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    See the following thread near the end:...

    See the following thread near the end: http://www.tivocommunity.com/tivo-vb/showthread.php?t=298431 .


    The tar is located at http://hywel.org.uk/tivo/tivoVi.tar .
  2. Sticky: What kind of TiVo is your friend using? I don't...

    What kind of TiVo is your friend using? I don't think DirecTiVos work with TiVos software. Using OTA or Cable will have significantly different video quality. Also I assume the TiVo software coverts...
  3. Newbie here - Now that TiVoTool is not running...

    Newbie here - Now that TiVoTool is not running properly since I upgraded to Leopard I got TySuiteJ running. I didn't see a recent how-to on getting TySuiteJ running on the Mac so I thought I would...
  4. Thread: 3.5c-01-1-031

    by ADent
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    Vancod - are you certain they are not primary...

    Vancod - are you certain they are not primary master? Can you scroll up (shift page up IIRC) and see that the drive is listed as hdc?

    I just ask because I got the same error when my drive was hda...
  5. Thread: tivoapp patches

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    TivoApp patches for the latest DTiVo S1 update....

    TivoApp patches for the latest DTiVo S1 update. See link for original post (not be me).


    3.5c-01-1-011 ( from http://www.dealdatabase.com/forum/showthread.php?p=286824#post286824 )...
  6. Sticky: Feature Request - When in FAE can we get a button...

    Feature Request - When in FAE can we get a button to jump to next/previous GOP?

    I regularly hit the wrong GOP and I have to exit FAE, back up a GOP, then enter FAE. Would be easier to just jump...
  7. Sticky: More issues - 16:9 vs 4:3 setting in DVD video...

    More issues

    - 16:9 vs 4:3 setting in DVD video #407 - http://www.dealdatabase.com/forum/showthread.php?p=255013&postcount=407

    - Bitmap filename sticky #421 -...
  8. Sticky: Glad to see you back - though not for the reasons...

    Glad to see you back - though not for the reasons you are back.

    Some old issues
    - Too many segments. This was brought up in post #25 and you answered in #41...
  9. Thread: tivoapp patches

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    From TCF (!) Offsets for 3.5b (S1 DTiVo)

    From TCF (!)

    Offsets for 3.5b (S1 DTiVo)
  10. Sticky: Don't forget that most DirecTV streams are...

    Don't forget that most DirecTV streams are 480x480. Almost all other editing tools will re-encode to a DVD legal format (say 720x480).

    The only place you can lose quality is at FAE cuts - the GOP...
  11. Sticky: 1) Don't transfer in Multiplex mode. See...

    1) Don't transfer in Multiplex mode. See http://www.dealdatabase.com/forum/showthread.php?p=244627&#post244627 .


    2) You are writing to a NTFS partition? 4GB is the limit on FAT32 paritions.
  12. Sticky: TyTool works for me on my S1 DTiVo wth 3.5 and...

    TyTool works for me on my S1 DTiVo wth 3.5 and 10r4.

    Just had to reinstall the CacheCard drivers and re-create my .cshrc file. And of course patch tivoapp to stop scrambling new recordings.
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    Is there a patch to allow recording of the XM...

    Is there a patch to allow recording of the XM channels (there is one for 6.x).
  14. Thread: tivoapp patches

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    Based on...

    Based on http://www.dealdatabase.com/forum/newreply.php?do=newreply&noquote=1&p=247117 the 3.5 S1 DTiVo patch for disable scrambling is


    echo -ne "\x48\x00\x00\x38" | dd conv=notrunc of=tivoapp...
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    004df470 Hex = 5108848 Dec So I guess the...

    004df470 Hex = 5108848 Dec

    So I guess the command s/b
    echo -ne "\x48\x00\x00\x38" | dd conv=notrunc of=tivoapp bs=1 seek=5108848
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    My machine took the upgrade fine. I pulled the...

    My machine took the upgrade fine.

    I pulled the drives, did a backup, installed the latest CacheCard drivers and things are going well.

    I have a DSR6000 w/two drives - 80GB and a 120GB.

    Just...
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    It is easy to do if you don't need to save the...

    It is easy to do if you don't need to save the recordings.

    If you do, it may or may not be possible depending on the parition setup (but I would guess not).
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    No problems here, expect my CacheCard drivers got...

