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    I just loaded a mpeg up into tytools, and used...

    I just loaded a mpeg up into tytools, and used the GOPEditor to edit out the commericals. I then created the IFO, and resulting dvd structure.

    I used the mplex program outta dvdauthor to combine...
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    .tivo to dvd iso

    I used a modified version of what's on evillabs.net. I edited the graph to only demux the file, putting dumps on the output of the demuxer. I named the video output video.m2v and the audio output...
  3. On a side note, maybe the point releases could...

    On a side note, maybe the point releases could mean different things. (Like Linux kernel releases.) Keep the even point releases for testing/alpha/beta/preview use, and the odd point releases the...
  4. If it really bothers you, you could use a program...

    If it really bothers you, you could use a program like TMPGEncoder and resize the MPG. Personally, it doesn't bother me. This line will not show up on a DVD or SVCD when viewed using your...
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    chmod 777 the script, then cd to the directory w/...

    chmod 777 the script, then cd to the directory w/ res_toggle then:

    ./res_toggle test.m2v

    see if that works. Otherwise, I'll fire up my macosX box, and test it.

    -lloyd-
  6. Tytools would be the tool I would suggest. I've...

    Tytools would be the tool I would suggest. I've been working on a HOW-To for tytools, specifically for people starting out. Its geared towards series 1, SA machines, but I'm working to expand it. ...
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    This is odd. This error normally happens on a...

    This is odd. This error normally happens on a dtivo w/o unscramble. Verify that the tserver_mfs7 was transfered to the tivo in binary form. Are these programs that you are extracting old (recorded...
  8. The Definitive Collection Trilogy? I've got it. ...

    The Definitive Collection Trilogy? I've got it. It's the only way to watch Star Wars!

    -lloyd-
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    What steps are you going through to get your...

    What steps are you going through to get your video? (through tytools?). Are the ty files on your PC 0 byte files? What version of tytools are you using?

    Series 1 StandAlone tivos (SA2000) don't...
  10. SVCDs are actually mpeg2, not mpeg1. VCDs are...

    SVCDs are actually mpeg2, not mpeg1. VCDs are mpeg1.

    http://www.dvdrhelp.com/svcd.htm

    I agree that modifying mplex to create ty files would be possible. I suspect that the quality developers...
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    Here is a link to the tools I use under Linux to...

    Here is a link to the tools I use under Linux to do this:

    http://mpgtx.sourceforge.net/

    The program in the package that I use is mpginfo.
    There is a windows executable in the downloads area. ...
  12. Thread: Tivo Port 3565

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    That is the tserver_mfs port. I'm not aware of...

    That is the tserver_mfs port. I'm not aware of any way to shut down the server remotely. (Of course, that would be cool.) I think your next step is to pull your drive.

    hope this helps,
    -lloyd-
  13. Thread: Audio Sync

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    Windows media player doesn't know how to play a...

    Windows media player doesn't know how to play a MPG. Use PowerDVD, or some other player, and the audio will play in sync.

    -lloyd-
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    I've started a FAQ at the end of the ty->dvd how...

    I've started a FAQ at the end of the ty->dvd how to. I'd love to add more...




    -lloyd-
  15. The problem is w/ the tivoftpd line. add a &...

    The problem is w/ the tivoftpd line. add a & behind the command. & puts processes in the background in unix. Otherwise, the rc.sysinit must wait until the tivoftpd server completes, before...
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    Just tried under 2K, and i can surf to the ty...

    Just tried under 2K, and i can surf to the ty directory. I'm sure I could drag a ty file off to the desktop if I wanted to. --Actually, i tried, and this works.

    (God, this makes extraction and...
  17. Did you add something recently to your...

    Did you add something recently to your rc.sysinit? Can you post the code (+10 lines before the telnet commnd) in your rc.sysinit.

    My bet is that something is either not returning (didn't put a &...
  18. Thread: .ty to DVD

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    Bato's guide is here: Bato's how-to...

    Bato's guide is here:

    Bato's how-to

    This uses DVDLab. There are a few posts about the no-audio problem.
    Read up, and post back if this helps.

    hope this helps,
    -lloyd-
  19. Thread: .ty to DVD

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    Not every DVD player is guarenteed to play...

