that simple though. I often do...

    It's really not that simple though. I often do FAE just so I can make sure I'm 20-30 frames INTO the black if possible, because they often stretch the audio out past the end of the video. Actually,...
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    Yeah, the not a dynamic object error is just...

    Yeah, the not a dynamic object error is just because of the -T flag passed to objdump. It is looking for the dynamic symbol table, but it don't exist. Just a warning. No biggie.

    The memory...
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    I'm pretty sure that would be quite doable. What...

    I'm pretty sure that would be quite doable. What exactly are you meaning, though? Just not ask you at the end of the show when you leave a playing? And do nothing, just return you to whatever...
  55. Aren't they pretty much all listed in the edit...

    Aren't they pretty much all listed in the edit menu beside what they do?


    Try pageup/pagedown for start/end cuts.
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    Just For Fun tivoapp mods

    So I stumbled across some functions that can make for some really quick mods that change the UI just a bit.

    I've never liked how when you finish watching a program, tivo brings up the "Would you...
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    And I meant to say above, kudos to tmesis for the...

    And I meant to say above, kudos to tmesis for the design of this script. Using a state machine for his pattern recognition has made it very easy for me to modify and add states. Great design!
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    I thought delay slots only applied after jumps &...

    I thought delay slots only applied after jumps & branches (with a very special case on branch-likely statements)? Since I am breaking the code down into branch-less segments with a single entry...
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    Oh boy, what's changed?

    Hmm, what's new in this version? Oh, lots of fun stuff. :-)

    Positives:
    - branch analyzing: find branch points so we know where code sections can be entered, thus decomposing the code into...
  60. Don't know your tivo version or any such details....

    Don't know your tivo version or any such details. But here is a post on keeping your tivo from talking to the mother ship....
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    Tragically, restart finishes by calling reboot. ...

    Tragically, restart finishes by calling reboot. :-)

    You need to delete (or rename to .bak) the reboot out of the /busybox directory. Then the /tvbin/reboot will take over.

    Or, you could...
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    That's how it's supposed to look. Tivoapp is a...

    That's how it's supposed to look. Tivoapp is a multi-call binary that supports different programs depending on the command line it is called using.

    Make sure you have a file named tivoapp there...
  63. Well, tragically, this newer method has to be...

    Well, tragically, this newer method has to be implemented before the recording takes place, as the scrambling is done as the show is recorded. The question is, what method are you currently using to...
  64. This city is way to stinking hot. :-( ...

    This city is way to stinking hot. :-(



    http://www.dealdatabase.com/forum/showthread.php?t=28039&page=1&pp=40&highlight=monte+phone

    Pay special attention to ronnythunder post #15. It looks...
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    Do you (anybody else can chime in here too) still...

    Do you (anybody else can chime in here too) still use this or have you switched over to IDA. I found that your script produced much more useful asm code than trying to use IDA. Granted, branching...
  66. Seems to be a lot of work. I would suggest...

    Seems to be a lot of work. I would suggest reading this thread fully. http://www.dealdatabase.com/forum/showthread.php?t=31952&highlight=upgrade+3.1.1c Pay special attention to AlphaWolf...
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    v0.4.1?

    So I've used mips.dasm.pl quite a bit now, and really enjoy it. I've made a few changes, and I hope tmesis won't mind me releasing a new version of his perl script.

    Basically, v0.4 of mips.dasm...
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    Totally understood. I had to search for quite a...

    Totally understood. I had to search for quite a while myself, and stumbled across the right answer more or less accidentally one day. It's easy to find it when you know the answer, though, and know...
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    Couple of links to get you going...

    http://www.dealdatabase.com/forum/showthread.php?p=141651&highlight=export+tz%2A#post141651
    http://www.dealdatabase.com/forum/showthread.php?p=141810&highlight=export+tz%2A#post141810

    Also, man...
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    I would say for starters, do a & c. Then, if you...

    I would say for starters, do a & c. Then, if you *still* have the problem, we will know for sure that it's unrelated. Otherwise, start adding things back in one a week till they're back. :-)

    Oh...
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    I guess this would include the SPS30 hack and the...

    I guess this would include the SPS30 hack and the Now Playing list sort hack? I'm referring to the ones that do their deed through sending keypress events, not the tivoapp patches. If you used...
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    Ya know, same thing was happening to me when I...

