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    I think 1.10 is out at tivostuff

    I think 1.10 is out at tivostuff
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    Hadn't seen it here or read about anyone else ...

    Hadn't seen it here or read about anyone else ...
  3. It (#20,1) is a command within xPlusz, a popular...

    It (#20,1) is a command within xPlusz, a popular collection of hacks you have probably seen in this forum. If you ran midupdate and cleared your guide data, that should have all that you need in...
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    Hmmm ... I can only say that the same approach...

    Hmmm ... I can only say that the same approach has proven to be effective from all I have even seen. As posted above, the only things that need to be set properly is the location information on the...
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    I think as Juppers just described "If you use any...

    I think as Juppers just described "If you use any of the older tools, they will corrupt your lineup, and require a clear and delete to fix it." and also as TRILIGHT recommended. That should not...
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    Might want to try midupdate.tcl or midupdate2.tcl...

    Might want to try midupdate.tcl or midupdate2.tcl if you haven't already done so. The "sticky" at the top has all the information you should need to get the locals you subscribe to working on...
  7. Thread: 2.5 vs 3.1

    by Austin_TX
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    There will probably be some of each in response,...

    There will probably be some of each in response, but I suspect the majority would suggest 2.5.2 depending upon what your needs are.
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    I agree ... it is pretty intuitive. Here is a...

    I agree ... it is pretty intuitive.

    Here is a brief demo:

    http://www.tivo.com/1.0.demo.asp
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    Hard to tell if it is correct or not, you might...

    Hard to tell if it is correct or not, you might want to post what size the drives actually are. For instance, a single 120GB drive in a system normally yields about 109 hrs.
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    Here are a few threads on here that may be...

    Here are a few threads on here that may be helpful, from mrblack51's footnotes:

    http://www.dealdatabase.com/forum/showthread.php?s=&threadid=21103&pagenumber=1
    ...
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    I am using universaledittitle.tcl successfully to...

    I am using universaledittitle.tcl successfully to undelete. If you do a search on "universaledittitle", you'll see the thread with it posted at the end. It has been working fine on v2.5.2 and 3.1...
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    Are you referring to going back to a 25xtreme...

    Are you referring to going back to a 25xtreme base and installing the 3.1 upgrade from there? Of course that would mean all your drive data would be lost. Lots of details in the sticky threads...
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    It's always best to try the simple fixes first,...

    It's always best to try the simple fixes first, hey ... you might get lucky. Always reseat cables, especially flex cables, when the power is off. It is possible to have misalignment on a flex cable...
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    First, I'm the "helpful person" that answered it....

    First, I'm the "helpful person" that answered it. Second, I used the search function to find the thread I posted. And finally, my post was to help others realize how much information they can find...
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    When in doubt, "search"...

    When in doubt, "search" :)
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    You might try a search as there was a lengthy...

    You might try a search as there was a lengthy thread a little while back. I was able to enable dual sat by letting it get stuck at 28% and rebooting on the few units I tried.

    Here is some...
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    I believe the white ribbon cable he is referring...

    I believe the white ribbon cable he is referring to is visible in your photo and has "PARLEX"printed on it (center/top to the left of the transformer).
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    I would suggest v 2.5.2 as it is stable, gets...

    I would suggest v 2.5.2 as it is stable, gets locals and will work with your subscribed HU card.

    From there, best things to do are (1) start reading the "sticky's" at the top of this forum and (2)...
  19. Thread: DVR showcase

    by Austin_TX
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    I had noticed the odd channel remaining in the...

    I had noticed the odd channel remaining in the morning as well.

    For the first time today that I know of, my unit changed to ch. 582 at 11AM to record "Enhanced Content". It actually asks if...
  20. The command line options you are prompted with...

    The command line options you are prompted with are:

    h - help
    l - lists all MarketIds
    u - list or update current MarketId
    q - quit

    You can use the "l" response to see what your correct...
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    I believe Xtreme2.5 flashes at install ...

    I believe Xtreme2.5 flashes at install ...
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    I believe it's a 3.x feature only ...

    I believe it's a 3.x feature only ...
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    Any recommendations on maximum intervals to avoid...

    Any recommendations on maximum intervals to avoid the problem or other possible solutions?
  24. Also not uncommon to see RS232 drivers be ESD...