    Not every DVD player is guarenteed to play DVD-Rs, DVD+Rs, or tyDVDs. The first thing I would do is try this disc on someone elses dvd player. If that works, your method is correct, but you need...
  20. Thread: .ty to DVD

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    Hmm, if only there was a step-by-step HOW-TO for...

    Hmm, if only there was a step-by-step HOW-TO for ty->DVD....


    stay tuned kiddies...

    -lloyd-


    http://themurrays.homeip.net/downloads/tivo
  21. Sorry about that. Most of the tools in the...

    Sorry about that. Most of the tools in the directory are VERY old. I compiled everything I could get my hands on to help a friend get tivo extraction -> dvd working on mac-osX. That vsplit is...
  22. Thread: No TAR Utility

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    You can gunzip and untar that file under windows...

    You can gunzip and untar that file under windows before you transfer it to the tivo. (use winzip). Otherwise you can try this link that seems to have it available un-tarred.
    ...
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    I'm certainly not a hardware expert. I do see...

    I'm certainly not a hardware expert. I do see this in your kernel.log:

    etc/rc.d/rc.sysinit: [: missing `]'

    Did you edit your rc.sysinit file? It seems like it's missing a ] somewhere. Can...
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    what tivo do you need the rc.sysinit for ? ...

    what tivo do you need the rc.sysinit for ? (DTivo/SA, and tivo s/w version (2.5/3.0/4.0 etc)

    -lloyd-
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    The ty file is posted at the link I posted above....

    The ty file is posted at the link I posted above.

    -lloyd-
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    http://themurrays.homeip.net/downloads/tivo/graphi...

    http://themurrays.homeip.net/downloads/tivo/graphics/

    look at the tivo.mpeg

    this is a link to a copy of the animation. It looks like it was taken from a capture card, rather then the ty file....
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    I can't comment on MPEG2VCR, because I've never...

    I can't comment on MPEG2VCR, because I've never used it. But... If you use the GOPEditor in tytool, you can have frame accurate cuts, and preserve your audio sync.

    hope this helps,
    -lloyd-
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    if the missing part to your workflow is a ty2mpg...

    if the missing part to your workflow is a ty2mpg converter, vsplit (which is the engine from tytools) is available for linux. Check the Sticky for extraction tools.

    Not sure how to do mpg cuts on...
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    A unique serial number is located in your tivo...

    A unique serial number is located in your tivo (eprom). When the tivo calls out to tivo-hq, it will check your serial number against their database. You will not loose it by reloading a new image....
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    I'll preface this by saying I've done no hacking...

    I'll preface this by saying I've done no hacking on the S2.

    On my S1, if I grep the /var/log/messages file, I can find:

    Stats: Linux version 2.1.24-TiVo-2.5 (build@buildmaster


    Mount your...
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    try ftp.abs.net/tivo There should be a 212...

    try ftp.abs.net/tivo

    There should be a 212 image there.

    good luck,
    -lloyd-
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    Wow. mfs_ftp is cool. I just tested out the...

    Wow. mfs_ftp is cool. I just tested out the network drive mapping. Works, at least for the listing of the files. I'll try to dl something soon enough.

    I had the "0x50023" bug in mfs_ftp. ...
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    Not sure if this will work, but the ability to...

    Not sure if this will work, but the ability to map an drive letter to a ftp server is available in Windows 2000 (and maybe xp).

    Select "My Network Places" from the Desktop, click add network...
  34. Now you know where the $13.95 goes when you pay...

    Now you know where the $13.95 goes when you pay for a subscription.


    -lloyd-
  35. Sticky: I have the vplay biniaries here: ...

    I have the vplay biniaries here:

    http://themurrays.homeip.net/downloads/tivo/for_linux/

    look for the vplay-bin* file.

    Not sure if this will help you or not. They were compiled under a...
  36. A couple of thoughts on this.. 1) If the ntp...

    A couple of thoughts on this..

    1) If the ntp update command is failing, no new data will appear. The tivo must sync it's time in order to load new data. Can your tivo reach the internet? Those...
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    This isn't an answer but... About 6 months ago...

    This isn't an answer but...

