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    Down loaded the files...........I have no idea...

    Down loaded the files...........I have no idea what to do with it. Its not an Image. Is there a "How To" for this upgrade somewhere?
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    Done and downloading........thanks.......will...

    Done and downloading........thanks.......will report back once I have finished the upgrade.
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    Haven't used Emule before. What is the web site...

    Haven't used Emule before. What is the web site and procedure?

    Edited: Found Emul got the program working but can't find any files other then 2.5. Where else might I be able to get a later...
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    I wish I had an answer here but I have tried what...

    I wish I had an answer here but I have tried what you suggest several times, DTV even had my try this, I do not get a fix option, I get what I wrote before, and I tried it again just now.

    -Try...
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    1. I don't get the fix option, I believe running...

    1. I don't get the fix option, I believe running 2.52 does not come with that. Is there a way to upgrade to 3.1 without loosing my settings and save programs? If I upgrade will that open up the...
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    Thanks for the reply but that is the same one the...

    Thanks for the reply but that is the same one the other guy suggested. I have done all of that already. I don't get the Fix option anyway. My problem is that I get no signal on the even...
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    No responses in awhile wanted to re-post this...

    No responses in awhile wanted to re-post this question. I have an old DSR6000 with a bad mother board. Is there anything I can do with old part.
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    You are right I am running 2.52. I will try what...

    You are right I am running 2.52. I will try what you suggest, but I am still thinking that my problem is more about the fact that I am not getting any signal on the even transponders for sat 1. I...
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    DSR 6000 Hardware issue

    I'll cut to the chase unit won't get past 26% when getting info from the satellite, when checking signal streangth I found that satellite 1 is zero on the even transponders. I have verified that it...
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    Didn't realize the time difference also affected...

    Didn't realize the time difference also affected the guide. As long as both are off by the hour then my recordings are good.
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    Running 2.5.2 on a Phillips dsr6000. And I live...

    Running 2.5.2 on a Phillips dsr6000. And I live on the East coast. I am open to suggestion for what to do about the time problem.
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    Comcast/Motorola HD DVR

    Is there anyway to install a larger hard drive in the Comcast/Motorola HD DVR. This thing only has 15 hours of HD recording time.
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    Just going by what I read in this post ...

    Just going by what I read in this post

    http://www.dealdatabase.com/forum/showthread.php?t=46234
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    Just going by what they wrote in the thread on...

    Just going by what they wrote in the thread on the R-15. I personally have not idea and wouldn't know where to start to find out without risking data. All I want to do is increase the size of the...
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    I was reading a thread about the R-15 DVR with...

    I was reading a thread about the R-15 DVR with numerous replies............I had hoped that others might offer me some good input............The unit is made by Motorola.......its from Comcast and...
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    Cable HDDVR Upgrade?

    I have switched from DTivo to HDDVR with the local cable company.......( they get the actual locals in HD ) I have been doing some reading and saw that someone mentioned DVR uses a FAT32 file...
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    Yes it is a Typo and based on your instruction I...

    Yes it is a Typo and based on your instruction I am supposed to copy the log file to my PCs hard drive which is NTFS. I could probably connect an old unused FAT32 drive if needed. What would be...
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    I get an error mesage after entering mount...

    I get an error mesage after entering mount dev/hdc9 /tivo9 saying "must specify file system.

    I don't know if it is important, but my computer is running xp using ntfs not fat32.
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    DSR6000 stuck

    Stuck on powering up. I've done some reading and tried the few simple tricks.......is there someone that is known to be able to repair these things. I am willing to try what I can. So any tips...
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    The purpose of all this is my attempt at...

    The purpose of all this is my attempt at salvaging the recordings. That is my goal, and whatever the path is to attain it is what I am willing to do. The drive is out right now and I running...
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    So if I understand you guys correctly there is...

    So if I understand you guys correctly there is nothing that I can do to salvage my recording unless I can get the Dtivo to work again. Since the damaged Dtivo was not hacked the recording will...
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    Using 51killer

    So I have given up trying to solve the hardware problem with my Living room DSR6000. So now I would like to ask if there is a way to take the drive, assuming I can fix that, and somehow use it on...
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    I hate the idea of spending $90 on software when...

