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  1. I tried diskutil before anything else. I also...

    I tried diskutil before anything else. I also read the complete LONG threads at Tivo Central about this issue.
  2. QUNLOCK & S1 standalone W/Maxtor 6Y250P0 (250 GIG)

    I learned the HARD way about the Maxtor 250 GIG retail red box (6Y250P0) drive in a series 1 standalone unit.

    1. This drive WILL lock when placed in a series 1 standalone. (11 gig drive locked)
    ...
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    I've run logsnull.tcl, and I've removed the log...

    I've run logsnull.tcl, and I've removed the log process from rc.sysinit.

    Series 1 standaone.

    After a CasheCard call in from a series 1 unit, it changes the file flags back to normal, and...
  4. New Advetisments in middle of menu!!!

    :mad:

    I have been running noads.tcl with my normal 4:00 am reboot routine since the first ads. NOW, Tivo has decided to market in the middle of the menu, with the "3 products in one box with...
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    When I started the VERY FIRST POST, and explained...

    When I started the VERY FIRST POST, and explained how to "lock" down the flash firmware in hardware, I was looked at as a paranoid fool. Since than, It has been FAQ'd, and sutch, but with the current...
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    Tivoweb is not a Tivo product, and has no...

    Tivoweb is not a Tivo product, and has no "legality" with Tivo. Don't concern yourself with Tivo's marketing.
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    TIVO Shooting themself in the foot!

    Now that Tivo has drawn a line in the sand, I can see that ALL images are now concidered "ILLEGAL PIRATE", and as sutch, they will only be available on the ugly P2P networks, Private FTP's, and still...
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    Am I the only one here who still runs 2.52 ? If...

    Am I the only one here who still runs 2.52 ?
    If someone could PM me with the patch, that prevents me from wanting to go forward, Id be most gratefull, as the Tivo tier is not something I want to...
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    I have "heard" that if you have modified the...

    I have "heard" that if you have modified the access card (hu), and have badly written information on it, the card will not spit back the proper authorization information fast enough for 2...
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    From what If read about this at the AVS forum,...

    From what If read about this at the AVS forum, it's an HDTV ATSC flag they are talking about....The current low res crap we get drom DTV has nothing to do with this, but the few HDTV channels they...
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    This flag in HDTV really bug's me...See, I ALWAYS...

    This flag in HDTV really bug's me...See, I ALWAYS record my local network off the air stuff to my computer with a HDTV pci card called MYHDTV (www.digitalconnection.com) and I use my remote for this...
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    SR712, I just tried your "non-interlaced"...

    SR712,

    I just tried your "non-interlaced" test2.png file, and Damed if it didn't work. Thanks for the assistance.

    Now if you could elaberate on what tool you used to create it, and save it as...
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    Trilight, PLEASE, Explain what you mean by...

    Trilight,

    PLEASE, Explain what you mean by "trancparency" I understand the use of a certain color as the transparent color. I have seen this in the .png's as a purple color. I'd love to...
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    SR712 I tried your posted .png, and it came...

    SR712


    I tried your posted .png, and it came out different. As the colors seemed ok and NOT rainbowed, but the actual bitmap was altered!, it apears as a broken smiley, with about 3 broken bits...
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    Thanks guys, I'll continue this when I have...

    Thanks guys,

    I'll continue this when I have time. The last 2 weeks have been overtime hell, as my co. layed off way too many people...

    Gotta pick up the slack :(

    I have PSP...
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    ^^ BUMP ^^ (Since I edited & not replied)

    ^^ BUMP ^^ (Since I edited & not replied)
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    I read somewhere that the dtivo didn't have a fan...

    I read somewhere that the dtivo didn't have a fan sensor....I learned that first hand, and cooked 2 drives till it rebooted, (I cooked those maxtors for 2 days after the last trip to the pc) I lost...
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    In my quest, I found an OLD splash screen....

    This was from a standalone 1.2...mabe 1.3.

    Has this splash ever been reported anywhere ?

    :)
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    I'm still at it.

    Ok,

    I tried all the old angles....

    I even attempted to go back and forth with osdman.exe to convert from compressed and uncompressed tga format, and good god, I even tried to convert .cs22...
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    /resource/image Pallate is NUTS!!