    No problems here, expect my CacheCard drivers got wiped out (which happens with every SW upgrade), making my DSR6000 slow.

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    I am looking at...
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    Poll: I never did get TiVoTool to work under 10.3....

    I never did get TiVoTool to work under 10.3. Tried downloading a bunch of stuff.

    When I upgraded to 10.4 it works great.

    Did you download WxPerl and such? Looks like post #115 got it to mostly...
  20. Sticky: The highlighted ones are FAE (Frame Accurate...

    The highlighted ones are FAE (Frame Accurate Edit). The non-highlighted are GOP edits and occur between two GOPs. They require no re-encoding but can be jerky (plus you don't get to pick the exact...
  21. Sticky: 21 days since the last post by jdiner. Are you...

    21 days since the last post by jdiner.

    Are you OK Josh?
  22. Sticky: Still there (AKAIK). There is a setting the in...

    Still there (AKAIK).

    There is a setting the in the IFO builder page to set the quality at 1 or 2. 2 it needs to be on my Intel Celeron.
  23. Sticky: I think Josh was actually hinting at doing one at...

    I think Josh was actually hinting at doing one at one time, but that was before he lost many months of work in a computer crash and his latest ill period.

    TiVoTool is out there for Mac OS 10.4....
  24. Sticky: Your TiVo is FULL. Starting with 2.x SW TiVo...

    Your TiVo is FULL.

    Starting with 2.x SW TiVo doesn't actually delete a show until the space is needed - it just marks deleted shows as deleted and removes them from the User Interface.
    ...
  25. Sticky: There was a reported problem on 10r3 thread if...

    There was a reported problem on 10r3 thread if there were more than 32 parts.

    http://www.dealdatabase.com/forum/showthread.php?p=244613#post244613

    It's not listed on the 10r4 fix list (though...
  26. Arrrggghh!. It's been almost a year since v10...

    Arrrggghh!.

    It's been almost a year since v10 was announced. (Not a real complaint - life happens and 9r18 has been so stable there is no real pressing need for v10 for most of us).

    Once you...
  27. Remember if you are using certain processors you...

    Remember if you are using certain processors you need to change the quality on the reencode from 1 to 2 (or is it 0 to 1) due to a old bug in the tool TyTool uses. The setting is in a menu somewhere....
  28. If Josh doesn't answer, take a look at this...

    If Josh doesn't answer, take a look at this thread: http://www.dealdatabase.com/forum/showthread.php?t=35368 . HDTiVo extraction. Most of the posters on this thread are SD. I think there is a later...
  29. To save JDiner time take a look at this post ON...

    To save JDiner time take a look at this post ON THIS THREAD: http://www.dealdatabase.com/forum/showpost.php?p=203995&postcount=384
    or the reply to this one:...
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    Let's find out what it will take JDiner to get...

    Let's find out what it will take JDiner to get the Mac OS X version of TyTool out and take up a collection.

    Someone was using an older version of the DVD editing SW (Studio Pro 2 - eBay for under...
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    Poll: Which model? The R10 has not been cracked AFAIK.

    Which model? The R10 has not been cracked AFAIK.
  32. You have to hack the machine before you can load...

    You have to hack the machine before you can load any software.

    Then apparently it is pretty easy to install vserver.

    Once you get ftp up and running on your machine come back and we can get...
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    Poll: Still no go. Went to...

    Still no go.

    Went to http://darwinports.opendarwin.org/ and downloaded the DarwinPorts 1.0 Binary and double clicked on the install. Ran the suggested "sudo port selfupdate". Then ran "sudo port...
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    Poll: Newbie basic install questions: What do I need...

    Newbie basic install questions:

    What do I need to install and run this on 10.3.9?

    I downloaded the package and when I click on it bounces a couple of times in the Dock and goes away.


    What...
  35. 480x480 sounds like DirecTiVo. The only way to...

    480x480 sounds like DirecTiVo.

    The only way to change that is convince DirecTV to change it.

    They sometimes uses something different on some locals, but eveything else (SD) is 480x480.

    If...
  36. I used to use the original Mux as the new mux was...

    I used to use the original Mux as the new mux was creating problems.

    But for a long time (since R18 came out) I have been using the New Mux and it works great on my Sony DVD player - and now the...
  37. Hopefully you can get subtitle/close captioning...

