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    Sheesh! So the DVR40 is out. How about the HR-20...

    Sheesh! So the DVR40 is out. How about the HR-20 or a S1? Or should I even bother with it at all?

    I guess the real question is "is there any good legal FTA programming?" If so, what/where is it,...
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    What kind of S1 box would be best suited for this?

    What kind of S1 box would be best suited for this?
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    The "RF In / Antenna" input cannot be used?

    The "RF In / Antenna" input cannot be used?
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    What if I got a decoder box...another dish...or...

    What if I got a decoder box...another dish...or some other combination?
    What about OTA? How is that done?
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    FTA programming

    First of all...I do not want to steal service in any way!

    I live on Los Angeles area and would like to know if there is any good HD or SD programming on FTA satellites that I could watch and/or...
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    RubbishObjectByFsId worked perfectly

    Much thanks DocTauri, whitepelican, and Narf54321.

    ftp could not recognize the entire filename, even in quotes.
    reboot did not get rid of it.
    but
    list out shows, get FSID then...
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    Can't delete after mfs_ftp insert

    I started WS_FTP, saw the the .ty files were named in a verbose looking way.
    Renamed *Jonny Quest-Volcano.ty*
    to
    {Jonny Quest}{1969-01-01}{Volcano}{11.00 AM Sun Feb 04, 2007}{HBO}.ty
    which...
  8. me too

    I too have had guide data missing, but restart seems to correct it.

    Is it possible that some hacks over time fill up var partition and guide data gets overwritten? I don't know exactly where...
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    TRS80. My friend and I wrote a loop to simulate...

    TRS80. My friend and I wrote a loop to simulate flying down that corridor of the Death Star.
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    I couldn't get 5.2 to play nice. I use DVD-lab....

    I couldn't get 5.2 to play nice. I use DVD-lab.
    DirecTV TiVo - to - DVDR Process
  11. I would like to hear why you (Lyle) are: 1....

    I would like to hear why you (Lyle) are:

    1. Using an HU card in a SD-DVR40.
    and
    2. STILL asking HU questions like Your HU question back on 02-26-04
    when fixn278 told you previously it is...
  12. What goony is saying is to set your broadcast...

    What goony is saying is to set your broadcast address to "192.168.0.255"
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    I have SD-DVR40, used tivoscripts, and use the...

    I have SD-DVR40, used tivoscripts, and use the Dlink DUB-E100. It works great. :D
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    I get by with a little help...

    Using info from this thread and on TRILIGHT's *TiVo to DVDR guide*, here is what worked perfectly for me:

    Client: Win2k Pro
    TiVo: SD-DVR40 3.1.1b running tserver_mfs7_mips

    TyTool...
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    i don't see the *abusive and vile*. perhaps you...

    i don't see the *abusive and vile*.
    perhaps you should read the whole thread Redhat and dvr40
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    hmm...a wiki...they are cool. I included the...

    hmm...a wiki...they are cool.


    I included the threads just to show the structure, what would be displayed would be something like:
    C> About DealDatabase
    -----S> DealDatabase FAQ
    -----S>...
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    New Layout for DDB TiVo Forums

    I believe that by using more Categories and Sub-Forums you can more quickly direct the path to the information. FAQ type Threads would keep the noise down and would be the fastest path to information...
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    Edit Program

    I have several SpongeBob episodes that are all generically named. When I select a specific recording and *Edit Program* to change the Episode Title it changes all of the episodes with that generic...
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    Broadcast Address

    Since I was heading OT in Sleeper's ISO thread I'll ask it here,

    *broadcast address* in google yields:

    All datagrams sent by TCP/IP move through all machines in the network path. However, each...
  20. Life is beautiful

    I upgraded my SD-DVR40 to 105 hours and added a D-Link DUB-E100 ethernet connection (reading ALL the text and testing at every step).
    It's so simple with tivoscripts!

    I was puzzled for a minute...
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    Is there a way to select multiple shows to play...