    About 6 months ago I tried to run tmpenc under wine and winex
    on redhat 8.0, and had little to no luck. I could get the app to load, but every time it went to...
  38. Thread: fixsub31.tcl

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    head over to www.tivostuff.com, check out the...

    head over to www.tivostuff.com, check out the downloads area.
    there is a zip there called 31fixsub.zip. Download it and check out the txt file inside for futher directions.

    hope this helps, ...
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    Do you really have a s1 phillips tivo? Did you...

    Do you really have a s1 phillips tivo? Did you really mean to put the xtreme software on it? The xtreme software was originally designed to work w/ the s1 dtivos. Some have tried the xtreme...
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    glad to see someone is using the doc that I...

    glad to see someone is using the doc that I wrote. I'll update the steps for tytools 7R4 w/ the audio transcoding this weekend.

    -lloyd-
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    wejones - get the new release of tytools (7r4)...

    wejones - get the new release of tytools (7r4) and upsample the auido from 33->48. This will solve your audio problem.

    enjoy,
    -lloyd-
  42. try creating it w/o the menu. Its one of the...

    try creating it w/o the menu. Its one of the things that players get tripped up on. Second would be to make sure the audio is correct (you said you changed it w/ tytools.)

    -lloyd-
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    http://themurrays.homeip.net/downloads/tivo/logos/...

    http://themurrays.homeip.net/downloads/tivo/logos/


    this should get you started.

    enjoy,
    -lloyd-
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    if you don't wish to do extraction, creating a...

    if you don't wish to do extraction, creating a ppp connection over the serial port of the tivo, is a viable option. Rather than me explaning the details, do a search for PPP.

    -lloyd-
  45. Hi all, I have tridges vplay code here,...

    Hi all,
    I have tridges vplay code here, compiled for tivo and linux (i386).

    http://themurrays.homeip.net/downloads/tivo/for_linux/

    this may have some of the utils you are looking for on it.
    ...
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    thanks! i've been trying to figure that out for...

    thanks! i've been trying to figure that out for months...

    -lloyd-
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    I'm currently using SVCDs, and have asked jdiner...

    I'm currently using SVCDs, and have asked jdiner to support it. So i'll figure i'll comment.

    I'll be moving to DVD shortly. Right now, making SVCDs for tv shows is cheap and easy. Dvds would...
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    i agree w/ the above post. you should try to...

    i agree w/ the above post. you should try to resolve any warnings to that file.

    dbload is a rather expensive operation on the tivo. For some reason, a little more that the orignal load from...
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    believe it or not, some of the sonys w/ version...

    believe it or not, some of the sonys w/ version 3.0 on did this. it's only a select number however. Grab the turbonet install from silicondust, and run the kill_initrd program.

    if you need...
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    just put in the hacks you need 24/7. The others,...

    just put in the hacks you need 24/7. The others, like tivoweb, nfs, tystudio, smb etc... just telnet to your box, and start the server.

    i start telnet, and ftp. everything else, i start by hand....
  51. I'll start by throwing this out. What's to...

    I'll start by throwing this out. What's to guarentee each network to start the show at the same time? I think this idea will not work because of the time sync problem.

    My ideas are this. Use a...
  52. Just for kicks, what bitrate does the video end...

    Just for kicks, what bitrate does the video end up at (
    on the Dtivos) on average per hour? I know for the SA units, 1gig @ 480x480 is about 2.2-2.3Mbps.

    Just curious.

    -lloyd-

    P.S. thanks...
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    tivo to SVCD using tytools 7 workflow

    Hi all,
    I've made a website/workflow for converting tivo video to SVCD (using tytools 7). This is nothing new for most of you, but may help out some newbies. Hopefully the step by step approach...
  54. From someone that has used those tools... you're...

    From someone that has used those tools... you're right. --AND--
    you forgot the 6-8 hours to transcode the video to the format you really want....

    And... BTW, my wife can pull video from the damn...
  55. Re: Re: What about audio conversion??

    If audio up-sampling is as easy as a call to besweet, can the option allow the upsample to 44.1Khz for SVCDs too?
    Yeah, Yeah I know, svcd... but it is still a cheap viable solution
    for some of us. ...
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    you probably have a stale tserver_mfs already...

    you probably have a stale tserver_mfs already started.
    Either do a 'ps aux' and find the process number, and kill it,
    or try rebooting your tivo.

    hope this helps,
    -lloyd-
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    Not sure what to tell you about GopEditor. Are...

