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    HR20, BBC, and diplexer

    I have a HR20-100s that is currently using both sat tuners. I also have an OTA antenna that I would like to use.

    My satellite input 1 tuner connector has a SWM by it, but the #2 tuner doesnt.
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  2. well i did that little trick where you install...

    well i did that little trick where you install the BBC between the system of diplexers and the LNB, and now everything works fine. (the BBC is in the attic, so its protected from the elements) Now I...
  3. The installer did say that If I got the zinwell...

    The installer did say that If I got the zinwell 6x8 wideband multi-switch that the OTA antenna could plug into one of the FlexPorts, and the multiswitch would then feed OTA locals to all receivers...
  4. upgrading from HR10-250 to HR20-100S, questions

    Im using a diplexer system for one of the inputs to my HR10-250 for off-air locals.

    Will I still be able to use this diplexer system for the HR20-100S to get off-air locals? Im concerned about...
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    how about a HR20? thats the one I want. there...

    how about a HR20? thats the one I want. there are a few of them on ebay. I'm getting the RID from the seller to call DTV and check to see if its a lease

    EDITED: DTV verified its a lease. I...
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    there seems to be plenty of hr21 units available...

    there seems to be plenty of hr21 units available from ebay and froogle searches. are they all leases that you in initially pay for, then also pay an extra monthly lease fee?
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    OK Where can I find out more about this???

    OK Where can I find out more about this???
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    "free upgrade"

    Ive got a HR10-250 HD-Tivo and today they told me I was eligible for a free upgrade to the mpeg4 DVR. I asked some questions and found out that there is an additional 2 year commitment, plus its a...
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    OK I think ill want a HR20 then. I wonder if I...

    OK I think ill want a HR20 then. I wonder if I call for an upgrade if they still have any of them left?

    Or, maybe I should wait to upgrade? Im thinking that since Tivo and DirecTV are making up...
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    differences in hr20 and hr21

    Is it just the OTA tuner? Are there any performance differences or other features that are different?

    Even though the HR20 does have OTA tuners, can it still get mpeg-4/hd locals over the...
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    OK is it really as simple as just entering these...

    OK is it really as simple as just entering these commands?

    NoCSO
    echo -ne "\x3C\x02\x00\x00" | dd conv=notrunc of=tivoapp bs=1 seek=1602412

    HME/HMO
    echo -ne "\x34\x11\x00\x00" | dd...
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    Would I expect extraction/playing with typlayer...

    Would I expect extraction/playing with typlayer to run faster if I just prevent scrambling in the first place? (say by using noscramble.o inserted as a module)

    I have a freshly caked HR10-250...
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    I have a HR10-250 that I just instant-caked to...

    I have a HR10-250 that I just instant-caked to load a 6.3c image onto it. After it boots up it gives me "Problem Found" and tells me I cant record.

    Will 51killer.tcl work for HR10-250 with 6.3c?
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    Sticky: 1. I can mount part7 fine. 2. bootpage -b says...

    1. I can mount part7 fine.
    2. bootpage -b says root=/dev/hda7 alone with some hex data.
    3. pdisk returns lots of data about what appears to be a tivo drive.
    4. not sure. It looks like its in good...
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    Sticky: well the .rar file that contained the .bkz file...

    well the .rar file that contained the .bkz file was titled HR10-250

    but that would make sense why it doesnt work.
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    Sticky: this image HDTIVO_VIRGIN.BKZ I got from emule was...

    this image HDTIVO_VIRGIN.BKZ I got from emule was restored to a HR10-250 drive with "restore -zxpi /cdrom/HDTIVO_VIRGIN.BKZ /dev/hda"

    and it seemed to go well it wrote almost 1.5G onto the hard...
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    I have a HR10-250 and have done the killhdinitrd...

    I have a HR10-250 and have done the killhdinitrd on a 7.2.2-oth kernel and have got that installed.
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    question on custom kernels

    is it possible to use custom compiled kernels without doing the prom mod? My questions are specific to monte but the only thing i can figure on how to use monte is the sleeper iso which im reading...
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    mfsadd question

    If you use mfsadd on a tivo (HR10-250 with 6.3d) A drive with a B drive present, and it completes successfully and tells me I now have 600 hours, what happens to the Tivo if it tries to boot with no...
  20. OK got it. Now I want to install the new kernel....

    OK got it. Now I want to install the new kernel. I md5sum'ed my patched kernel and got a correct checksum. But I'm not 100% how to install it. From what I've read I have the options to choose ...
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    These are great instructions. This thread has...

    These are great instructions. This thread has been a great help. IS there something we should do to prevent the HR10-250 from downloading s/w updates and undoing everything I've done?
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    Sticky: Ive installed the kill'ed kernel to my tivo...