    Hopefully you can get subtitle/close captioning to work. That would be cool.

    There are lots of reports of people having problems with CC and thier TiVos, esp the DTiVo. I personally have not seen...
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    If you buy a SA TiVo to work with your existing...

    If you buy a SA TiVo to work with your existing DirecTV receiver it doesn't have anything to do with DirecTV.

    If you buy a DirecTiVo then they will make you sign a contract before you walk out the...
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    Backup two drives to one and save shows

    I would like to ditch my two drive system (80 + 120) and go to a single drive for noise, power, heat, etc issues.

    I tried mfsbackup | mfsrestore, but that doesn't work ("Backup target not large...
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    There is a bug in one of the tools JDiner calls...

    There is a bug in one of the tools JDiner calls if you have one of several types of CPU (Celeron, some AMD ) if you have the quality set to the best. Edit tytool.exe (IIRC) file to use -q 2 and...
  41. Software development for the S1 is dead. There...

    Software development for the S1 is dead.

    There is no version of released SW anywhere that has groups (aka folders) on S1 hardware.

    S1 DTiVo units don't even have the SW upgrade to allow use for...
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    I have had good luck with TyTool, but since I am...

    I have had good luck with TyTool, but since I am running a Celeron I have to edit Tytool to use a q2 on the reencode (there is a bug in tool used relating to certain chip families so that q1 produces...
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    Tytool. It does Frame Accurate Editing.

    Tytool.

    It does Frame Accurate Editing.
  44. Don't forget Josh takes Paypal in addition to...

    Don't forget Josh takes Paypal in addition to praise.
  45. OK, let me expand my statement: Copying from a...

    OK, let me expand my statement:

    Copying from a single 160GB to a single 200GB drive should fine with dd, but you will not be able to see any more disk space.

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    From my understanding you...
  46. Copying from a single 160GB to a single 200GB...

    Copying from a single 160GB to a single 200GB drive should fine with dd.
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    Another difference is that the Pioneer units come...

    Another difference is that the Pioneer units come with TiVo Basic and the Humax recorders do not.
  48. In exchange the only way to hack the boxes is to...

    In exchange the only way to hack the boxes is to allow for free service. Good planning there.

    Anybody got a server outside of the US reach (Cayman, Vantatu, Cuba?) where we could host a 5.0 onto...
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    For us lazy follow the recipe types, thank your...

    For us lazy follow the recipe types, thank your for consolidating everything in one post with the command line and everything.

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    BTW you need to do this first:
    Make sure your root...
  50. 4678664 (decimal) is the offset for 3.1.0.c,...

    4678664 (decimal) is the offset for 3.1.0.c, which is (was?) the main topic of this thread.

    If you want the offsets for 3.1.0.c2 then try the thread that is (was?) for that version:...
  51. Thread: MacVo?

    by ADent
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    Wouldn't TyStreamer do (if you can get it...

    Wouldn't TyStreamer do (if you can get it installed)?

    http://www.dealdatabase.com/forum/showthread.php?t=30285
  52. Look for Sleepers ISO.

    Look for Sleepers ISO.
  53. Cool - thanx for the link. If I can reverse parts...

    Cool - thanx for the link. If I can reverse parts of it, I think I will try the full load and see how the WAF (Wife Acceptance Factor) goes.
  54. Does anybody know the offset for the noscramble...

    Does anybody know the offset for the noscramble hack? (Like this post for 3.1.0c http://www.dealdatabase.com/forum/showpost.php?p=172935&postcount=41 ).

    I would consider SleepyIso, but it does...
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    I thought the direct hack was supposed to not...

    I thought the direct hack was supposed to not encrypt the shows and not mark them, so they would always work.

    Anyways here is how to fix them:...
  56. Newbie was tracking what works and doesn't over...

    Newbie was tracking what works and doesn't over here: http://www.dealdatabase.com/forum/showthread.php?t=35776 .
  57. The guy at SiliconDust had to restore, redownload...

    The guy at SiliconDust had to restore, redownload 3.1.0c, and ended up installing an older version of the CacheCard drivers.

    There was a guy here who had problems with a TurboNet reinstall.

    ...
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    Over at Silicondust the guy that was having...