    I hate the idea of spending $90 on software when there is so much out there that is free. But you are correct that it isn't the value of the drive or the tivo its the value of the recordings that...
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    There was a time when I would know exactly what...

    There was a time when I would know exactly what mounting the 9th partition means. I do know how load and run msftools, I have also recently downloaded and created the boot cd for pvr tools. What...
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    How do I check the logs? While I am asking...

    How do I check the logs? While I am asking questions.......I have been doing alot of reading and came across a post about cleaning some type of metal strip that is part of the power supply. I...
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    new question.......dsr6000

    It appears that my DSR6000 has failed and it is not necessarily the drive. No matter what I do it just sticks on the powering up screen. My question is about being able to use the drive from this...
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    Where can I get copy of this Sprinrite software.

    Where can I get copy of this Sprinrite software.
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    old drive failed toooo

    Yesterday I stuck in the old 40 gig that I had saved just in case a situation like this occured, it took some time since it had been over a year since it was last used, but it did eventually work. ...
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    upgrade drive error

    As previously posted my Tivo would not boot. Purchased a new 120 gig hard to try and copy too. I can't find MFS tools 2.0 anywhere. Is there a new program that we now use for this purpose. If so...
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    Nope, just an 80 gig. I know with FAT or NTFS...

    Nope, just an 80 gig. I know with FAT or NTFS formatting there are tools that I can use to check for surface damage and 80% of the time the to drives will wake up at least once as long as there is...
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    Came home, Dtivo "Welcome powering up "

    Its been a long time since I have needed to do any playing around with my Dtivo, I am glad this site is still around.

    Came home and it appears the Hard drive may have failed, I don't hear any...
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    SVR2000 Drive failure, need an image

    Been searching all weekend with no luck does anyone know where I can get an image file of an svr2000 ( sony ). The drive had a mechanical failure.
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    Lost Season passes

    I have a DSR6000 running version 2.5.2 Everythings been running like clock work. Until this AM, turned on to see "channel not Available" only 2 channels showed up in guide in the 700's,...
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    Not that I have any idea of how or why, but...

    Not that I have any idea of how or why, but appearantly it doesn't need to complette the setup, or perhaps the video image is just not showing me what might actually be going on. Pulled the power...
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    2.5.2 freezing on dish setup

    It has been so long since I actually played around with the Hacks on my Dtivo that I have forgotten about everything I have done. So I hope based on my description there is a simple solution. I...
  36. I hate to disagree, but I have caught my Dtivo...

    I hate to disagree, but I have caught my Dtivo updating 3 times and I pulled the plug on it. I am not connected to a phone line. It comes thru the Sat. Unless you can explain what else it might...
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    OK heres the final post on this subject, last...

    OK heres the final post on this subject, last problem solved. Just went into the TIVO/system reset/clear program data and to do list

    Took an hour and when it did boot up all Locals were...
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    OK got past that hurdle........after some reading...

    OK got past that hurdle........after some reading found a thread that suggested a problem with mvchannels 1.35.....deleted all 3 files installed the new mvchannels 1.36 and main.dat.

    Then ran...
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    Yea that one didn't demonstate much intelligence,...

    Yea that one didn't demonstate much intelligence, I just didn't read the line carefully enough. I was just refering to the cd drive as being read only.

    Finally got the command line to run, but...
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    New question, decided to try and run the upgrade...

    New question, decided to try and run the upgrade using the ISO disk.

    I get to the final step before entering the command line and it tells me the drive is readme only.

    Do I need to run a...
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    Been doing some reading and here is additional...

    Been doing some reading and here is additional info that I hope will help guide a way to an answer.

    I did run Mvchannels, but it was not on a loop it was during an attempt to re-create my lost...
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    2.5.2 upgrade is stuck

    Did the 2.5.2 upgrade from the bash prompt. Seemed as tho all went well, it gets the "acquiring information from satellite" goes all the way to 100% and then it stops. I let it run all night and...
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    Sticky: Been looking for Superzaps 2.5.2 upgrade, both...