    Ive installed the kill'ed kernel to my tivo drive, and changed the bootparams to activate the console and disable upgrades.

    Now how do I install the s2 scripts and backported drivers? I'm using a...
  23. OK now I've royally screwed up my tivo. While I...

    OK now I've royally screwed up my tivo. While I did back up my tivo main drive with mfsools, after fiddling with the drive it is now hosed. And then I found out my backup on the CD is now...
  24. I was able to use the win32 version of...

    I was able to use the win32 version of killhdinitrd to patch the 7.2.2 kernel and i got a good md5sum.

    After I apply this kernel, will my serial bash prompt automatically be activated?
  25. Is it yet possible to do USB 2.0 host-to-host...

    Is it yet possible to do USB 2.0 host-to-host from HR10-250 to WinXP? I saw some pretty old postings talking about it not yet being possible back then, so I'm suspecting that its still not possible,...
  26. bump to top. I have the same question. Im...

    bump to top. I have the same question. Im hoping to be able to use a gigabit ethernet usb dongle on my HR10-250 and get massive transfer speeds :-)

    Can someone recommend a gigE/usb dongle for...
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    Sticky: locked up tivo

    Hey i upgraded my xtremed2.5 T-60 (with turbonet) using 31-TiVolater-v2.zip and used the instructions from:
    http://www.angelfire.com/darkside/wanker/DTiVoBasicsAndBeyond31.htm

    Everything went...
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    Re: Mips disassembler v0.1

    can i run this on a normal bsd machine? or can we only run this on the series2 system itself? If i can run it on my home bsd system, where do i get the mips-TiVo-linux-objdump file from?

    Thanks,...
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    no you can mount something anywhere make sure...

    no you can mount something anywhere
    make sure you cd / out of the directory before you try to mount something there, otherwise i cant think of what the problem is.
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    youre on the right track. basically you want...

    youre on the right track.

    basically you want to create a subdirectory, say /mnt/windows
    then when you smbmount the share on the windows machine, that directory structure will appear (or be...
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    reset remote??

    How can I factory default my Sony T-60 remote? I used to be able to control the tv volume when the slider was on SAT, but then i put a code in the TV part to run a sony tv and now i have to move the...
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    dtivo not working anymore...

    about 6 months ago i got my dtivo in i used xtreme1.0 glitched on it and its running on 2.5-01-1-011 (Version 2.1.24-TiVo-2.5
    Compile #11 Mon Aug 20 19:10:12 PDT 2001)

    I used the boot299.btl fix...
  33. i wonder if it would be possible to make it where...

    i wonder if it would be possible to make it where you can pull up tivoweb on a tivo from anywhere in the internet and schedule a recording, and have a script running on the tivo and windows machine...
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    the one I posted as this thread starter will work...

    the one I posted as this thread starter will work as long as you put the "fi" statements at the end of the tivoweb1.9.4beta section and the cron section. If you didnt install tivoweb1.9.4 and cron...
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    what are the files in the /etccombo directory...

    what are the files in the /etccombo directory used for anyway? Im assuming that one of these files is how xtreme "flashed" my prom for me? i remember reading some old docs about flashing the prom...
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    yeah I tried all 3 init strings that were in your...

    yeah I tried all 3 init strings that were in your manual. I cant change the fone detection thing as it requires to make a test call if i change any of the options and I just cant allow it to make a...
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    Anyone else have the problem where elseed051...

    Anyone else have the problem where elseed051 successfully inits the modem and prints RING to the bash shell but never puts any callerID info to the TV or the bash shell?

    I have a T-60 running...
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    cant he just xtreme his tivo? doesnt xtreme come...

    cant he just xtreme his tivo? doesnt xtreme come with an image?
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    other than nfs what else should i take out?

    other than nfs what else should i take out?
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    hey i figured it out. im missing a few "fi" (end...

    hey i figured it out. im missing a few "fi" (end if) command from the script.

    im still learning shell scripting. what does "if [ -x" and "if [ -e" do? are there any other options besides -e and...
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    rc.remote-login not working right

    My fixsub and tivoweb and cron and noppv and tivoftp and most of the other things arent executing via the rc.remote-login correctly. I understand that this file gets executed by rc.net right after...
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    i have a sony t-60. If i put the philips image...

    i have a sony t-60. If i put the philips image on it will I be able to control non-sony vcr's with the tivo's IR hardware? will i lose functionality of my sony-tivo remote if i do this?

    Thanks,...
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    I dont think that the tivo can ping. When I tryy...