    I am attempting to skin the box, as Trilight is....

    I chatted with him tonight, and he is also facing the same problem with the damed pallate.


    Basically, I want to replace the images in the...
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    Gotta love this one!

    This bootup sceen is skinned!

    Thanks Alpha, for the great code example for all rev's.

    Trilight has outdone himself with this gem of a replacement.

    I have attached "modifybar.tcl" with...
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    Sounds like you don't want the Tivo to REALLY...

    Sounds like you don't want the Tivo to REALLY profile what your TRUE prefrences are. It learns automatically that you are a perv....You should use the thumds down (THREE TIMES) everytime you record a...
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    It looks like you write the "file.iso" to the...

    It looks like you write the "file.iso" to the disk, as a FILE.

    You need to write it as an IMAGE!

    You need to tell use what program your using and how your doing it.

    If you use Alchahol 120,...
  24. Replace the "Now Aquiring Sat. Signal Background Image"

    I posted this a few days ago and JJBliss carelessly deleted the post. (On accident)

    1. Unzip the files.
    2. upload all 4 of them to your /hack dir.
    3. do a "chmod 777 *" to that dir.
    4. run...
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    Hell, now that I checked it....The HS-10 is gone,...

    Hell, now that I checked it....The HS-10 is gone, So I'm ready to upgrade to the HS-20....Mabe I'll sell my HS-10 for a deal....
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    rd001. I'm NOT using a monitor at all!! I'm...

    rd001.

    I'm NOT using a monitor at all!!

    I'm using a Sony forward projecting HTDV LCD PROJECTOR for ALL my viewing pleasure, be it PC or HDTV, or the low end video of the DTV's, tivo.

    I'm...
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    TRILIGHT, I changed my mood lighting version...

    TRILIGHT,


    I changed my mood lighting version of the porn screen to your Awsome kick DTV logo screen....Thanks!
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    TRILIGHT, What I'm asking for is more or...

    TRILIGHT,


    What I'm asking for is more or less...a step by step guide for MFS file replacement.

    A .tcl routine (or good good a pretty tivoweb module)

    Something I can WRAP my LITTLE bit of...
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    I'll honestly say, All I can do is modify...

    I'll honestly say, All I can do is modify EXISTING code to do an MFS replacement....I'd most likely destroy my box, (not an option) to attempt to creat the .tcl for each object.....So PLEASE make a...
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    Skinning at 91 %

    Love this thread!! Thanks, Alphawolf!!!! :) :)

    I now have the now getting signal screen as my favorite porn star doing her best....still have color issues ?!?

    Alpha, If you could refresh...
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    I wrote and tested this while running: Windows...

    I wrote and tested this while running:
    Windows Server 2003 Datacenter Edition.
    ( Tweaked to remove all the added unwanted services...Isn't this an oximoron thing to do?, LOL!)

    I also tested it...
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    Skin this pig!

    Cobelli,

    Any utility you come up with, I'll test it on a 2.52 box, as I wish to keep this rev. running for sentimetal reasons (cough) ahem.

    I do apreciate your efforts, and to respond to Mr....
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    Confusion ?!?! The OTHER "pease wait"

    I have not seen the "Please wait..." on the bootup, since....Gee a long time ago....as I editied all the startup screens a LONG time ago :)

    I use the origional startup spash screen from 1.3 and...
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    READ ABOVE

    I attached it last, as a reminder to read above, & As I said, if there is a newer version, Please correct me.

    Scan
    ;)
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    Your Windows box now KNOWS your Tivo by first...

    Your Windows box now KNOWS your Tivo by first name!!

    You can test this by typing "ping tivo" from a dos prompt, and it should reply:
    *******************************...
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    MPLAYER With GUI For Dummies FAQ!

    Here's the EASY way to play your Tivo on your Windows box, Over you Network with MPLAYER.

    This will give you a nice GUI to just click and PLAY any video on your tivo
    over your LAN connected PC :)...
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    mrblack51

    MrBlack,

    You are the EXTREME expert on the series 2 box....