    Also not uncommon to see RS232 drivers be ESD susceptible. Hope telnet stays up ...
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    TiVo's serial number is stored in the crypto chip...

    TiVo's serial number is stored in the crypto chip (silicon), not the O/S.
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    Have you tried http://www.tivostuff.com ?

    Have you tried http://www.tivostuff.com ?
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    Might want to take a look at some of the...

    Might want to take a look at some of the "stickys", it's a pretty easy process to use a ZMODEM TRANSFER in TeraTerm or some other terminal software you might prefer. On the TiVo side, just enter the...
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    You can put files like midupdate.tcl in the...

    You can put files like midupdate.tcl in the /var/hack directory of the active partition. You might really want to invest in a serial cable as it will make the tweaking process easier rather than...
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    Usually ps is located in /var/hack directory. ...

    Usually ps is located in /var/hack directory. Attached is a copy if yours is missing. You can also get a copy of a typical hack subdir at http://www.tivostuff.com

    That should help you run ps aux
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    You can get everything you'll need at:...

    You can get everything you'll need at: http://www.tivostuff.com/

    DarkWing's sequence is the way to go. Probably need to expand it slightly to mention that you'll need to configure xPlusz...
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    25xtreme should overwrite whatever is on the...

    25xtreme should overwrite whatever is on the drive. Make sure the system BIOS reports the correct drive size as well.
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    The files should have been sent to /var/hack. ...

    The files should have been sent to /var/hack. You can enter the command "ls" to display the contents of the directory and see if they are there.

    You'll need to post more information on exactly...
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    Which IDE channel was the TiVo A drive connected...

    Which IDE channel was the TiVo A drive connected to and was it strapped as the master or slave on that channel?
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    As long as you don't cause a conflict on a...

    As long as you don't cause a conflict on a channel (for instance by putting 2 devices on a cable that are master) you should be ok. The diagnostic will poll all available drives and present them to...
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    Glad it all worked out :)

    Glad it all worked out :)
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    Error 51 should be capable of being taken care of...

    Error 51 should be capable of being taken care of with a Clear & Delete Everything.
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    What type of drive is it (mfg/model) ?

    What type of drive is it (mfg/model) ?
  38. Thread: Boot CD

    by Austin_TX
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    Did you change the Boot Order in the BIOS so it...

    Did you change the Boot Order in the BIOS so it will attempt a CD Boot prior to booting from your hard drive?
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    Series 1's may be more "flexible" depending on...

    Series 1's may be more "flexible" depending on what you really want to accomplish. You can find more Series 2 details in that specific forum on this site.

    The Series 1 model #'s are:

    Hughes -...
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    NOSDD should interfere with showcases or...

    NOSDD should interfere with showcases or tivomagazine if enabled.
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    You can redo the 2.5.2 upgrade from a working...

    You can redo the 2.5.2 upgrade from a working 25xtreme system via the bash prompt. But if your system keeps rebooting, I don't see how you can get at a bash prompt for an upgrade session?
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    Most times this is seen at a new install when the...

    Most times this is seen at a new install when the drive jumper configuration is incorrect. BUT, since you noted all was well for a few days, that isn't likely the case. Since it is a pretty new...
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    Selectlocals + midupdate works fine w/ v3.1 to...

    Selectlocals + midupdate works fine w/ v3.1 to get a single market of locals.
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    You only have to chmod +x the upgrd252.tcl file,...

    You only have to chmod +x the upgrd252.tcl file, not sure what happens if you try to chmod both e.g. the tar file ... you mentioned that you chmod +x the "files". And you were in the /var/hack...
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    Might want to try changing V252.TAR to lower case...

    Might want to try changing V252.TAR to lower case ... e.g. v252.tar
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    Just curious, but your site says: With...

    Just curious, but your site says:

    With InstantCake™, you can have your cake and eat it too. Use our custom CD, your own hard disk drive and your own computer, and quickly build an upgrade disk or...
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    Immo - not sure if this reality check helps, but...