    Been looking for Superzaps 2.5.2 upgrade, both sites I have links to didn't identify it as an upgrade......is that the only version he has or is there a full version as well?
    ...
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    Sticky: So much information not some not agreeing with...

    So much information not some not agreeing with others so let me ask this question. Is there a way I can upgrade my dsr6000 from 2.5 to 2.5.2 without loosing all my recordings?

    2nd question is...
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    All is done and setup, just curious now what I...

    All is done and setup, just curious now what I might need to do the the individual files as far as chmod +x etc......
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    Wow, I had no idea that Tivo had the ability to...

    Wow, I had no idea that Tivo had the ability to remove the hack directory, I have deleted and re-created the log folder. I will have to do some research on how to create a partition for the Hack...
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    Lost my entire Hack

    I have been running flawlessly for months, came home tonight and all my locals except LA vanished, tried to re-run Mvchannels and found that the entire Hack folder had vanished. Before I start the...
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    I got the demo mode again, tried to force a call,...

    I got the demo mode again, tried to force a call, but I guess I really never knew how to do that, I tried to go into call and clicking on make call now. I just get a message saying line unavailable....
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    Been doing some more reading, seems some people...

    Been doing some more reading, seems some people don't feel using Fixdemo is a good idea and then all I have to do is force a call and the demo mode will stop. I have already setup the fix demo, I...
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    Fix Demo Question

    For some unknown reason this AM, my system started to go into demo mode, did the readings and have uploaded the necissary file and changed the RC.sysinit as advised. My question is regarding the...
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    Error code #51

    I purchased a new DSR6000 and thought I could just make a copy of the drive in my working unit and switch it over. I am getting the error #51 when I try to do anything in the menu. I did some...
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    After trying all that I could using the DD...

    After trying all that I could using the DD function I was forced to give up and try something different. I found another option that was to copy and expand the drive at the same time.


    mfsbackup...
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    Success, thanks Bubblelamp for the assistance.

    Success, thanks Bubblelamp for the assistance.
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    OK, it comes out on my computer like a to...

    OK, it comes out on my computer like a to sideways dashes. But here it does come out ||||

    Thanks going to try that now
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    A quick Question

    Doing an upgrade from a smaller drive to a larger one. Been battleing with this today. I am trying use the following command line given to me from the hinsdale.

    mfsbackup -Tao - /dev/hdc |...
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    I must have been reading the wrong readme, thank...

    I must have been reading the wrong readme, thank you for pointint me in the right direction. I have finished a couple of my own task, I fdisk the drive, created a new dos partion and then deleted...
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    I don't know what to do at this point. I have...

    I don't know what to do at this point. I have tried the expand using the following command line

    mfsadd -x /dev/hdd

    I get a response saying the standalone drive is already at full capacity of...
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    I wasn't aware of this and do appreciate your...

    I wasn't aware of this and do appreciate your pionting it out to me. I will read hindsales guide and look for that referenance. I did complette the copy and it does appear as if everything copied...
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    Copying to new drive

    I had purchased an 80 gig a while back and tried to play around with the extrem upgrade. Ran into a bunch of problems and opted to just take the drive out and go back to the one that had already...
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    DSR6K Freezes but still records

    Didn't realize this, probably just lack of knowledge, but in case anyone else has the same concerns thought I would post it. Every once in a while I come home to find the picture frozen and nothing...
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    Had the same thing happen, the previous upgrade...

    Had the same thing happen, the previous upgrade had a glitch that prevented mvchannels from working. Just did the new version of the upgrade and all is working fine. I also used the Hack directory...
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    Had the same thing happen. Solved it when I...

    Had the same thing happen. Solved it when I realized I had taken and edited rc.sysinit. I had done the edits on my other computer and then replaced the file but neglected to chmos +x the replaced...
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    Tried everything I can think of barring starting...