    I Apreciate your reply, and I've done my best ability on this....
    Otherwise I'd not be soliciting efforts from others :(


    If you...
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    Please Help ^BUMP^

    Has ANYONE gone through the effort to modify the "graphics" as in "please wait, or the other graphics as the arrows, and other bitmapped type display stuff ??

    C'mon guys.... lets figure this out...
  39. swinokur, NONE of the fonts here have...

    swinokur,

    NONE of the fonts here have non-english characters. Sorry, but if you read upward on this post, you can make this happen.


    BTW. I'm so very happy with the "MR EARK BT" font for over...
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    Place a SWITCH on this!

    This thread is absolutly the most impossible thread to read from begining to end....
    But this my thread, and I wish to set the record correct.

    If you do this hack, and upgrade, or do any mod...
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    I decided I NEEDED a 2 Hour Buffer!!!

    Don't you hate turning on the TV, and possibly seeing and ending to a show you don't have the WHOLE thing to just hit the record button on ??

    I have simply edited the numbers for more time,...
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    I just surfed over for a visit, and saw this OLD...

    I just surfed over for a visit, and saw this OLD thread pop up again. I have no news for the series 2 unit. But ALL that I said about series 1 unit, regardless of the rev. you are running holds true....
  43. AlphaWolf, (Open Letter) I did see your...

    AlphaWolf,

    (Open Letter)

    I did see your previous post as a possible solution, I.E. stopping the "eventswitcher -k" from starting, prior to my posting a long and drawn out fix. BUT I could not...
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    "PLEASE WAIT..."Edit the Bitmap???"

    Has anyone done any research in the area of editing the bitmap, for the "please wait..."???

    I'm sure its in the MFS database.
    I will attempt to edit this next, as I'm so teribly bored with the...
  45. dON'T gET sILLY! A 120k 72 POINT FONT WON'T HAPPEN....

    If you are stupid enough to try a 120k 72 point font,
    and the tivo can't display it...your Tivo will go into reboot cycle.....

    Yes.... I'm drunk, and just wanted to see what would happen if I...
  46. Small legable and funky! I'm too drunk to find...

    Small legable and funky!

    I'm too drunk to find more fonts, but all I have posted have been tested and verified as working.

    I did try a VERY high point HUGE font, and it caused my tivo to go...
  47. too small (readable, but even on my big screen...

    too small (readable, but even on my big screen too small :(l

    Never worry about "text..."
  48. slightly different

    slightly different
  49. GREAT Font!!!

    I have decided on a font with more points (detail), that is ever so slightly larger than the condenced replacement futura font, yet smaller than the default font, and much more detailed!!!

    Try...
  50. TOO MANY Fonts! Cant decide...

    I have simply ripped the Futura font file from AlphaWolf's DTiVo Enhancement Script.

    fontinst.tcl was written by "agt"
    ref:...
  51. Font Replacement-Lets find the perfect fonts!

    I have been using the Futura condensed font ever since Alpha wolf released it in his Enhancement Script.

    I have attached the Futura font as well as the script fontinst.tcl written by "agt" to...
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    Ok, When I select the proper "LILS" bit to...

    Ok,


    When I select the proper "LILS" bit to a 1, I can get the NAMED LOCALS, but if I select the same DTV bit, I get the numeric version of the locals. With the LILS bit set to a "1", I can't...
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    When using the format : DTV:90:90:2859:2059:1...

    When using the format :

    DTV:90:90:2859:2059:1

    Instead of using the LILS name, it populates as numeric title, and DOES give a false channel 90, Just ignore this channel in the linup, it still...
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    RC3105, You can't have more than ONE SINGLE...

    RC3105,

    You can't have more than ONE SINGLE LILS selected at one time....if you "ADD" LILS, you WILL fubar your locals, you have to add one, and REMOVE the old one, as it cant take 2 LILS at the...
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    Hand, I love the fact that you threw out all...

    Hand,

    I love the fact that you threw out all that data, however, based on the findings I have made, and the other single (disapointing that only one brave person posted) results, they do not match...
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    :rolleyes: ONLY if your locals are working: ...

    :rolleyes:

    ONLY if your locals are working:

    Lets start a rolling thread with a list of the LILS channels set by market. This will help make a listing of the LILS channel set to "1" for every...
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    Tommorow, I'm going to do what I must, to get the...