    I dont think that the tivo can ping. When I tryy the command it tells me ping: command not found. But the Tivo is capable of responding to ping requests from other machines. I have an OpenBSD...
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    i dont understand one thing...can you actually...

    i dont understand one thing...can you actually buy local channels for different markets simultaneously? A lot of people are talking about doing this, and are "supported" I pay for 2 separate DTV...
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    what script (dss 3m script) are people using to...

    what script (dss 3m script) are people using to authorize locals? Im guessing that if you subscribe to a locals market and its possible to get different markets simultaneously then its not required...
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    load xtreme then install kravens update and do...

    load xtreme then install kravens update and do his instructions with the noppv dump and the sync command

    then you can manually execute the noppv.tcl via a bash command

    cron is latin for "time"...
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    dude genericuser is the man search his posts he...

    dude genericuser is the man search his posts he figured it out you need the vixie cron package and the noppv.tcl script from xtreme-emu youll need to set some envronment varibles its all in some...
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    cool yep i just found that and did it. it looks...

    cool yep i just found that and did it. it looks like its working.

    wierd...used to when i ran it manually it would always fix hundreds of shows each time, even if i ran it manually within 2 mins...
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    hey i see all your posts on that. i followed...

    hey i see all your posts on that. i followed what you said you did, (somewhat; I dont have a /etc/profile directory in my tivo)

    i did this from the /etc directory:
    export > env_vars

    the file...
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    doesnt work at all for me....i did xtreme and...

    doesnt work at all for me....i did xtreme and kravens update a long time ago, before I noticed the reboots. From what i understand a lot of ppl have to run it every 15-20 mins or so. and are doing...
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    i can manually execute /hack/noppv.html but if i...

    i can manually execute /hack/noppv.html but if i try to run it via the cron using this crontab entry:

    */15 * * * * /tvbin/tivosh /hack/noppv.tcl -5 >> /var/hack/noppv.out

    i get these errors in...
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    im not talking about doing anything with the...

    im not talking about doing anything with the card. Im trying to determine if the linux OS does anything with the card at all.
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    another revive

    This thread was discussing reading/writing to the DSS card from the linux OS on the dtivo. has anyone ever had any success?

    It would be extremely useful to just be able to pull zkt/camid from a...
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    ok cool thanks for the info. I was able to...

    ok cool thanks for the info. I was able to multiplex the audio and video with TMPGenc. It created a 240MB file for 15mins of movie. Is that normal? I went and got flaskmpg to try to compress...
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    what am i missing here? i used tytools5 an i...

    what am i missing here? i used tytools5 an i have an audio stream and a video stream...(using win2k) how do i combine theese 2 into a .mpg or .avi file?
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    smbmount howto

    ok if you've xtremed your tivo and have then done the extra xtreme update then you already have all the files (just 2) that you need:
    /lib/modules/smbfs.o (the module)
    and
    /tivo-bin/smbmount...
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    the reason im asking is ive seen different...

    the reason im asking is ive seen different versions floating around some for 1.3 and some for 2.0

    now that Ive extremed and updated my system xtreme and the 2.5xtreme update im wanting to make...
  58. DSR image on a T60? and samba question

    In an attempt to be able to control other (non-sony) VCRs with my T-60 could i load a DSR6000 image onto my tivo drive? If I did that then would I lose functionality of my sonty-tivo remote control...
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    that should be possible as long as your able to...

    that should be possible as long as your able to mount your tivo drive on your PC. you'll have to modify the parameters of everything be sure that when you run the 2.5 upgrade that things get...
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    smbfs.o gone

    I was trying to get samba working and I lost (accidentally del) my smbfs.o file. will the smbfs.o file from the smbfs.zip on the xtreme-emu site do the same thing? is it the same exact file? when...
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    ok cool i finally got it. thanks to a post I...

    ok cool i finally got it. thanks to a post I found regarding tx/rx/gnd so im set for bash now I have a question regarding locals.

    I have a subbed p4 card and Im not paying for locals, is there...
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    Sony T-60 bash???

    Where do i plug my serial cable in the T60? I see all kinds of bash faqs but cant figure out how to connect the cable to the tivo.
    theres all kinds of crap about pinouts and wire colors but....
    ...
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    Input/output error

    I burnt xtreme2.5 for T-60 to cdrom and booted it, hit enter 2 times and entered the command 25xtreme. the computer then told me:

    sh: /cdrom/live/bin/25xtreme: Input/output error

    I used the...
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    yeah thats the one ive been reading, also the...

    yeah thats the one ive been reading, also the xtreme-emu xtreme2.5 docs ive been reading too. but so far ive not seen anything regarding backing up to a single floppy after tuning to a few channels...
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    backup DTivo to single CDROM

    I just got a Sony T-60 and have activated it with DirecTV. I watched a few channels. I would like to use the Xtreme2.5 for my T-60. I bought an 80GB 5400 RPM maxtor drive. I would like to backup...
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