    Ya know, same thing was happening to me when I was on 3.1.1b hacked using bash_env only. Recently, I redid it using 3.1.1c and monte, and I haven't noticed it since. I also used to use the...
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    I was using the BASH_ENV method alone until about...

    I was using the BASH_ENV method alone until about a month ago. I had originally done my tivo by following cobelli's guide. I eventually got sick of being on 3.1.0 version of the software, though,...
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    The reason is probably that you're not hacked...

    The reason is probably that you're not hacked using the monte method, but instead, the BASH_ENV method alone.

    Maybe you could put the passwd file in your /var directory and copy (or link it)...
  75. Thread: My Workflow

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    Why? Any time you encode an encoded file,...

    Why?



    Any time you encode an encoded file, you're losing a degree of quality. I'm guessing here, but I think that going from mpeg to wmf then back to mpeg would be worse than staying in the...
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    Sticky: I've always been fond of the f switch in ps, to...

    I've always been fond of the f switch in ps, to give you a tree view of the processes. Can be added to your statement with no ill effect. Thanks for showing the ww switches, too, nice to know how...
  77. Well, I think so, but no way to know for certain....

    Well, I think so, but no way to know for certain. Did you use binary mode when ftping it back over or did you let it autoselect?

    Boot with one of those 3, yes. I would probably use sleeper's new...
  78. Although, I have to admit, I thought the same...

    Although, I have to admit, I thought the same thing when I first read through his post! :-)

    "What the ???.... How is ping even working?" lol
  79. He's on 4.0, so the ip settings are done within...

    He's on 4.0, so the ip settings are done within the tivo gui.

    As for the problem, did you transfer the file in binary mode? If you did transfer in binary, what did you edit the file with when it...
  80. Thread: vserver

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    No, not offended, it's just that you didn't give...

    No, not offended, it's just that you didn't give it very much time to be answered.


    Ahh, yes, but I *did* find it, in less than 5 minutes of searching. :-)

    All the same, it would be nice for...
  81. Thread: vserver

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    A) Don't post the same question twice, especially...

    A) Don't post the same question twice, especially not within 1 day of each other.

    B) what did you search for? A search for vserver tyshow (make sure you have selected "show results as POSTS" in...
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    ZapRequest?

    From what I've read in the source of tivoapp, it appears that if he could boot with that hard drive in his computer, access MFS and remove the ZapRequest attribute from the /State/Database object, he...
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    Paging Mr. Bought...

    Ugh, where's the janitor when you need him. Hey elvis, 3 or your total 17 posts have been the exact same question.

    You ain't nothing but a hound dog.... and crying all the time ain't gonna get...
  84. Sorry bout that. Don't know what happened. I...

    Sorry bout that. Don't know what happened. I thought one thing and typed another. Hard to keep everybody straight with what version they're on. I'll read better in the future.
  85. I thought you were 3.1.0? Also, try rewinding...

    I thought you were 3.1.0?

    Also, try rewinding after it's been on livetv for awhile and see if you can get back past 30 minutes.
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    One more ever so slight change. If you have used...

    One more ever so slight change. If you have used mips.dasm.pl, you've noticed that there are some instructions that objdump did not disassemble, but instead left as 0x5462fff9 or whatever. That's...
  87. First, how did you edit the file? Was it a ftp,...

    First, how did you edit the file? Was it a ftp, edit, and putting it back? Were the permissions set right and was it transferred in binary?

    I ask because this is supposed to work, there are...
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    Resurrecting great old thread

    Just thought I would bump this thread back up, because it's a great thread for those of us wanting to get some idea of what tivoapp is doing. Also, though, wanted to post a very slight change to...
  89. Thread: tivoapp patches

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    Actually, it's S2 3.1.1 and S2 3.1.1b that are...

    Actually, it's S2 3.1.1 and S2 3.1.1b that are the same.

    a cmp -l tivoapp311 tivoapp311b returns
    10698265 40 62
    10698266 61 62
    10698277 62 61
    10698279 60 61
    10698280 65 70
    which...
  90. Ohhh...

    OH, You have a SA.... I was confusing you with somebody else who had 3.1.1 s2 dtivo. All apologies.


    That's who I meant to reply to last night.
  91. That's who I meant to reply to last night. Try...