    Tommorow, I'm going to do what I must, to get the info for another spotbeam LILS bit, and see if I can change it on the fly (Even though it wont hold...but the 900's don't either, as it still might...
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    LILS bit- NO MORE CHANNEL NOT AVAIL!!

    Ok,

    I finally got it!!! *** NEVER *** AGAIN the dreaded:

    CHANNEL NOT AVAILABLE, in the 1-99 range.


    I have learned that those damed LILS entrys in your channels.dat file from mvchannels...
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    Bringing up an OLD thread that could possibly...

    Bringing up an OLD thread that could possibly intrest a new hacker, I'd be overjoyed to hear what the senior members have to say about this. I'm not looking for an attaboy, but more interested in...
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    He finally rebooted, and was still running the...

    He finally rebooted, and was still running the origional xtreme, and was afraid to re-attemt the upgrade....as I was preparing him (mentally) for a complete restore....What went wrong ???
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    Upgrade to 2.52 gone terribly insane!

    I was helping a friend over the phone upgrade to 2.52, by means of uploading the xtreme252 files to his var/hack/ directory and doing the upgrade.

    He was 3/4 way thru the process, and he never...
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    I'd love to see some expert, prove me...

    I'd love to see some expert, prove me wrong.....Or at LEAST explain the new database entries with the new "LILS" entries ?!?!?!
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    I may be drumk, and slurring my words, but I'd...

    I may be drumk, and slurring my words, but I'd bet my last lifeline on the fact that the locals issue comes down to this :

    LILS:90:90:2859:39:0
    LILS:90:90:2859:48:0
    LILS:90:90:2859:62:0...
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    Locals 2.51 & Break!?

    If you do a fresh install of 2.51, with a card with proper locals, you will not encounter a problem! The problem arises when you change this card for one with information that is suspect (Has DATA)...
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    With the 2 120 gig drives I sit at 54C. Not an...

    With the 2 120 gig drives I sit at 54C. Not an issue. And if the card is "correct" the locals pop right in there... 3.5.1 is not dead. It does EVERYTHING I want. and has NOTHING I don't want. To say...
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    STICK WITH 3.5.1

    I can't really justify re-upgrading to 2.52. What does this actually fix ? 2.5.1 is worse than 2.5.2 ?? Please explain why, It's now apparent to me that the best version of Tivo sw is the first...
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    I replaced my 2 80 GIG drives (they were...

    I replaced my 2 80 GIG drives (they were transplanted from my standalone unit) and were way past the MTBF rating. Maxtor SUCKS!

    I replaced them with the WD 120 gig 8 meg cache versions. I even got...
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    I'm back to 2.5.01

    I finally had a drive meltdown....Lost all of my recordings....Oh well..out with the old, got my season passes down from 55+ to a mere 35. But what really got me posting is the SPEEDUP!!!


    Good...
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    Why go to 3.1 ???

    I know...because it's there....

    Second reason, they "COULD" make the old version stop working.

    But really, since Ive done it, I've gained only:

    "win a trip to germany from porche"

    and the...
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    Mabe I was going OVERBOARD

    Well,

    It's been a long road up to 3.1. Beside the 299.btl stuff, DTV has NOT stepped up to Tivo's ability to lock down the box with the flash in the same way they did with the series 2. Why?, We...
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    this forum will not allow a post that explains...

    this forum will not allow a post that explains this, but if the dss side of things allow the reception, and you can manipulate the local reception access card data, you will be happy with the...
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    All lLOCALS in ALL spotbeams WORKING!!

    I'm running 3.1 with all toys working:

    I am not going to say I have the fix fir the 119 local problem, but I'll say that ALL the locals from my SPOTBEAM 101 are working great!

    To say that you...
  73. Try as you might, the "tivo tier", is controled...

    Try as you might, the "tivo tier", is controled by "my world", and Nobody has ever disassembled, or ever edited the "my world" app.

    I''d say it's not going to be hacked on the tivo side,...
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    Ok, to simplify this: #goto the tivoweb dir: ...