    Not sure what to tell you about GopEditor. Are you using it from w/in tytools?

    The svcd/vcd mux is under the Options Menu:VCD/SVCD Mux Output.
    Then, use goto the File Menu:Multiplex Files.

    I...
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    sorta. I've been working on a website for svcds,...

    sorta. I've been working on a website for svcds, but I'm not finished. In general you need to:

    here's what I'm doing now, and it works:
    -----------------------------------------------------
    1)...
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    tyc is old. plain and simple. It will work on...

    tyc is old. plain and simple. It will work on average about 50% of the time on SA ty files, and less than that on DTivo files. The vsplit program from jdiner is more robust, and should provide a...
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    Just loaded the modules, and it works on my tivo....

    Just loaded the modules, and it works on my tivo. "ls" is in my path.

    I had problems w/ the mp3s stuttering. It was basically over taxing my tivo. If I shut down tivoweb, it was better.


    I...
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    you need an updated NowShowingFile. Check out...

    you need an updated NowShowingFile.

    Check out the stickies, or just do a search:

    http://www.dealdatabase.com/forum/search.php?s=&action=showresults&searchid=271569&sortby=&sortorder=search

    ...
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    This is a shot in the dark, but it looks like...

    This is a shot in the dark, but it looks like this tivoweb module cannot find the "ls" command. lt is the unix command for dir.

    do you have ls command on your tivo? is it in your path? If so,...
  63. I second dvwannab's post. Neros ability to...

    I second dvwannab's post. Neros ability to reencode vcd's sucks! If you really want good quality vcds, you will need to frameserve into TMPGEnc(coder). I've used DVD2AVI. There's plenty of...
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    the backup and restore process doesn't depend on...

    the backup and restore process doesn't depend on a certain file type. You can use anything.

    That being said, gz is a popular compression format on unix called gzip/gunzip. if you are on a...
  65. Sticky: AlphaWolf's info on this type of extraction can...

    AlphaWolf's info on this type of extraction can be found here:

    http://www.dealdatabase.com/forum/showthread.php?s=&threadid=8091&perpage=15&pagenumber=13


    Then there's zobetron info which is...
  66. I've removed the references to the partition 7 in...

    I've removed the references to the partition 7 in that script. Dos2unix the attached script, and follow instructions.

    let me know if this works.

    -lloyd-
  67. looks to me like the /hdb7 isn't being mounted. ...

    looks to me like the /hdb7 isn't being mounted. Did your tivo come w/ version 3.0 from the factory? If so, the hdb7 partition will not mount, becuase it hasn't been created yet.

    This is what I...
  68. Thread: Success !

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    as a side note, if you have a SA tivo, you can...

    as a side note, if you have a SA tivo, you can tweak your resource settings in tivoweb, to adjust the resolution and bitrate at which your tivo records. If you pick the right settings, you can get...
  69. SA boxes don't need the noscramble.o file. Dtivo...

    SA boxes don't need the noscramble.o file. Dtivo stores the mpgs scrambled, and thus the need for noscamble.o

    -lloyd-
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    The *.o files are in the same area as the...

    The *.o files are in the same area as the rc.sysinit posted above. Again, for a SA 3.0 sony.

    Post the script that you ran for tivonet. Maybe it did something else.

    If all else fails, grab a...
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    i agree w/ mmmm_beer. I can't quite figure out...

    i agree w/ mmmm_beer. I can't quite figure out what you've done, and where you want to go.

    I'm going to assume the following:
    1) you're modem is toast
    2) you have a TIVONET (not turbonet) card...
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    I'm sure there is a place to just get vi, but......

    I'm sure there is a place to just get vi, but...

    I have my entire /devbin directory here:

    http://themurrays.homeip.net/downloads/tivo/for_tivo/

    just grab the devbin.tar.gz. vim is in there....
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    for general hacks, either will do. Use what you...

    for general hacks, either will do. Use what you are comfortable with. If you decide to get an ethernet card, and start playing w/ extraction, having a windows box is helpful. A few of the tools...
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    for that matter, grab an apex-1100 (silver) dvd...

    for that matter, grab an apex-1100 (silver) dvd player at walmart for $48.00. It'll play anything under the sun. (dvd, svcd, xsvcd, vcd, mpgs .. etc)

    -lloyd-
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    First let me say, that I don't know how to do...