    That's who I meant to reply to last night.

    Try

    set sys(3.1.1) [list 0x31304e 0x312c06 12423536]
    and let us know if it works. (obviously backup first...)

    EDIT: Haa!! Ok, he...
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    bootpage -p tells you that tivo mounts /dev/hda16...

    bootpage -p tells you that tivo mounts /dev/hda16 in /mnt and then runs /mnt/runmonte. So, do the following:
    mount /dev/hda16 /mnt
    cat /mnt/runmonte

    Towards the end, you'll see a line where it...
  93. Thread: tivoapp patches

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    contradicts...

    contradicts http://www.dealdatabase.com/forum/showpost.php?p=139455&postcount=1
    and what I am getting from my tivoapp binary comparison program...
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    Dang. Didn't work so well. Too much stuff...

    Dang. Didn't work so well. Too much stuff changed, I guess. Ahh well. Still, it works for 3.1, 3.1.1b and 3.1.1c. Even calculates the addresses for the tivoapp patches. Cool.
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    can't unmount cdrom

    Just wondering if we will ever be able to umount the cdrom once knoppix is up and running? Or is that a knoppix specific "feature"? (from googling, it appears so).

    I still use tivoscripts boot...
  96. No, actually, P3's and P-M's are also having the...

    No, actually, P3's and P-M's are also having the problem. And mine in particular is a NEW P4, I would sure hope they had that problem fixed by now. As jdiner said, it's probably just some cygwin...
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    updateProc v0.1: Binary diff for tivoapp

    Ok, well, this is my first attempt at releasing something I'm doing, so go easy, m'kay?

    Basically, updateProc is a tool to update the address in the tivoapp.proc file when the tivoapp binary has...
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    Nevermind again, went ahead and restored it to a...

    Nevermind again, went ahead and restored it to a spare drive, booted using sleeper's knoppix disk, and was able to scp the file I wanted over. Thanks again, sleeper!
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    Extract SINGLE file from mfs backup?

    Ok, so I finally got a 3.1 image from overnet, and I'm going to get the tivoapp executable from there (for those who didn't read my post over in the s2 image begging thread, I'm trying to do some...
  100. /etc/rc.d is on a read only file system, so you...

    /etc/rc.d is on a read only file system, so you cannot replace the file without remounting the filesystem as read/write. Your client probably gave you the error, but maybe it scrolled by too fast.
    ...
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    Thank you both for your help. I have lots of...

    Thank you both for your help. I have lots of homework to do now.


    I'm gathering that about rec. objdump seems to do just as well. The reverse compiling of rec was pretty much a joke.

    I'm...
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    reading tivoapp disassembler output

    How do you find where a function/procedure is called from?

    I have looked at the disassembly and reverse compilation produced by REC (http://www.backerstreet.com/rec/rec.htm). I'm trying to...
  103. Yeah, much slower, tragically. Wish we could...

    Yeah, much slower, tragically. Wish we could pick and choose what parts were disabled. Maybe it's just one particular set that we could disable to fix it.

    Just for the record, I was using the...
  104. Back from our stroll down memory lane, we find drnull banging his head on cygwin...

    Well, tried the latest dvdauthor version of mpeg2enc.exe and got the same blockiness.

    So, fought more with compiling it myself.

    make fails in the mplex directory (no biggie, but I wanted to...
  105. Interesting: I just compiled mpeg2enc on a linux...

    Interesting: I just compiled mpeg2enc on a linux RH9 system also running a P4. Ran the same test at q1 and DO NOT get blocks. It seems, though, that you already knew it was related to cygwin...
  106. Ahh, right, you're the one that ruined our theory...

    Ahh, right, you're the one that ruined our theory last time!!! :-) Well, thank you very much for taking the time to retest and post results. That could very well settle it as an intel "problem"...
  107. True, I see the exact same thing on tv every...

    True, I see the exact same thing on tv every single day on my local NBC. During the Today show, as they show the local weather, there's an animation where they zoom out to show today's forcast. ...
  108. I was thinking more that for some reason, it was...

    I was thinking more that for some reason, it was picking the wrong "representation pattern" to represent that block. Now, I'm probably seriously talking out of my rear here (as our beloved deceased...
  109. blocky problem, revisited

    Well, we were having an interesting discussion last time about the mpeg2enc blockiness issue before the last thread closed. I'd like to reopen it, if I could.