    Tried everything I can think of barring starting over, still haveing the same error, even did the new version 25upgrade. I really don't want to have to start from scratch everything else is working...
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    Finally Mvchannels a GO

    Well, I am finally able to run mvchannels with the new upgrade. Kraven I know you said you weren't going to worry about it, so I am assuming something you changed also solved that problem. I loaded...
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    I am guessing based on the lack of response that...

    I am guessing based on the lack of response that this is an unusual occurance. So my first thought is remove the 25 update. Is that possible. 2nd thought is there a way to save my settings while...
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    Just an update, I did read about clearing the...

    Just an update, I did read about clearing the logs and followed that step by step, the problem still seems to be there.
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    DSR6000 Internal Error

    Strange thing happened last night, set it up to record a show at 11pm, no problem, then set it up to record another at midnight, suddently I get an internal error and it is not able to record. I...
  68. If you you've done any bidding on Ebay you know...

    If you you've done any bidding on Ebay you know that hot ticket items like these will almost double in the last 2 minutes. Do a search for completed items and then look at the final prices. There...
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    Email notification

    Didn't see a forum for general discusion, so posting this question here in the newby section. Been a member for about a month and all this time I thought the reason I wasnt receiving Email...
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    At one point I had gone back and recreated that...

    At one point I had gone back and recreated that folder with no luck, are you saying that I would need to start over, ad the mvchannels and then when i do the upgrade leave the var/hack folder and...
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    I am guessing you live in an area that does not...

    I am guessing you live in an area that does not benifit from increasing the local market but I do. Aside from my own locals I am able to pick up channels from WP, OR, TP, in addition I am able to...
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    I have replaced the rc.sysinit so many times and...

    I have replaced the rc.sysinit so many times and even used others, I am not sure which version I have. I think I am going to restore the upgrade version first and try the edits before I do anything...
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    I am not sharing this from my experience but from...

    I am not sharing this from my experience but from having been reading about this, when we do the upgrade our system now changes ro nonscramble of recordings, so anything previously recorded will now...
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    I still get nothing, also wanted to note that...

    I still get nothing, also wanted to note that Just tried to JOE my rc.sysinit file just to see if the change was in there or not, changed it so many times I lost track. Apperantly Joe no longer...
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    Yes in this case the obvious was obvious. I...

    Yes in this case the obvious was obvious. I entered the command you recommended and my results were blank. Nothing came up.
  76. Sounds exactly like the mistake I had made...

    Sounds exactly like the mistake I had made several times until I realized when I replaced the rc.sysinit file I needed to chmod the file before rebooting. Took me several times of starting over...
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    Thanks guys, very informative, and your both...

    Thanks guys, very informative, and your both right I didn't get the <space> also about the destination file. I am glad I didnt get home yet or I would have already screwed it up. Also appreciate...
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    Jeeez who thinks of the simple answers, I sure...

    Jeeez who thinks of the simple answers, I sure don't. Why do it the easy way when I can complicate the S--- out of it...........thanks again DA
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    While awaiting for a solution, if there is one,...

    While awaiting for a solution, if there is one, for the mvchannels I am wondering if there is a file similar to channels.dat that controls what my Dtivo unit displays in the guide. Ever since the...
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    Tried your fix colonol as I posted on your...

    Tried your fix colonol as I posted on your thread, didnt make any difference. Must be something else you did as well that got it working for you. Here is the error cut and pasted from my teraterm...
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    Thanks Superzap, I was able to succesfully mount...

    Thanks Superzap, I was able to succesfully mount both the tivo drive and the floppy. Its the cp command that I couldnt find any info on.

    So if I understand correctly, assuming my mounted tivo...
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    Copying files while mounted

    I have been reading all night and although this sounds like it should be a simple command I cannot find what I need. I have mounted my Tvio drive on a PC, booted up with the mfstools CD. I have...
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    Followed the directions, pretty straight forward....

    Followed the directions, pretty straight forward. changed the rc.sysinit file in the etc.rc.d directory. Added the /tvlib at the end of line 131. .

    Wasnt 100% sure where to locate the...
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    First let me thank you "digitalair" for...