    First let me say, that I don't know how to do this for the s2. But.. here's 2 links you may find useful. They describe the method for the s1.
    ...
  76. Thread: NFS on Tivo

    by lmurray
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    the ip address is the ip address of the windows...

    the ip address is the ip address of the windows box with the share.

    did you run the insmod command first ?

    -lloyd-
  77. Thread: NFS on Tivo

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    try using search a bit for help on smb. Here's...

    try using search a bit for help on smb.

    Here's what I do:

    insmod -f smbfs-2.0.1.o
    smbmount //trash/CDRIVE /mnt/windows/ -I 192.168.3.2 -P welcome


    where trash is the name of my windows box...
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    Re: Oops Canadians only now

    Or, you can goto www.yahoo.ca, get a canadian email, then login to the yahoo group....

    :)

    enjoy,
    -lloyd-
  79. Thread: Fixup.

    by lmurray
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    it's here if you need it: ...

    it's here if you need it:

    http://themurrays.homeip.net/downloads/tivo/for_tivo/


    enjoy
    -lloyd-
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    smbmount //trash/CDRIVE /mnt/windows/ -I...

    smbmount //trash/CDRIVE /mnt/windows/ -I 192.168.3.2 -P welcome

    above is the command I've used in the past.

    trash is the name of my windows box
    CDRIVE is the share
    /mnt/windows is the area on...
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    in Agent.pm, change tvlistings.zap2it.com to...

    in Agent.pm, change tvlistings.zap2it.com to tvlistings1.zap2it.com.

    it's in the file twice.

    enjoy
    -lloyd-
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    I can just see the new threads.... I'm trying...

    I can just see the new threads....

    I'm trying to get tserver to compile to on my [insert generic pvr here] and I'm getting an error.....


    :)

    -lloyd-
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    sounds to me like the network is failing. 1)...

    sounds to me like the network is failing.

    1) how did you install your network card into your tivo ? did you use the install_scripts ?

    2) did you make the crossover cable? can you test it on...
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    Nope. This hack is only possible on an SA unit. ...

    Nope. This hack is only possible on an SA unit. The Dtivos record the resolution at 480x480, and use the bitrate of the orignating signal.

    -lloyd-
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    this is usually caused by people FTPing the file...

    this is usually caused by people FTPing the file to the Tivo in TXT mode. Try using bin mode.

    -OR-

    do a search for that error, there are tons of threads on it.

    hope this helps,
    -lloyd-
  86. Thread: Ty Player?

    by lmurray
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    i have a ty player, it's call TIVO. -lloyd-

    i have a ty player, it's call TIVO.

    -lloyd-
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    basically the whole /var partition can be rebuilt...

    basically the whole /var partition can be rebuilt at any time. Mostly this is due to corruption, or space.

    Personally, I put all my files in the /devbin directory. I don't have to worry about...
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    FYI, jdiner release his vsplit/muxer...

    FYI, jdiner release his vsplit/muxer (vsplitmux2b) for macosX. Check the thread that has the scripts and programs.
    ...
  89. get the force_index script and run it. make sure...

    get the force_index script and run it. make sure your clock is up-to-date w/ ntp, otherwise you'll get clock-warped messages in the log.

    -lloyd-
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    we'll, i don't have all the answers for you, but...

    we'll, i don't have all the answers for you, but if you want to browsing the mfs, (which includes channles, ,and guide data, and streams) you should install tivoweb. It has a browser for viewing the...
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    Goto Messages and Setup, and check System...

    Goto Messages and Setup, and check System information. That will tell you what version of software is loaded on the tivo. If it's 2.5, pull the drive, and look at the /etc/rc.sysinit file. It...
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    noscamble is not needed on SA boxes, only DTivos....

    noscamble is not needed on SA boxes, only DTivos.

    Check out the extraction thread, and look for tytool.

    enjoy,
    -lloyd-
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    i think mbm has a merge.tcl script to do this. ...

    i think mbm has a merge.tcl script to do this. (or maybe it was someone else....)

    I'll look around, and see if I can find it.
    {EDIT}

    easy enough. Look here for more into:

    ...
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    finally, a splitter that works under macosX. ...

    finally, a splitter that works under macosX.