    Part of the problem, I think, is...
  110. Thread: What's Goin On?

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    Are you still running the original tivoweb that...

    Are you still running the original tivoweb that was installed by the scripts? If so, that used to cause my tivo to crash (back before tivowebplus was available). I would recommend upgrading to...
  111. Thread: Tivo and X-10

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    Excellent thread guys!

    I also am severly ticked when I start off my workday tweaking one little thing on the tivo and find out I have remotely locked it up. Now, using the same kit (and the tranciever module like you...
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    backup module

    http://www.boygenius.co.uk/tivo/index.html

    Great module, works fine for me.

    Then, you can use tivowebplus to rearrange the order if you like.
  113. Thread: Tcl Help

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    All you need to program in tcl is already on the...

    All you need to program in tcl is already on the tivo. Just make a file (ending with .tcl for shell programs and .itcl for modules added into tivoweb, for standardization.). To run it, either put...
  114. Well, thanks for ruining that party, outlaw! :-)...

    Well, thanks for ruining that party, outlaw! :-)

    Hey, is there any verbose option or logging option or something that could be passed to mpeg2enc so we could send you our logs and compare them? ...
  115. Good, glad that reply didn't upset anybody... I...

    Good, glad that reply didn't upset anybody... I typed it rather quickly on my way out the door and it might have come across harsh, like I was whining for people to fix my problem or something. Glad...
  116. Q1->Q2

    I've had this problem for awhile, but every time someone reports a similar problem, the pat answer from everyone is just "you're using the wrong cygwin1.dll" or "you're using the wrong mpeg2enc.exe"....
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    aww, man, ya beat me to it! And here I was...

    aww, man, ya beat me to it! And here I was having fun making a user friendly script! :-)



    #!/tvbin/tivosh

    source $tcl_library/tv/DbEnum.tcl


    if {$argc == 0} {
  118. I've seen this plenty of time before.... when my...

    I've seen this plenty of time before.... when my drive was out of space. (sorry, just making sure you've checked the pseudo-obvious.)
  119. Thread: Tivo weardness

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    HA! I like that idea. :-) (honest, I'm not...

    HA! I like that idea. :-)

    (honest, I'm not trying to increase my post count...) :rolleyes:
  120. Thread: Tivo weardness

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    Scottyboy: yes, DB is harsh. And I would rarely...

    Scottyboy: yes, DB is harsh. And I would rarely defend his inflammatory posts. But don't you think his response was warranted this time? I mean honestly? That post was total NEWBIE material. I'm...
  121. Another very small bug report

    Meant to send this a little earlier. In GOPEditor, when making FAE cuts, I sometimes get my start cut and end cut confused. So I hit pagedown when wanting to start a cut. Then, arcade mode kicks...
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    Exactly what I do. I have the same problem with...

    Exactly what I do. I have the same problem with cox losing my connection occasionally. I was thinking that maybe it was because I vnc home and run slimp3 off of it to work too (thus using quite a...
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    Just out of curiosity, why would you say this? ...

    Just out of curiosity, why would you say this? Is the quality that much better?

    And even if he starts with digital cable, can a stand alone ever match a directivo combo unit as far as quality...
  124. My vote goes for no popups, so that processing...

    My vote goes for no popups, so that processing continues. I think it will be obvious (if you remove the file that you were in the process of producing and leave the .txt or whatever) that there was...
  125. Have you tried putting 9r3 back on and seeing if...

    Have you tried putting 9r3 back on and seeing if it works?

    Also, You're doing the tivoapp patch instead of the noscramble.o or kmem hack, right? Didn't we just go through this a few pages back...
  126. I wrote a TvTome module for perl a few months ago...

    I wrote a TvTome module for perl a few months ago to aid in an episode manager tool I was playing with. Anyways, that was before their site redesign. Just tried it today, and with their new site...
  127. post #2 in this thread also, post #23...

    post #2 in this thread



    also, post #23 between you and him:


    No. I am not saying that... It will be back. I was busy trying to get the freaking thing to work in the first place. So I...
  128. Thanks eastwind. It's crashing back on v0.16...