    First let me thank you "digitalair" for summerizing my complaint, albiet not in a very flattering fashion but perhaps enough to draw some needed attention. If I am half the a--hole you have painted...
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    Perhaps you need to read a bit closer. So this...

    Perhaps you need to read a bit closer. So this is the 2nd time I have read that this discussion is not allowed here, if so many people are asking these question, please explain why you people have...
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    Isn't that strange Bubble boy that I just read...

    Isn't that strange Bubble boy that I just read and answered 2 different post by members looking for information that you bashed me on in this post for even asking. I really hope you re-evaluate...
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    Is the 3m on your card preventing you from...

    Is the 3m on your card preventing you from reading the Eeprom in BasicH? If not then I suggest you read the eprom and then click on card and choose time zone. Then select yours. If this doesnt...
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    I found myself experiencing the same dilemna, I...

    I found myself experiencing the same dilemna, I get MI, WP, OR, TP. Initially I got the Miami, and Orlando guide info while Tampa and West palm just said TBA. First time it took 3 days and then...
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    Back off Bubble Boy, he doesnt need you coming to...

    Back off Bubble Boy, he doesnt need you coming to his defense. Seems to me you were the source of that anger back then always telling to read things rather then answer a simple question that you had...
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    Lets try and avoid the need to guess at...

    Lets try and avoid the need to guess at solutions, take some time and do some testing, and then offer information. And yes the drive has been mounted and changed to read/write.

    Will someone who...
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    DSR6000 Freezes every 48 hours

    Wondering if this is a hardware problem and if so is there anything I can do. The system locks up about every 48 to 36 hours. Here is what I have done so far. First 3 times it occured I was not...
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    Since I did already follow the steps to remove...

    Since I did already follow the steps to remove /var/hack are you saying the mvchannels would have continued to work as well. I did at one point recreate the /var/hack folder but that did not solve...
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    Been almost a week now and not a single response...

    Been almost a week now and not a single response on my questions about Mvchannels. Is there anyone out there that is at least working on it or making any progress. Testing is about sharing your...
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    Wasn't trying to be a "wiseguy" I meant hacking...

    Wasn't trying to be a "wiseguy" I meant hacking as can be seen by the reference "non subscribers", and I was sincere in my suggestion.
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    A board for DTivo that doesnt allow discussions...

    A board for DTivo that doesnt allow discussions about DTV. Perhaps you should open a new forum that would be geared to this topic as i am sure everyone who is a non DTV subscriber would find this...
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    Dtivo with HU Act

    Been trying to find this info, but have not had any luck. If I want to use my Dtivo with an HU activation card. Is there anything special I need to add to the card to make it compatible with Dtivo....
  97. Thread: tv.ini

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    I am having this same problem following the 2.5...

    I am having this same problem following the 2.5 upgrade. I have tried all I can think of right now with no change. Hoping that those that created the software find some time to work out a solution....
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    Yes I verified the files existance, here is my...

    Yes I verified the files existance, here is my command line

    ./mvchannels -loop=4 -file=(where ever I actually put the channels.dat at that time)

    Same line that I was using before the upgrade...
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    Thanks Rubik, I tried in many locations, even...

    Thanks Rubik, I tried in many locations, even recreated the var/hack directory, I think I tried it in /bin, and /hack and, /etc. Each time I put all 3 files in the same place and set it up just...
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    I am assuming you haven't actually tried this, I...

    I am assuming you haven't actually tried this, I tried putting it into about every possible location, same error message. Gave up on mvchannels and tried using 900s.tcl Got the same error message as...
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    Kraven, since it seems that you are the resident...

    Kraven, since it seems that you are the resident expert on this upgrade could you adress the issue of mvchannels. I have been asking for 2 days on 2 sites and have not even had anyone acknoweldge...
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    Mvchannesl W/2.5upgrade

    Sorry all who already read my inquiry in the 2.5upgrade thread but its been 36 hours without a single response to answer it one way or the other. So I am submitting this in hopes that someone who...
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    Sorry for posting again, but my post got...