    THANKS!!!!!!!!!!!

    -lloyd-
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    http://www.newreleasesvideo.com/hinsdale-how-to/...

    http://www.newreleasesvideo.com/hinsdale-how-to/

    use the above link for hard drive upgrades.

    enjoy
    -lloyd-
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    try here: ...

    try here:

    http://members.safepages.net/stamasd@seniorglobe.org/

    enjoy,
    -lloyd-
  97. i'm not sure how you could get the data from your...

    i'm not sure how you could get the data from your tivo, but there are plenty of tvguide like sites you could get the same data from. do a search from google, or check out www.zap2it.com.

    enjoy, ...
  98. Thread: Crypto update.

    by lmurray
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    i've heard they hire a guy named "big tony". Big...

    i've heard they hire a guy named "big tony". Big Tonys job is to hurt people that steal from tivo.....

    again.. this is what I've heard.

    Please use this "hack" to only transfer a lifetime sub...
  99. if you entend to goto linux, why not use an nfs...

    if you entend to goto linux, why not use an nfs mount, and run mfs_export ?

    Or for that matter, use the mfs_stream module for tivoweb?

    just a thought.
    -lloyd-
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    i'm assuming that tivo mucked around w/ the mfs...

    i'm assuming that tivo mucked around w/ the mfs system a bit. They probably renamed files/objects/directories and that's why the "old" tools won't work.

    Does tivoweb work on the s2 yet?
    ...
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    AlphaWolfs instructions LIVE !!! :) -lloyd-

    AlphaWolfs instructions LIVE !!!

    :)

    -lloyd-
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    bitrates can only be changed on Sa tivos, not...

    bitrates can only be changed on Sa tivos, not DTivos.

    -lloyd-
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    anyone try killing the myworld process to see if...

    anyone try killing the myworld process to see if that speeds up the transfer (on a SA box)?


    just wondering....
    -lloyd-
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    you can change the bitrate, and the resolution of...

    you can change the bitrate, and the resolution of the recoring stream on a SA tivo. There is no way to get it to record using mpeg-1. (And no way to change the sampling rate of the audio either.....
  105. I started tinkering w/ a plugin to tivoweb that...

    I started tinkering w/ a plugin to tivoweb that will pull these ty files out. I'm still learning how to work w/ tcl, and the mfs, but I should have something in a few days.

    I'll post back to this...
  106. mfs_export will work. I think that u'r using the...

    mfs_export will work. I think that u'r using the wrong fsid. (i think) In the example you have above, the correct fsid is: 60336. (after the File =)

    You can try mfs_export from my site if you'd...
  107. AlphaWolf/All: I've extracted these files, and...

    AlphaWolf/All:
    I've extracted these files, and used vsplit13 and mplex on them. They work fine.

    they end up being 480x480 and about 3.5 bitrate. (This is on a SA of course...)


    -lloyd-
  108. almost: in that last part u focused on the...

    almost:

    in that last part u focused on the clips. You want to look at the "Part"

    here:

    RecordQuality = 75
    Score = 1000
    Showing = 38166/11
    Part = 38166/12
  109. just an update. It seems like tivo re-uses the...

    just an update. It seems like tivo re-uses the fsids. The 8mile video i extracted ended up being a commerical for the series2. That list in step 5 accounts for more stuff than the tivo really has...
  110. we'll I'd like to thank you all for giving me...

    we'll I'd like to thank you all for giving me something to do today. I like tinkering w/ the MFS database/filesystem.

    Anyway, heres what I did.

    Open up Tivoweb to browse the MFS filesystem. ...
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    may i make 2 suggestions: 1) don't cross post...

    may i make 2 suggestions:

    1) don't cross post in the same forum (tivocomm, or here).

    2) give a little more explanation of your problem. What extactly did you do? Which drives did you hook...
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    I think mplex expects the split streams to be...

    I think mplex expects the split streams to be similiar to the svcd spec. (480x480 1.5-2.0 bitrate etc..etc..) If the mpeg is not "close" then mplex can't make a usable svcd mpeg. If your streams...
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    This is how I cut commercials. ...