    Immo - not sure if this reality check helps, but I had 2 separate units that lost locals on v2.5. I took one to 2.5.2 and one to 3.1, both of which have successfully retained locals these many weeks...
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    Sticky: what is the command number to run that - it is...

    what is the command number to run that - it is not a command in xPlusz, but rather a script you can download here

    could someone please give steps for this - start by using the "search" function...
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    Sticky: Have you verified the MarketID is correct using...

    Have you verified the MarketID is correct using midupdate.tcl? Boston is "25" I believe.
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    frogsmasha - several ebay users had them for sale...

    frogsmasha - several ebay users had them for sale for a short period of time and listed them as having part number "dtvurc1". I haven't seen any come up for sale since then.

    Here was the link to...
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    In my opinion, any of the series one units...

    In my opinion, any of the series one units offered by Hughes/Sony/Philips are the most flexible at this point in time.

    I believe HDTV Tivo's were announced at one of the recent larger electronics...
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    You might want to read a number of the "sticky"...

    You might want to read a number of the "sticky" posts and search the forum some, but in short the answers to your questions are:

    1) - yes

    2) - yes/yes

    Your last comparison was SA/DTivo ......
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    HotRod - I think you'll find that folks here...

    HotRod - I think you'll find that folks here generally encourage the reading and use of the search button as it's a more effective way of learning IMHO. The xPlusZ documentation is limited but once...
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    Seems like you stil might want to read a little...

    Seems like you stil might want to read a little further, but here are some things to try. First of all, make sure you have a /var/hack subdirectory. Depending on how you created your system, you...
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    Have you read this thread, specifically page 3...

    Have you read this thread, specifically page 3 for instance, might want to read what captain_video nicely summarized:

    http://www.dealdatabase.com/forum/showthread.php?s=&threadid=5827

    If so,...
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    Yes, a T60 is a 1st gen Sony DTivo. But you...

    Yes, a T60 is a 1st gen Sony DTivo. But you really can't "send it to the CD drive", 2.5Xtreme is an ISO image of a bootable CD.

    You are headed in the right direction, and all the information you...
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    A little more searching might give you some...

    A little more searching might give you some things to try. For instance, take a look at the post by TheDude83 in thread:

    http://www.dealdatabase.com/forum/showthread.php?s=&postid=96856#post96856...
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    Sticky: captain_video - good question ... only thing I...

    captain_video - good question ... only thing I can add is they still work here with 3.1

    Anyone out there with a 2.5.2 update?
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    I'm assuming BIOS reports the drive as being...

    I'm assuming BIOS reports the drive as being there. I typically just boot to a DOS boot disk with fdisk on it and go from there.
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    Sticky: I thought READONLY when enabled would set...

    I thought READONLY when enabled would set read-only access during a reboot, such as the command: mount -o remount,ro /
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    Same here ... 100 still there

    Same here ... 100 still there
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    I realize this is an older thread, but I had been...

    I realize this is an older thread, but I had been looking for an updated version of EditTitle3 to work on a 3.1 system. Just began testing, but it fixes the prior problem I saw where EditTitle3...
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    Not sure if it helps, but when you first setup...

    Not sure if it helps, but when you first setup the system did you run the command "noppv.tcl dump" with write-access to the drive? After that simply running noppv.tcl on a semi-regular basis should...
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    I have had good luck with selectlocals.tcl, here...

    I have had good luck with selectlocals.tcl, here is the thread:

    http://www.dealdatabase.com/forum/showthread.php?s=&threadid=9401&highlight=selectlocals
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    Yes, here was the thread: ...

    Yes, here was the thread:

    http://www.dealdatabase.com/forum/showthread.php?s=&threadid=20912

    I downloaded an alternate ISO from framethrower (may be down now?) and it fixed the issue.
  66. Are you referring to the Xplusz command: ...

    Are you referring to the Xplusz command:

    #30,?N? activate/deactivate CALLERID
    (elseed) ?N?= 0 off or 1 on.

    Not sure if that will help ...
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    I haven't heard anything effective other than an...

    I haven't heard anything effective other than an O/S upgrade ... unless there are other developments?

    I personally resorted to 3.1 :)
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    Have you been able to set a PPV event to record...

    Have you been able to set a PPV event to record in the future successfully? Couldn't tell from your thread ...
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    slipstream, Thanks for clarifying your sc.tcl...

    slipstream,

    Thanks for clarifying your sc.tcl question. Yes, my locals in Austin are still working. I ran selectlocals.tcl over the weekend to add them and they have remained intact. I...
  70. I have done it 2x on a system less than a week...