    Ok, to simplify this:

    #goto the tivoweb dir:

    /tivoweb-tcl# cd /tivoweb-tcl/modules

    #Look at the old files:


    /tivoweb-tcl/modules# ls
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    Deloused Tivoweb Module update: LOGOS.ITCL

    I don't know why they bother to attemt to disaible this for us...
    New update:
    http://www.tivocommunity.com/tivo-vb/showthread.php?threadid=99714

    Logos.itcl - Checks affiliation too!
    I updated...
  76. Thread: Stuck at 70%

    by scanman0
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    I was at 70% as well...

    I just did a Tivoweb undelete of a file I (whoops) deleted with the peanut, and after a reboot, I was stuck at 70% with 3.1...Don't know if it's a tivo web issue, or an mvchannels issue...I'm going...
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    Geez...I was censored! I expected this

    Well, I see that 3.1 is now "mainstream"......I don't mind being censored/edited, as the truth remained :) I'm still waiting for my chip to get component RGB out of a dtivo.....

    This hack, in my...
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    I just bought a "sample" chip,,,,I now have an...

    I just bought a "sample" chip,,,,I now have an RGB chip, as well as the old output's ...look at the datasheets, before you make an opinion! I may have the first Dtivo with Component RGB out!



    ...
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    Component Video out of DTIVO

    This is serious hardware hacking....but I've been there, and I'm going to go further...

    I'm willing to replace all of the inputs of the current MP2 HW decoder chip, for a TRUE COMPONENT, or RGB...
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    H & HU card works with 3.1-Just Restore old file.

    It's silly to play the game where one hand says yes it can be done, and another says no this is not talked about. It's even sillier to say that 3.1 is not to be upgraded to, based on the fact that...
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    MVCHANNELS

    mvchannels does not like an upgrade, as it changes all the channel values, and is unit dependant. if you did a /dumpall
    and made the proper adjustments, and then did ANY UPGRADES on the software,...
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    Kraven, I just wanted to bump this thread one...

    Kraven,

    I just wanted to bump this thread one more time, so you coud see the possible confusion of the command line issue.

    It's hard to write documentation, when you are the author, as you...
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    YES!

    I'm now on 3.1

    Added Tivoweb,xplusx,fixsub,cron, and had NO problems other than the missed value in the command from above.

    Don't forget to backup and restore the old, or the old one before...
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    Thanks... Moving forward now. The readme...

    Thanks...
    Moving forward now.

    The readme seems a bit unclear that the dest dir must be in the cmd line.

    :)

    My above example was from a 2.5.1 box with the files d/l to:

    /hack
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    Tivolator 3.1 Script error SOLUTION

    Unpacking install...

    Done unpacking install.
    Now loading the installation into MFS.
    This takes about 10 minutes

    Could not load software: couldn't change working directory to...
  86. Reboot loop until power cycle with locked rom ?

    I've decided to play with my box, and re-imaged, and found that since I did the physical WP mod, the box will go into a loop, of re-booting.

    I'm assuming this is to do with the partition being...
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    Improve Bash prompt (novice advice)

    Hey,

    Just a shout out to those that are not good with lunix, and used to MS-DOS.

    I have done a few things with my box to make life bearable....

    Make a file called:

    ".bashrc" in your root...
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    I want to get "inside" this file, and NOT get...

    I want to get "inside" this file, and NOT get angry, and delete it....as I now have the hook, I can make it do my deed....I'm NOT going to do the brute force thing...I'm waiting for more stable...
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    If we can control this file, perhaps we can...

    If we can control this file, perhaps we can prevent upgrades, and actually write scripts to "do what we want" when an upgrade comes down the pike... I have not ripped the drive and placed in a lunix...
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    http://www.dealdatabase.com/forum/showthread.php?s...

    http://www.dealdatabase.com/forum/showthread.php?s=&threadid=14167


    I've been down this road before, but nobody was paying attention......I'm never taken seriously......(yawn)
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    Other Part Mounted & LOCKED FILE there!!

    I have posted on this before....when I have mounted it manually, and tried to clean it off before.....Now I have found out WHY I could not delete the last damed file, It is ALREADY mounted by ...
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    YES

    YES
  93. I never re-created anything I deleted, but being...