    This is how I cut commercials.

    http://nickyguides.digital-digest.com/cut-join-mpeg.htm


    I use vplsit, then mplex. Then over to TMPGEnc, using File->MGPTools, and use the cut and merge option....
  114. don't reload everything. Pull the drive, put it...

    don't reload everything. Pull the drive, put it in a PC, edit the rc.sysinit file, and remove the line that you added for noscramble. That should fix the problem.


    tytool will work on SA...
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    If you just want an mpg to convert to divx, try...

    If you just want an mpg to convert to divx, try using the MPEG format (-f 3) in your mplex line. The -f 4 option is for svcds.


    mplex -f 3 -O -2 -o dude.mpg2 dude.m2a dude.m2v


    -lloyd-
  116. Thread: Crypto update.

    by lmurray
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    ./tvbin/crypto on your tivo.... enjoy, ...

    ./tvbin/crypto on your tivo....

    enjoy,
    -lloyd-
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    Was the show you recorded already on the TODO...

    Was the show you recorded already on the TODO list ? If so, the original settings may have been kept. I can't explain this, but can only say that I've seen this.

    Try to record another show, and...
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    If you are using a SA tivo, you can change the...

    If you are using a SA tivo, you can change the bitrates on the tivo, so you don't have to transcode....

    check out:

    http://themurrays.homeip.net/downloads/tivo/tivo.html

    -lloyd-
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    For what it's worth, I use the negative of the...

    For what it's worth, I use the negative of the offset of vsplit in mplex. I've had a few people suggest it may sync closer.

    (so -8 would be 8)

    YMMV
    -lloyd-
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    why are you keeping your ty streams split ? ...

    why are you keeping your ty streams split ?

    -lloyd-
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    you type the name of the file : ...

    you type the name of the file :

    TiVo_SVR2000_30HR_2.5_NV


    or rename it to tivo.bak if you'd like. mfstool doesn't care.

    make sure you use mfstool2 on that image, i had problems using...
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    one more thing to check

    cuz i like to break things, I tested out a theory.

    I have my tivo connected to my win98se box w/ a switch. I get good d/l rates. I went into win98, and changed the network card from half duplex...
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    sucky part is that u can't dl from that...

    sucky part is that u can't dl from that directory.
    If anyone knows the owner of the site, please have them move the files over to the main part.

    i've got an 3_0 image that is uncompressed...
  124. Thread: .bashrc file?

    by lmurray
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    to reboot type: reboot at the bash prompt....

    to reboot type:

    reboot

    at the bash prompt.

    (and who said unix was difficult ? )

    -lloyd-
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    my main server/router is a P233 (not a pII). it...

    my main server/router is a P233 (not a pII). it runs a database, apache, nfs server, and is connected to 2 tivos. A 166 will be fine. Stuff it w/ as much memory as you can find.

    You may want to...
  126. mplex is a command line muxer. People have...

    mplex is a command line muxer. People have complained that it doesn't work to well on DTivo streams tho. Do a search for mplex, and look for the windows port.

    -lloyd-
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    blah. sorry for the confusion. I spend too much...

    blah. sorry for the confusion. I spend too much time reading the Dtivo forum, when I only have a SA machine. Sorry. (Maybe it's time for a Dtivo....)

    -lloyd-
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    Ahh yes. Tivo's audio is 32000Hz, not 48000. ...

    Ahh yes. Tivo's audio is 32000Hz, not 48000. Try to burn it anyway, (w/o reencoding) and see if your player will handle it. My apex player is fine w/ the audio, but my panasonic doesn't like it. ...
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    what are you using tmpenc for? Transcode the...

    what are you using tmpenc for? Transcode the video using the vcd template in tmpgenc. Then burn to vcd in nero.

    -lloyd-
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    http://themurrays.homeip.net/downloads/tivo/for_ma...

    http://themurrays.homeip.net/downloads/tivo/for_mac/
    This is the link for all the tool i've compiled for macosx.

    I'll save you loads of headaches. If you have a dtivo, you are screwed. short,...
  131. Thread: grep command??

    by lmurray
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    find / -name * -print | grep searchstring ...

    find / -name * -print | grep searchstring

    where searchstring is what u r looking for.

    remember, this will grep binary files too.

    -lloyd-
  132. Theres no way to tell the tivo to record the...

    Theres no way to tell the tivo to record the audio at 48KHz. The value as I understand it is based on a chip inside the tivo, and is not software configurable.