    Thanks eastwind. It's crashing back on v0.16 preview 2 & 3 as well. Strange that no one else has had this problem, and I'm seeing it in two .ty's that I looked at yesterday? I chopped out an...
  129. Crash in GOPEditor or whatever it's called now....

    Stream is from S2 DirecTivo.
    My OS is Win2000, using the latest (8r2 since gopeditor didn't change in 8r3...).

    If somebody could please verify this crash (so I know it's not my computer's fault)...
  130. Thread: New rules 2..

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    Very small change

    Since the new rules discussion somehow turned into a feature request list...

    I think it would be great if the title of the pages didn't start with "DealDatabase Forum - Deals.....", but instead...
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    different thread for tivoperl modules

    http://www.dealdatabase.com/forum/showthread.php?t=32015
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    TyTool Perl Modules

    I currently have some perl scripts and modules that can be used in conjunction with tytool for automated extraction and deletion of shows on the tivo. I have already used it over the Thanksgiving &...
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    Did somebody say Badger?

    Badger?
    Sorry, just trying to lighten things up before we get into one of those great open-source vs closed source flame wars of old.

    Anyways, what functionality do you need other than what is...
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    You need to set the "Start In" folder for the...

    You need to set the "Start In" folder for the shortcut to be c:\tivo\tytool8r3\tytool, otherwise, your shortcut starts in your user directory.
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    Are you positive you're transferring in binary...

    Are you positive you're transferring in binary mode instead of ascii?
    ls -l reports a file size of 48324 for me when transferred in binary. It's 48485 when transferred in ascii. See what ls -l...
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    Small suggestion

    Just finished editing 10 short clips (the star wars: clone wars special that was on the toon network a few weeks back). Works great, easy to use.

    One small suggestion though, is that we not be...
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    Noooo!!!

    Aaack!!! My eyes, my eyes!!!!

    Good to hear that the cut file format will stay the same in the full release. Also very pleased with the FAE window. It's zippy, and playing through a GOP is...
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    Aww, man! You mean I'm actually going to have to...

    Aww, man! You mean I'm actually going to have to spend time with family/friends over the holidays? *sigh*

    j/k. Happy holidays to you too. Hope you are able to rest up & get better. And since...
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    What a joke!

    What a joke!
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    First, just FYI, it's GOP for Group Of Pictures....

    First, just FYI, it's GOP for Group Of Pictures.



    Ok, to get to mpg's, yes, you need to do "Multiplex Files". That will give you a valid .mpg file which you should be able to open in WinDVD...
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    Re: Re: Tyool only creates 1/2 hr key file for hour long .tmf file

    So, kinda looks that way, I guess. (Not trying to be rude at all, I just thought I remembered him saying he had it fixed already.)
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    If you'll notice, on his webpage, he says ...

    If you'll notice, on his webpage, he says


    That just means you can specify. He doesn't say he'll use it... :-)

    Seriously, though, if your tivoweb isn't running on port 80, you won't be able...
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    I think one feature that would make that list...

    I think one feature that would make that list more useful is if you could hit a key (left or right arrow??) after selecting a cut, and it would go to the start or end of that cut in the video. I say...
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    I know, I was just replying to toddler that it...

    I know, I was just replying to toddler that it did have to be that way...
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    Actually, it does have to be that way, right?

    I may not understand this all fully, but I thought that he "simply" (I know, I know... it's not simple!) took the mpeg stream provided from the tivo and stuck that into a .mpg file. If he used this...
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    Let's see, $200, $20 per person....

    carry the one...

    That's only 10 people. I think 10 people will probably donate, if you asked for it, and said you needed it to pay for this library. I think what people don't want to do, is BUY...
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    10 frames. You can watch the frame count when...

    10 frames. You can watch the frame count when jumping with ctrl+arrow and see the frame count increase by 10.
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    My understanding

    It's my understanding that when you are looking at your show and the next click, you see commercial, then that GOP is the GOP where you have a transition from show to commercial. So if you are...
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    Genius is busy. Please do not disturb...

    I'm not trying to be harsh, but I think this whole discussion is a little premature. I don't think it will be as confusing once he has completed the new editor, and we are playing with it.

    As for...
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    Oh the anticipation!

    Definitly looking forward to trying this out. I am finishing a complete collection of a series tomorrow and had already edited all my .ty's but plan on giving this new version a shot with them...
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