    Over at Silicondust the guy that was having problems with his CacheCard and 3.1.0c got things working - he said he ended, using an old backup, calling in to get 3.1.0c agagin and ended up using an...
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    Do you think you got upgraded to 3.1.0c? DTV is...

    Do you think you got upgraded to 3.1.0c? DTV is rolling that out on S1 DTiVo starting last week. (I got upgraded Thursday).

    Seems wierd as a I thought TurboNet doesn't need any drivers to call in...
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    On the DTiVo (and some later Sony SVR2000) I...

    On the DTiVo (and some later Sony SVR2000) I think the A is allowed only one expansion before it runs into the partition limit. It is possible to hand craft a parition expansion, but there are no...
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    FYI DirecTV just released 3.1.0c which fixes this...

    FYI DirecTV just released 3.1.0c which fixes this bug (expired data black box and bottom of screen).

    Only took an extra 5 months for S1 units vs S2 units.
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    Poll: There was definitely a batch of 120GB Maxtor...

    There was definitely a batch of 120GB Maxtor drives with 2MB cache that QUNLOCK fries - nice to see 160GB drives have the same issue.

    Even some reports of it happening in PC drives that had never...
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    Anybody have problems with DigitalRecorder.tv? -...

    Anybody have problems with DigitalRecorder.tv? - They were buying and selling SN's for a long time (but I don't see it on their site anymore).

    I assume TiVo isn't too mad as long there is one SN...
  64. Anybody using a CacheCard with 3.1.0c? Mine...

    Anybody using a CacheCard with 3.1.0c?

    Mine upgraded (losing CacheCard drivers) and the only report I see is some guy having trouble reinstalling his drivers (using nic_install).
  65. Someone will need to get him one. People are...

    Someone will need to get him one.
    People are already extracting video from those units using TyTool (see http://www.dealdatabase.com/forum/showpost.php?p=169850&postcount=16 for a success and...
  66. Does this (or any) tool work transfering shows...

    Does this (or any) tool work transfering shows from S1 DTiVo to S1 SA?
  67. It was there for me. Are you looking in the .tar...

    It was there for me. Are you looking in the .tar file or just the .zip?

    unscramble.txt is the file.
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    There was this post by embeem at the other forum ...

    There was this post by embeem at the other forum

    http://www.tivocommunity.com/tivo-vb/showthread.php?postid=1623840#post1623840
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    Actually when I sent my unit in for warranty they...

    Actually when I sent my unit in for warranty they shipped it back w/software two revs old. (1.3 instead of 3.0 - though it did quickly update when it called in).
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    Not really. Sounds like you have images to use...

    Not really. Sounds like you have images to use if you need to restore.

    I have the 30GB to hold MP3s in one computer and the 15GB went in the kids computer to replace a 2GB.
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    It should upgrade from 1.3 to 3.0 right away -...

    It should upgrade from 1.3 to 3.0 right away - first or second call.

    Haven't done it in awhile though since I finally burned a 3.0 backup CD myself.
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    The units that came with 1.3 SW are supposed to...

    The units that came with 1.3 SW are supposed to let you record manually. My HDR112 does and it now has 3.x.

    You have tried to manually record by time going thru the menus (not from the guide or...
  73. Thread: owners Manual

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    The S1 Hughes & Phillips DTiVo are pretty much...

    The S1 Hughes & Phillips DTiVo are pretty much identical besides the company logo on the screen and the color of the case.

    Sony S1 DTiVo is very similair to other two.
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    I still think it is stupid to ban speech about...

    I still think it is stupid to ban speech about illegal activities* - but that comes out of todays world and todays legal definition of "free" speech.


    Generally illegal activities that cost...
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    Thanx for the posts on the other thread. That...

    Thanx for the posts on the other thread.

    That is what is totally missing from AVS/TCF.

    (That thread is so clean I posted thanx here).
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    There is a kernel hack to use the extra space for...

    There is a kernel hack to use the extra space for S1 units.
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    I doubt it is a just Cease & Desist since every...

    I doubt it is a just Cease & Desist since every single post of his has been removed or edited by him.

    Sounds like he got pissed at the ever more squeaky clean TCF and decided to do a Clear &...
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    Usually if you are doing a compressed backup you...

    Usually if you are doing a compressed backup you use the -s option.

    This will shrink your drive image partitions as small as they can go (back to original size typ) and allow the backup file to be...
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