    There's countless threads on...
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    i have redhat 7.1 and 7.3, and just compile it. ...

    i have redhat 7.1 and 7.3, and just compile it. The configure script seems to setup the makefiles fine.

    good luck,
    -lloyd-
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    I've fired tytool up in wine, and it comes up. I...

    I've fired tytool up in wine, and it comes up. I don't have wine on a box that can reach my tivo, so i didn't try to pull a file. I suspect it'll work.

    if tytool doesn't work in wine, you can...
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    from someone that uses a linux system... vlc...

    from someone that uses a linux system...

    vlc is probably the best for mpgs and dvds.
    http://www.videolan.org/

    mplayer is good w/ mpgs and divx.
    http://www.mplayerhq.hu/homepage/


    enjoy
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    So whats the number you enter in the resource...

    So whats the number you enter in the resource editor to get 720x480? I've tried 0, 3 and 4 and still get 540x480.

    thanks,
    -lloyd-
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    try control-c to exit -lloyd-

    try control-c to exit

    -lloyd-
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    I dumped the MPG into Nero (5.5.6.4 i think),...

    I dumped the MPG into Nero (5.5.6.4 i think), used the SVCD template, and burned it. It complained about the 32Khz audio, but it worked fine in my apex player.

    hope this helps.
    -lloyd-

    [EDIT]...
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    just burned my first SVCD w/ vsplitmux, and it...

    just burned my first SVCD w/ vsplitmux, and it looks great. No sync issues, and the quality is great. It'll even create a svcd w/ 540x480 resolution, which mplex won't do.

    I havn't tried it on...
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    Yeah, the size of the fsids. I'll try another...

    Yeah, the size of the fsids. I'll try another MPG player. Any suggestions on a free one ? Elecard has always done a nice job in the past.

    [EDIT] - just got PowerDVD going, and the mpgs look...
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    ok, just did some testing on SA streams. (again,...

    ok, just did some testing on SA streams. (again, thanks for the linux version). I have 2 streams, both best quality. (One uses the ~500MB chunks, while the other uses the ~200 mb chunks.) Under...
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    linux PPC for PowerMacs is the closest "flavor"....

    linux PPC for PowerMacs is the closest "flavor".

    Do a search for cross-compilers, and you'll find that you can build linux binaries on almost any flavor you want. I use Redhat if it matters.
    ...
  143. Thread: insmod

    by lmurray
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    we'll I've got the file from an SA. You can try...

    we'll I've got the file from an SA. You can try it.

    it's here:

    http://themurrays.homeip.net/downloads/tivo/for_tivo/

    may work, may not work.. i really can't say.

    enjoy
    -lloyd-
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    Ha... now I can test from work. Thanks!!! I'll...

    Ha... now I can test from work. Thanks!!!
    I'll let you know what I find.

    -lloyd-
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    i haven't played with this method to extract ty...

    i haven't played with this method to extract ty files, BUT....

    That URL you posted looks bad.

    hhhh://192.168.1.3:2000/143654912/.2F.var.2F.hack%20-s%201276279%20/1.ty

    I've removed the...
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    i'm sure u'll get a lot of suggestions here. I...

    i'm sure u'll get a lot of suggestions here. I personally use the MPEG tools option from TMPGEnc (in the File menu).

    I select the mege and cut option, and add the mpeg. Then goto edit, and cut...
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    This is what I do for smb: smbmount...

    This is what I do for smb:

    smbmount //trash/CDRIVE /mnt/windows/ -I 192.168.3.2 -P welcome

    where trash is my pc, CDRIVE is my shared drive, /mnt/windows is the directory on the tivo where i...
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    i'm probably among the few but, I'd vote for SVCD...

    i'm probably among the few but, I'd vote for SVCD suuport. (and also SA support).

    for the "production" version, I'd suggest a svcd output, a mpeg2 output, and a dvd output, if possible.
    ...
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    to reboot from the command line, just type ...

    to reboot from the command line, just type

    reboot


    easy enough

    -lloyd-
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    mplex itself is not limited to 2GIG, the glib...

    mplex itself is not limited to 2GIG, the glib library it was compiled against, or the OS you run it against limits it.

    I have mplex running under linux w/ a newer version ov glib, and have no...
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