    I have done it 2x on a system less than a week old while testing, both took 30-60 minutes.
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    slipstream - re-ran it after rebooting on a 3.1...

    slipstream - re-ran it after rebooting on a 3.1 system, output below

    superzap - thanks for the input. Found I had to clear the program guide data again as it hung during reboot several times...
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    sc.tcl is a showcase script, not clear to me it...

    sc.tcl is a showcase script, not clear to me it has anything to do with locals
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    slipstream - ran your application on my 3.1 box...

    slipstream - ran your application on my 3.1 box just finished over the weekend and got:

    /var/hack# chmod +x dumpdgl31.tcl
    /var/hack# ./dumpdgl31.tcl
    No EventSwitcher active
    while executing...
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    I was one of the Austin folks effected on 2.5,...

    I was one of the Austin folks effected on 2.5, went directly to 3.1 and the locals are back with HU. Probably several methods in this thread that will work, I attempted this one on a test drive and...
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    Yup, I was aware of the runideturbo issue from SA...

    Yup, I was aware of the runideturbo issue from SA Tivo days. I tried edit_bootparms and also used Dylan's boot disk to manually add runideturbo=false with no luck. Guess it just me ...
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    All - I didn't mean to start a disagreement. The...

    All - I didn't mean to start a disagreement. The data is what it is and the images and systems were consistent across tests. Folks should buy whichever drives make them happy, noisy, non-booting or...
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    The (2) Maxtor's I kept were 7200 RPM as I still...

    The (2) Maxtor's I kept were 7200 RPM as I still have the box. I'll need to go back and find the receipt for the WD's ... I recall their model was WD1200 and believe they were 7200 RPM as well.
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    Western Digital HD's & DirecTivo

    There was a fairly long thread here recently with a number of people suffering from the infamous "Welcome. Powering up" reboot loop upon initial system install of 25Xtreme. Most (including myself)...
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    I see the same set of call letters using...

    I see the same set of call letters using selectlocals.tcl. I actually added them manually as well but still receive the "Channel not available" response when I tune to them. Some even have a "DT"...
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    Captain_Video is correct, the 2.5.2 image...

    Captain_Video is correct, the 2.5.2 image (t60252x1.mfs) does not flash as the readme states:

    It's a mfstool's 40GB image for a T60 pending restart to install v2.5.2. It contains the same stuff...
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    Yes, Nashville it is. With all the...

    Yes, Nashville it is. With all the local-swapping lately, here is at least a partial list:

    AT = Atlanta, GA
    AU = Austin, TX
    BN = Boston, MA
    CH = Chicago, IL
    CL = Cleveland, OH
    CN =...
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    Local oddity in several markets seems unresolved,...

    Local oddity in several markets seems unresolved, take a look at the threads:

    http://www.dealdatabase.com/forum/showthread.php?s=&threadid=21699
    ...
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    I found the Austin channels only appeared at the...

    I found the Austin channels only appeared at the end of the channel list generated by selectlocals.tcl on a 2.5 system and only after the system had been on for some time. In addition, local...
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    I use selectlocals.tcl and 2.5xtreme in Austin...

    I use selectlocals.tcl and 2.5xtreme in Austin ... took a while before I could add Austin (AU) channels as they seemed to show up last. Problem seems to be then that it only thinks Dallas (DL)...
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    Uhhh ... that was my second choice ;)

    Uhhh ... that was my second choice ;)
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    LOL ... ok, who new we were all in Austin ?? !! ...

    LOL ... ok, who new we were all in Austin ?? !!

    Anyway, same issue here, stand-alone RCA receiver and T60 as well ... either you get no locals or Dallas.

    I'm 99.44% certain it's not a Tivo...
  87. Details can be found in this thread: ...

    Details can be found in this thread:

    http://www.dealdatabase.com/forum/showthread.php?s=&postid=70730#post70730
  88. Thread: Future PPVs

    by Austin_TX
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    He has the default setup from Xtreme+Kraven which...

    He has the default setup from Xtreme+Kraven which is once daily as part of the daily call, correct MeMento ?