    I never re-created anything I deleted, but being the drunk I am....I can delete things in my tivo, like I do with my registry file in windows......I had to re-install windows 95/98/2000/xp a couple...
  94. Shit & grins

    bash-2.02# ls -l /var
    total 22
    drwxr-xr-x 2 0 0 1024 Jan 1 1970 bin
    drwxr-xr-x 2 0 0 1024 Jan 1 1970 dev
    d--------- 2 0 0 1024 May...
  95. Alphawolf

    Read your PM, as I gave you FULL access to my box, be it Tivoweb, FTP, or a bash #....

    Look and perhaps you will find the answer....

    Scan

    P.s. I just killed my telnet connection, as it won't...
  96. Could it be a file deletion ???

    I have gone ahead and deleted serveral files, that I didn't think I needed, as well as several directories that were empty, when I deleted them.....Is it possible that any files/directories could be...
  97. What the hell did I do to stop service data download, way back then....

    I have been studying my MFS data with TivoWeb, and looking at everything here, and I still don't know exactly what I did to completly stop the service data downloads, way back in march!

    I studied...
  98. I can't accept a service data download!

    If you need a step by step, I can zip up my entire working directory, and send it to you....I think it might be something in the persist directory, as I null files all of it, and this as well as my...
  99. I'll post my current rc.sysinit

    Tear it apart, make fun of it, hell just post some feeling about it, good or bad. This is my current rc.sysinit file. YES, it's not as clean as it can be....I have a much cleaner version, and created...
  100. You can STOP ALL of this and NOt be aible to restart it...

    All this talk about running a background task to STOP the nightly data download....and stop the upgrades...

    It's NOT needed!!!
    ...
  101. Thread: HowTos Only

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    Sticky: First attachment

    Attachment for above post.
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    Sticky: TurboNet install over serial bash W/ FTP on xtreme image!

    Posted here by request:cool:

    Since I had to manually add TurboNet to my box, I decided to share my experience....

    Rename the attached file "ax88796.0.txt" to "ax88796.0" and place it in a...
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    I will respect a reply from a true EXPERT :)

    I am not yet drowning in Stoli (a russian Vodka)....


    The APD (You figure out the acronim.) Knocked on my door, just now....as I was Raising hell with my music.......Led Zep....Classic....I just...
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    Yeah, ok, but this still don't even come close to...

    Yeah, ok, but this still don't even come close to ANSWERING my reason for NOT accepting an update.....

    Why, Oh why.................
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    Log's NULL

    I have it in my rc.sysinit...mabe overkill....

    But you need to run it as:

    *************************************
    #!/bin/bash
    for foo in /var/log/* ; do
    rm -f "$foo"
    if [ "$1" != "touch"...
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    The more I study this...the MORE reason to NOT...

    The more I study this...the MORE reason to NOT upgrade. I dont need my tivo to NEED a DHCP server, (yes, I have one on my network....but WTH ?, I have static IP's for all my local systems.


    3.0...
  107. Don't do this!!

    If anyone was smart (Stupid unough) to actually post a way to make the stand alone work without the phone line, and just use the data downloand at 4:00 am from the discovery channel, they would...
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    Why bother "upgrading" ??

    I don't plan on EVER upgrading my DTivo, or my standalone box, to 3.0 unless they cut off the old versions from guide data. I can, and have prevented updates.....All you get for 3.0 is (NOTHING!!!)...
  109. Why bother "upgrading" ??

    I don't plan on EVER upgrading my DTivo, or my standalone box, to 3.0 unless it's totally cut off, and I can and have prevented updates.....All you get for 3.0 is (NOTHING!!!) but hasstle, and who...
  110. Allow 2.52 or not.......

    I can't even think about upgrading to a new code base, that most likely will give "features" to Tivo, and NOT give any single function to the end user. I'd not be a bit surprised, if 2.5.2 is a...
  111. Can't remove "installSw.itcl" from OTHER partition ?!?!

    Ok,

    I decided to clean "hda7", since my box is running on "hda4".