    Is there a way to select multiple shows to play in sequence?
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    My stock SD-DVR40 came with 3.1.1-01-2-351....

    My stock SD-DVR40 came with 3.1.1-01-2-351.
    After daily call was forced it upgraded to 3.1.1b-02-2-351.
  23. In the Newbie forum I asked about SD- DVR40 and...

    In the Newbie forum I asked about SD- DVR40 and 4.0

    How difficult is it? What's involved?
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    I have not yet learned MIPS. I am primarily an...

    I have not yet learned MIPS.
    I am primarily an applications programmer (OS/400-RPG and Windows-.NET).
    What skillset and toolset would be required for a *4.0 on a DVR40* project?

    EDIT: after...
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    SD-DVR40 and 4.0

    I just received my DirecTV kit with TiVo, dish, etc. To my surprize (read disappointment) I found a model SD-DVR40 instead of HDVR2. I have read that 4.0/4.01 cannot be applied to DVR40 since it has...
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    OfficeMax currently has (1/4-1/10) WD1200JBRTL ...

    OfficeMax currently has (1/4-1/10) WD1200JBRTL
    129.99 retail
    -50.00 WD mail in rebate
    -20.00 OM mail in rebate
    =59.99
  27. Thread: PROM socketing

    by SurfBoy
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    Sticky: So does this mean that the PROM mod is not yet...

    So does this mean that the PROM mod is not yet figured out for SD-DVR40 or it cannot be done?
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    FWIW, I think he is one of the reasons that I...

    FWIW, I think he is one of the reasons that I (TiVo newbie) have just been lurking, SEARCHING, and DOCUMENTING all that I can before I hack my 2 HDVR2's. I will search before posting so the Boogie...
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    Hey hardware guys...

    Sleeper has been working on a Boot CD with support for a USB Drive Case for the TiVo drive. I have an idea.

    How hard would it be to convert the TiVo Case (maybe cut it and make a flip door) and...
  30. Re: tytools does not work after Tivoscripts ISO

    As previously quoted by Sleeper about quirks:

    1) msf_ftp is an older version. Do not use it.
    2) Must manually patch tivoapp in 4.x
    3) Problem with tivoweb
    All of these are discussed in this...
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    I believe David is redirecting you to place your...

    I believe David is redirecting you to place your post on NEWBIE TiVo/DirecTiVo Hacking
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    this is the best deal i could find. Rapid...

    this is the best deal i could find.

    Rapid Satellite HDVR2 + 2 room with triple LNB dish $67.95
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    Is there settings or another utility that can do...

    Is there settings or another utility that can do the compatibility conversion (352x480, 720x480)? Can't TyTool do that?
  34. Thread: PROM socketing

    by SurfBoy
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    Sticky: so if i had a modded PROM on my HDVR2, what's the...

    so if i had a modded PROM on my HDVR2, what's the best software configuration for extracting, burning, and tivoweb?
  35. Thread: PROM socketing

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    Sticky: what does PROM socketing do for the S2?

    what does PROM socketing do for the S2?
  36. cron?

    newb question...
    a timed script - is that a cron job? it runs automatically without intervention?
  37. if prevent daily call (old fixsub) is installed,...

    if prevent daily call (old fixsub) is installed, does it need to be run occasionally to stop the nag?
  38. Re: mfs_ftp

    are you saying that after i run the script that i should replace mfs_ftp with the new one, or download the new one myself and replace it on the CD(-RW?) before running the script.
  39. newb question... are there any standard tivo...

    newb question... are there any standard tivo features that are no longer working after the surgery?
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    HDVR2 connection to 2Wire HomePortal

    I have a 2Wire HomePortal 1000 ADSL Gateway/Router and HPNA network. It has a Local Ethernet and a USB PC connection. Can I connect a HDVR2 to it (USB to USB)? The Pegasus.o supported adapters lists...
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    is there a specific dtivo that is best?

    is there a specific dtivo that is best?
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    Which is the best TiVo unit on the market to...

    Which is the best TiVo unit on the market to produce the best quality extracted/burned product?
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