    Sorry for posting again, but my post got overlooked, trying to setup mvchannels with the upgrade. Doesnt work. See my previous post for circumstances. Can anyone suggest how to get past this...
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    I had already run the following command ...

    I had already run the following command

    mount -o rw,remount /

    That seemed to work, wasnt sure where to place the files so I created my own directory and placed them in there. Set...
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    so far so good with one exception, by deleting...

    so far so good with one exception, by deleting the var/hack directory I have alos deleted my Mvchannels and channels.dat I have to find another locations to place mvchannels, does it matter where I...
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    If this helps in identifying the problem, I am...

    If this helps in identifying the problem, I am able to RM and RZ the drive. So that leads me to believe that something is being written to the drive to cause it to freeze like this. Now I did try...
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    Froze again, this time I have Bash

    For the 4th time in 2 weeks my Tivo has froze, last time I tried powering down and it would not reboot, never got past the powerup screen. Using DSR6000, I have dont the 25extreme. After the last...
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    After the weekend of allowing the drive to cool...

    After the weekend of allowing the drive to cool off connected it back up and tried to boot up. No luck, same problem. So that leads me back to the concept re-writting the crucial files. What files...
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    I did try to pull the power and reboot. Couldn't...

    I did try to pull the power and reboot. Couldn't get past the power up screen. Another forum suggested a heat issue with the drive, I am gone for the weekend so I will test that theory upon my...
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    Froze this AM, any ideas

    Everything was working fine now for about a week. Watched a couple of recorded shows last night. When I woke up this AM, the image was locked and none of the buttons would do anything. Pulled the...
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    LOL, you know what I now think was going on...

    LOL, you know what I now think was going on during that 10 hours of the channels not moving was I had probably run that command line not know it actually worked and then when I ran another from the...
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    Thanks I will try that, never thought of it...

    Thanks I will try that, never thought of it actually running and checking to see. Thanks, as far as the 400 minutes been doing it since sunday I believe it ran almost 10 hours without loosing a...
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    It gives me some quick output like 2(150) I dont...

    It gives me some quick output like 2(150) I dont know what that means and then I just end up back at my bash prompt.

    Yes complettly understand what that command line is supposed to be doing but...
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    Sorry Bubbles but I already have this...

    Sorry Bubbles but I already have this information, it is not the question I asked. Perhaps if I explain my needs a bit better. Since switching from 900s.tcl to Mvchannels I have had the system...
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    Good question, here is the line I am currently...

    Good question, here is the line I am currently using and it is working, of course it only loops 4 times so I can go back and enter the proper code with the dev=null option once I figure it out. OK...
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    You were correct, although I did something...

    You were correct, although I did something strange just prior to their arrival so perhaps there is something to this. For some reason that I am not completly remembering I pluged in my DSR6000 into...
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    MvChannels command line

    Got all working fine with Mvchannels, tested it all weekend with different delay times and concluded that I am one of the fortunate few who can run the delay with long intervals, using 400 minutes,...
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    Emuing and well versed in creating a COR file to...

    Emuing and well versed in creating a COR file to include all transponders and guide bytes for my area, using the same core file that I had working before removing the 900s.tcl. Something about that...
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    900s.tcl vs MVchannels

    I had gone with the 900s.tcl program at first and it was working great with one exception, along with the 900s that I was now getting my 00-100s was over populated with every local market channel...
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    Yes that did solve the guide problem, there was a...

    Yes that did solve the guide problem, there was a listing for channel 10 using the MI10 as well as its 4 letter call sign.......thanks.

    Now about this looping thing, if I understand correctly at...
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    OK, back up an running, this time did the...

    OK, back up an running, this time did the mvchannels one step at a time, did the dump, edited the channels. Then ran the line (thanks bubbles) ./mvchannels.tcl -loop=2 -file=/var/hack/channels.dat &...
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    Seems like the qoute of the day, as I had...

    Seems like the qoute of the day, as I had everything running again accept I couldnt get the channels to work using mvchannels yet. Kept playing around with it and poooof back to the locking up on...
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    Thanks will give that a try, where do you guys...