    I was thinking about just copying my working partition on hda7, as a mirror backup, but it seems as if there are a few files...
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    Lightening

    My experience, with lightening damage, is that you are most likely damaged beyond repair. You might salvage the disks, if lucky, but if you took a hit through a pc, and then into the card...
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    Can we do a proper POLL with this MB ?

    I'd like to do a poll, as I've seen on other message boards. Not a running me too....a true poll, with results, and sutch.

    Id like to see sutch poll questions as:

    Q:
    What software rev. are you...
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    NEVER ever, I mean EVER get betwean a woman, and...

    NEVER ever, I mean EVER get betwean a woman, and her Tivo...good god, it's like the death of viagra!!!

    She wont let me in the room, as I killed her damed ice skating reruns, and her HGTV, good...
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    After all I did here, I didn't get...

    After all I did here, I didn't get any!.....AlphaWolf, I hope this "helps", as I really suffered...by checking my e-mail at this place, I lost my nut tonight!!!!

    Damed flakey women, as if the 30...
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    % mls /Resource/Sound Directory of...

    % mls /Resource/Sound
    Directory of /Resource/Sound starting at ''

    Name Type FsId Date Time Size
    ---- ---- ---- ---- ...
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    % mls /Resource/VideoClip Directory of...

    % mls /Resource/VideoClip
    Directory of /Resource/VideoClip starting at ''

    Name Type FsId Date Time Size
    ---- ---- ---- ...
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    Tried it on a Sony T60

    I just logged in tonight to see this work of art. I am spending the night at a friends house with a Sony T60 Xtreme unit.

    She has all Sony equiptment, and didn't want the peanut remote, as I...
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    I've done all of my damage on a directivo unit....

    I've done all of my damage on a directivo unit. and after the latest restore, now over a month ago, I don't plan on restoring my system for this hack. Hell, it's not worth it, looking back, as I...
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    TYstream CDR/DVD Compatablilty

    I have created several "test" cdr's with the use of SpruceUP.
    The cdr's were a mixed bag of non-standard.
    I created a disk with audio MP2, and another with AC3, all of them created with...
  121. jdiner, You are the man!

    Jdiner, You ROCK, I have really enjoyed your code. I just had to post my extreme pleasure at every post you throw at me.
    Thank's for your hard efforts, It's seriously appreciated!!!
    I look forward...
  122. Why do you allow Tivo to see your phone line ?...

    Why do you allow Tivo to see your phone line ? Let them do what they want, then ask what they did....


    Hmm....


    I own the hardware.
    (I can do what the hell I want with it)

    I lock the...
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    Changing this chip

    Even IF you do get this chip from ST, you will be fighting a MAJOR battle, as it's easy enough to solder suck the pins' and lift them, BUT the package of the unit is SOLDERED to ground, with a good 1...
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    Can't buy this chip!!!

    I went through ALL of ST's supplier pages, and exausted all of thier "distributors", in an effort to "BUY" this voltage supplying LNBP15ST TAC034 chip.

    I eventually gave up, seeing as how the...
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    I'd not want to see ISVAC.....NEVER...Besides, I...

    I'd not want to see ISVAC.....NEVER...Besides, I like to leave the box so it can "recover", and start recording again, and if I have a scheduled recording, I'd want that priority to take precidence,...
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    Also stops the random resets

    Before I started doing this...

    I'd get 90%+ with a movie download and have a sporadic tivo reset!!!


    Since this...nata!!

    What can I say...best idea since sliced chease....
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    The reason to tune to channel "000", is to "shut...

    The reason to tune to channel "000", is to "shut down" the process of the DTV box, and then free up the processor for your transfer program, It's well known that shutting down "myworld" does this,...
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    MfsStream Web Module

    MfsStream Web Module

    Tested, and works great....but MUCH slower than the above method!!! If you want speed...you should NOT go that route...
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    Also solves some timing issues with TiviApp

    Also,

    With the damed thing recording both streams....and running TivoApp:

    I get nasty failures under Windows XP:

    I know this is timing issues...and can "get over it" with the tuners both...
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    Speed up the Turbonet transfers!!!