    I think the concern was "Fixed 0 showings", which is normal if it perhaps had been run...
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    I saw the same thing in sc.tcl v1.01, here is the...

    I saw the same thing in sc.tcl v1.01, here is the same version run through DOS2UNIX:
  90. Here is the response I received: No, the ISO...

    Here is the response I received:

    No, the ISO you got from my site is fine. That's a
    known error on the original Xtreme25 versions. On the
    Xtreme Download page it notes in red:

    Important...
  91. I saw a contact address on the site and sent an...

    I saw a contact address on the site and sent an email as that was where my ISO came from as well.
  92. Same problem .. same solution here. You have to...

    Same problem .. same solution here. You have to love this forum, can save you HOURS of time troubleshooting. Thanks !
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    The version in the root is probably of greatest...

    The version in the root is probably of greatest interest. Take a look at the note in the file:

    Note: This TCL script *SHOULD* work with all 2.x versions as well as 3.1

    There is a CAUTION in...
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    Latest version on http://www.tivostuff.com is:

    Latest version on http://www.tivostuff.com is:
  95. I read the same posts. I would try a "clear and...

    I read the same posts. I would try a "clear and delete" (which would obviously wipeout any season passes and recorded show) before I started from scratch.
  96. Re: Error #51; T-60 Can't record or view recorded shows

    Pretty sure that is the cause of your problem. Any reason you can't do the initial setup on the T-60 you plan to use the drive in?
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    Here is a version which might help, I downloaded...

    Here is a version which might help, I downloaded it from http://www.tivostuff.com a few days ago. Hope it helps ...
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    Try a quick search for sc.tcl, that should fix...

    Try a quick search for sc.tcl, that should fix your problem. The latest version I saw was sc_6.zip and it can be found at http://www.tivostuff.com/
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    Unlikely a power supply fan would cause the...

    Unlikely a power supply fan would cause the picture to freeze. Also, fan "clicking" might be at a faster rate than a hard drive head "click". Sure does sound like a HDD issue.
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    SMART was intended to provide advance warning of...

    SMART was intended to provide advance warning of a drive that was likely to fail, though clearly it has always had limitations. Even in a PC, if the system BIOS doesn't poll the drive(s), you'd...
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    mrblack51 - so can the boot299.btl be replaced at...

    mrblack51 - so can the boot299.btl be replaced at a bash prompt in the /etccombo directory & the system rebooted ? Is that all?
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    I had the same problem and used the following...

    I had the same problem and used the following thread:

    http://dealdatabase.com/forum/showthread.php?s=&threadid=20004

    Just create the /var/hack at the bash prompt type by typing mkdir /var/hack,...
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    duvell - were you able to restore the file within...

    duvell - were you able to restore the file within the unit using a TeraTerm session or was it necessary to do it within the PC?
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    Yes, a null modem adapter swaps the TX/RX pins (2...

    Yes, a null modem adapter swaps the TX/RX pins (2 and 3). Seems like the 9th Tee TiVo Null Modem Serial Cable should be all you need if you don't want to wire your own.
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    Joe can be tricky if you aren't used to it. I...

    Joe can be tricky if you aren't used to it. I would suggest always making a backup copy of the file, but even that won't always prevent you from having a problem rebooting.

    You might want to look...
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    Well best of luck, I can understand the...

    Well best of luck, I can understand the motivation. The pin ref #'s are small on those sub-D's, keep an eye on 'em and all should work ok.
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    Glad to hear 25xtreme worked out ok. Just wanted...

    Glad to hear 25xtreme worked out ok. Just wanted to confirm your serial cable pinouts below. I used the info in another link in this forum and bought the following parts at Radio Shack and it...
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    Good point, never saw any posts from someone who...

    Good point, never saw any posts from someone who thermocoupled the drives. Most manufacturers reference ambient/drive case specs.

    Not sure if I am surprised that DTivo's are hotter in the same...
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    T.H.L. - will do

    T.H.L. - will do
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    Yes, I knew it was for DTivo ... relax. Just...

    Yes, I knew it was for DTivo ... relax. Just lots of folks solving a heat issue you implied didn't exist. And yes, I can feel the chill.
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    Really!!?? My Sony T60 with a single 7200 RPM...