    Thanks will give that a try, where do you guys learn all of these commands, I have read alot, each day I find you guys have answers that I would have never thought of
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    I was not able to actually get to the point of...

    I was not able to actually get to the point of changing the rc.sysint to f--- it up. That was the next step. Did some reading and tested the hardware connections as suggested and found them all on...
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    Think I screwed it up again..

    Taking suggestions to eliminate the 900s.tcl program and use the mvchannels. Got everything running just right, no more excessive channels showing up in the 00-100s range. All channels mapped out...
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    Video Quality

    I noticed last night that the video seems to be slightly degraded. When I plug back in my old 4th gen its fine so my conclusion is the Dtivo unit is the cause. Using a DSR6000, anyone else have...
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    DSR6000 IR connection

    After days of trying to figure out how to get the IR cable to work the VCR I finally found a page that refers to this connector as future expanse. Is there anything out there that anyone is aware of...
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    Thanks Bubbles, worked like a charm, appreciate...

    Thanks Bubbles, worked like a charm, appreciate the assistance.
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    Showcase/tivolation

    Downloaded PGMs file for this and have been reading to find out the proper set up for the file. The one I got didn't come with a readme. Found one thread here that said load in the / bin file and...
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    I haven't applied a file called channels.dat. Is...

    I haven't applied a file called channels.dat. Is this something that comes with TIVO? I actually removed the file mvchannels and they are still there. Doing more reading and testing to see what it...
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    Thanks for the response Bubbles and the words of...

    Thanks for the response Bubbles and the words of wisdom, I am really letting them have it in the experts section. They really pissed me off in there.

    I found it easier to transfer any files I...
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    OK here we go again, followed the readme file go...

    OK here we go again, followed the readme file go all the way to editing the rc.sysinit, perhaps someone should have noted somewhere in all the reading that I did that you cannot use keys like...
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    well that didnt take long to screw up, went to my...

    well that didnt take long to screw up, went to my bash prompt, tried the ls command, worked fine, so I tried the make directory command, seemed to work good so I changed directory (cd) so far so...
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    Thanks T_RJ finally someone who takes the time to...

    Thanks T_RJ finally someone who takes the time to answer the questions. Yes I already have my cable and have followed the steps to run the couple of programs to open up the TIVO. I printed out a...
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    Yes I have been there too, I see now tho that...

    Yes I have been there too, I see now tho that there is a basics on Linux, I will do some playing around. Perahps if you dont want to spoon feed me you can at least tell me weather or not getting the...
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    Yes, yes, yes I know all about spot beams...

    Yes, yes, yes I know all about spot beams etc........been EMUing for long time, and about spoon feeding, I appreciate your haveing represented all of the members of this forum and their beliefs, I...
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    900s on DSR6000

    First questin is I can't determine from what I have read if it is possible to get the 900s on the DSR6000. I downloaded the files which leads me to my second question. If it is possible can someone...
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    Thanks Gener, but when I said leamans terms I...

    Thanks Gener, but when I said leamans terms I wasnt kidding, I lost you at the point of "transfer all the files" I am gifted at DOS but at a loss for Linux at the moment. I would need actualy step...
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    Everything going along good so far, I am at the...

    Everything going along good so far, I am at the point of trying to use the software to add the 900s, I have been reading but it is just way over my head, can someone give me step by step in leamans...
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    Almost there... need some good coaching

    Sorry guys for posting in here rather then the newbies section but it seems as tho not many really go in there to help us so I bring it to you here, using a DSR6000

    I have succesfully loaded...
  141. Thread: Backing up

    by Mikell808
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    Backing up, a newbies thoughts

    I am by no means illiterate in the ways of computers, but you guys are using words here in the "newbie" section that really are not geared toward us, someone needs to create a newbie glossary that I...
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    Location of needed files

    I have been reading post after post on this site for about an hour looking for where to get this file they refer to as 25xtreme I haven't had any luck yet. Just purchased a DSR6000, I am skilled at...
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