    If you want the poor tivo processor to really work at 100% transfer, for your file, to make that DVD.....and are not watching/recording anything. You shoud do the following:

    Place tuner #1 to...
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    . echo

    . echo
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    I'll go ahead and give you a "Solution"

    I just drove to my vacation house. Shamefully, I'm on dialup, but I brought my "video server" as my internet device :)

    So, I will very methodically, soberly, do a paint by #'s on how to take an...
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    WHY do it ??? Well, if anyone that was new to...

    WHY do it ???

    Well, if anyone that was new to the discussion, was to read my ORIGIONAL post, they would/should be fired up to do the MOD!!!

    I think that this thread keeps floating to the...
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    I use the same video capture card for my "web...

    I use the same video capture card for my "web cam" at 640*480 30 fps, with a micro board cam, and the BEST zoom lens you can buy for sutch cam! (you saw the dimples on the eprom ??, you cant see...
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    Watch your Dtivo remotely!!!!

    that works great on my W98SE2 partition,(I have 2k,xp as others on disk--NOT!)
    with a purebread video capture card attached to my Dtivo...I have even made this
    98se2 a "lite" version, by ripping...
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    Thanks for pointing this out.....I'm drunk once...

    Thanks for pointing this out.....I'm drunk once again, and EVEN I can see the trace in my picture go from the point that it is a "test point/change layer into the PCB", and the trace that goes to the...
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    Restore

    I have fubared my unit....Reimaging AGAIN....

    It should be possible to repoint back to the origional file ID, and toggle betwen transparent/normal for all the menu's, unfortunatly for me, I...
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    I don't have a NON-Destructive way to do...

    I don't have a NON-Destructive way to do it.....So I won't post it. But with all the teasing I've done.....perhaps, if your lucky, some Guru will post a way to do it that is reversable.....

    I...
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    Ok, I withdraw the floss method...

    The dental pick is the ONLY way to go, heat the pad/pin, and then use your dental pick, to raise the pin.....I was wrong to sugest a method, that I didn't use, but seemed ok....The floss method was...
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    Need to make it removable...

    I don't claim to be an expert, when it comes to MFS......

    Perhaps a true expert can make a script to rename the files to "remove" them, as well as a file to "restore" them.

    I just ripped the...
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    I DON't watch ice skating!!

    Someone looked at my transparent "NOW SHOWING", and JUMPED to the assumption that I was a flaming....


    1. Tivo is a FAMILY device. So MANY people in the house can choose what to keep.

    2. I'm...
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    I', feeling blue...as a show I watch is ending now...

    Here is a NON-Tivo Central....menu....With the new feature of 'live tv' happening, and it's less than 5 min's from live..again...

    Sorry, but I actually watch "First monday", as It's one of the few...
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    No crash here....

    I'm running a crazy short (less than 1/8 of the origional size) rc.sysinit. and then with the solder spray, after the write protecting my prom...and then deleting and modifying files.....

    I delete...
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    I think you might not believe me...so

    Dan rather 5 MINUTES AGO
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    Transparent GUIDE to LIVE TV!!!!

    I have found a way to get the guide to become a transparent overlay, to LIVE tv. This is so cool...

    It's all in the "running processes"....


    I'm NOT going to give this out......YET!

    Let's...
  146. Tivo needs our support

    I personally have 2 boxes (Series 1 Stand alone) with a TRUE "5:lifetime" attached to them. I have one of those boxes loaned out to a friend, and the other in the closet gathering dust! I don't feel...
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    I just find it hard to believe that PGM actually...

    I just find it hard to believe that PGM actually said:

    ***********
    I did communicate this to PGM and he said he was aware of "some changes" that he couldnt talk about just yet. He did not dispute...
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    Yes!, You could make it a chip programmer

    To place a socket "piggyback", instead of a second chip, with the switch, it does then become a true programmer.

    I have done this kind of stuff, from way back before there was even a 286...
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    Swap File..Can it be modified ??

    I'm not a true lunix expert....I'm learning every day.

    While looking at my system with TivoWeb:
    *******************************************
    Memory Information
    Memory Statistics:

    ...
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    Your just not understanding what your tivo is doing!

    Ok,

    When you turn off your EMU, your "DirecTivo keeps playing" and you get a nag.....Well, gee wiz, you are NOT watching LIVE TV.

    When you see this, it is an indication that your live TV just...
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