    Really!!?? My Sony T60 with a single 7200 RPM 120GB Maxtor is sitting idle at 52C in an open environment at the moment which Tivo characterizes as "normal". A quick search in this forum shows a...
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    Probably so, but still half the data transfer the...

    Probably so, but still half the data transfer the drive is capable of.

    I hope the new fluid bearings will do better in the hotter environment inside DTivo units, in addition to being quiet. In...
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    I have noppv running as part of the default...

    I have noppv running as part of the default 25xtreme/kraven daily "call", haven't seen a reboot and have done a number of card swaps over time.

    Just curious, have you done a manual execution of...
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    The Maxtor 120GB drive I found at Costco of all...

    The Maxtor 120GB drive I found at Costco of all places, less expensive than Fry's and CompUSA, was a 7200RPM and fluid bearing (but only 2MB cache). I must admit, it's pretty quiet ... hard to tell...
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    I think the current version is EditTitle3.tcl, it...

    I think the current version is EditTitle3.tcl, it has a TXT file attached with the details and it works fine on my 2.5.1 system. Should help you recover deleted shows as well as edit titles of...
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    A new HD lock scheme on an older 40GB drive seems...

    A new HD lock scheme on an older 40GB drive seems unlikely, I would consider one of the following 3 possible causes:

    1 - Older system BIOS (pre-November 1998 or so) may not support drives that are...
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    Seems like you are a little tight on time. You...

    Seems like you are a little tight on time. You might want to take a look at the following thread then:

    http://dealdatabase.com/forum/showthread.php?threadid=20868

    If I were going to switch...
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    Ahh .... so hopefully I wasn't too far off. Page...

    Ahh .... so hopefully I wasn't too far off. Page 5 of fixius v3 for 25xtreme.doc also would have you manually setting the read-only status, redundant as you pointed out to the entry in rc.sysinit.
    ...
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    Yes, from a bash prompt. Some of the "Sticky"...

    Yes, from a bash prompt. Some of the "Sticky" documentation includes that step, perhaps you made it read-only when you put the system together originally?
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    If you previousy executed the command: mount...

    If you previousy executed the command:

    mount -o remount,ro /

    ... then you set is at read-only.

    Try the command:

    mount -o remount,rw /
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    snoopy - if you enable email receipt on here,...

    snoopy - if you enable email receipt on here, maybe someone would help you offline as this doesn't appear to be an appropriate topic for this forum.
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    Hmmm, is it really in /tivo-bin ??? Here are the...

    Hmmm, is it really in /tivo-bin ??? Here are the contents on my T60 running Kraven's:

    bash-2.02# cd /tivo-bin
    bash-2.02# ls
    Merge cut head mkfifo rarp tee...
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    PGM, Thanks ... my mistake. I thought it was...

    PGM,

    Thanks ... my mistake. I thought it was a repost of the original sc.tcl.

    Assuming I can just transfer it over and execute it as follows:

    chmod 777 sc.tcl
    ./sc.tcl

    Thanks again...
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    Looks like I am seeing the same error: ...

    Looks like I am seeing the same error:

    bash-2.02# chmod 755 sc3x.tcl
    bash-2.02# ./sc3x.tcl
    <166>Jan 6 03:29:20 tcl[310]: Tcl created pool of 1458176 bytes
    error storing State: can't open...
  125. You might be right, I hadn't tried putting a...

    You might be right, I hadn't tried putting a scope on the 5V rail or powering it externally. Seems like a number of folks are struggling with it ...
  126. Well, after attempting reinstalls to the WD80...

    Well, after attempting reinstalls to the WD80 drive from no less than 4 machines, manufacturers diags said "OK" and even Norton Disk Doctor said the drive was good, still get stuck in the Power Up...
  127. Suggestions ??? Downloaded 25xtreme from 2...

    Suggestions ???

    Downloaded 25xtreme from 2 sites and tried to install it from 3 different PC's to a WD80GB drive that passed WD's quick and extended tests. All PC BIOS saw the drives as 80GB, as...
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    Which would be the preferred method to set locals...

    Which would be the preferred method to set locals on a Sony T60 that has 25Xtreme and Kraven's update? So far, it seems like setlocals.tcl or mvch135.zip are the options. Not clear from all the...
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