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    Thanks for the response. I guess it was unlikely...

    Thanks for the response. I guess it was unlikely that TiVo, Inc. would have relied on "security" by obscurity.
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    Find FSID on un-hacked box?

    Is there any way to find the "ID" of an arbitrary recording with an unhacked box? I'm thinking not, but hoping to be surprised. :D

    I have a new DT S2 standalone, and I have access to TiVo Desktop...
  3. It may be kind of sad, but I use the "lack of a...

    It may be kind of sad, but I use the "lack of a clock" as indication that the TiVo rebooted.

    (This is usually my first indication that it's time to update.)
  4. Pretty sure this is not an S2 Development forum...

    Pretty sure this is not an S2 Development forum question, but I'm not a moderator...

    Anyway, try disabling Kid Zone (you can enable it again later) to see if that changes anything.
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    IIRC, you have to redo Guided Setup, but it...

    IIRC, you have to redo Guided Setup, but it doesn't really cause any problems.

    It's not like you have to run Clear & Delete Everything before you run GS.
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    Installed without a hitch. Thanks for the info...

    Installed without a hitch.

    Thanks for the info 7.1 :)
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    Thanks all. I will give it a go, then, and post...

    Thanks all. I will give it a go, then, and post my results.
  8. This has to do with the upcoming recordings as...

    This has to do with the upcoming recordings as well as the existing ones. Check your To Do list and you can see all the things that are set to record. Every item on that list is set, by default, to...
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    SAS2 Version Mismatch?

    I am running 7.1b-01-2-240 on my SA S2. I have a '240' "model".

    Recently, my TiVo downloaded 7.2. I'm getting set to install it (not too hard with killhdinitrd and no monte), but when I went to...
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    If you have a digital camera or digital...

    If you have a digital camera or digital camcorder, you can see if the remote is sending IR signals when you press buttons.

    Another option is to see if a cheapie "Universal" remote can control your...
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    That only applies to certain Xboxes, though, and...

    That only applies to certain Xboxes, though, and I think they were all Series 1.

    BTW, if you carefully read all the literature Microsoft sends you in regard to the "power cord problem", you'll see...
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    /dev/hda4 was not cleanly unmounted, check...

    /dev/hda4 was not cleanly unmounted, check forced.
    Pass 1: Checking inodes, blocks, and sizes
    Pass 2: Checking directory structure
    Pass 3: Checking directory connectivity
    Pass 4: Checking...
  13. Got it. Sorry all. I was actually using a hex...

    Got it. Sorry all.

    I was actually using a hex editor on Windows to look at the offset. I must have had something else wrong though.
  14. This is a good time to state that I have no idea...

    This is a good time to state that I have no idea what I'm doing (I tend to think that's self-evident, though...)

    Anyway, here's what I see:


    tivo:/var$ hexdump -s 6886032 -n 8 tivoapp-7.1b...
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    No. Should I?

    No. Should I?
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    7.1b is bigger than 7.1a?

    This is kind of weird. I installed 7.1b from slices today, and I was starting to muck around with tivoapp. I couldn't make a copy of it in /tvbin, though, because I ran out of diskspace!
    df:
    ...
  17. Doesn't mesh with me. I've got 0x0060c821 at that...

    Doesn't mesh with me. I've got 0x0060c821 at that VMA. The 0x0320f809 is at VMA 691294, though. This is a tivoapp from 7.1b-01-2-240. (My copy of tivoapp has never been run, if that makes a...
  18. Ah... I see. Sorry, never seen a line-wrap...

    Ah... I see. Sorry, never seen a line-wrap problem on Copy & paste to a forum before... ;)

    No

    Don't do that. tivowebplus/bin_mips/sendkey is a binary executable. sendkey.itcl is a script....
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    Just a shot in the dark, but is there a font...

    Just a shot in the dark, but is there a font setting for the program?
  20. It's not looking for...

    It's not looking for tivowebplus/bin_mips/sendkey, it's looking for /ptvupgrade/tivowebplus/sendkey.itcl. Does that file exist in that location?

    Also, is "tory" part of the error message? It looks...
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    XBMC [and mplayer] aren't really that great for...

    XBMC [and mplayer] aren't really that great for viewing DVDs themselves on the Xbox, but there are other players around.

    Avalaunch (a dashboard replacement which is better than Evo-X IMO) has a...
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    Hehehe... well I've decided not to even try...

    Hehehe... well I've decided not to even try getting twp to run on 7.1 until you post what you've done, so maybe I'll just try with mfs_ftp ;)

    I had the problem with TWP back when I was on 4.01b,...
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    Does this bug still exist in 7.1a? (Any way to...

    Does this bug still exist in 7.1a? (Any way to test for it myself?)

    If so, anyone have the patch location?
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    No. If I was, I would not have tried to be...

    No. If I was, I would not have tried to be cryptic. (If anything, I'dve lambasted your searching abilities...)

    So, since that is what you're interested in, I guess I was right about what you were...
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    Is there any convenient way for you to post what...

    Is there any convenient way for you to post what you've done, so the rest of us can try to poke and prod the rest of it into submission?

    No reason to reinvent the wheel, etc., etc.. I'm guessing...
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    Since I know everyone was waiting with baited...

    Since I know everyone was waiting with baited breath [/sarcasm], I wanted to mention that I finally just pulled the drive.

    Thanks to everyone for the suggestions.

    Dunno...try it. And let us...
  27. Ah... that makes sense. When I first got started,...

    Ah... that makes sense. When I first got started, kmem was 'de rigeur' (sp?)... the way to go. I remember learning about how a patched tivoapp (using the old patch that you needed to use for kmem)...
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    The alternates are hacked, but it's 4.01b instead...

    The alternates are hacked, but it's 4.01b instead of 7.1a. Would it mess up my MFS partitions to boot into 4 after booting into 7 once?



    FWIW, I've read that for S2, you can indeed switch boot...
  29. 7.0.1a's TivoApp plays unscrambled recordings without being patched?

    This is kind of weird to me.

    I just upgraded to 7.0.1a manually (with more success than I'm used to), but I haven't patched tivoapp yet.

    The weird part is, I can play all my old, unscrambled...
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    Hmm.... good point. The only Electron Gun I have...

    Hmm.... good point. The only Electron Gun I have around though is in my TV though, so methinks it would be somewhat easier to pull the TiVo's HDD.

    Plus, I don't have to worry about the whole...
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    I know... I was hoping to be surprised. No...

    I know... I was hoping to be surprised.

    No luck, I guess :-P
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    I'm not exactly sure what you are looking for...

    I'm not exactly sure what you are looking for there. Do you want to insert random files (your DVD movies) onto the TiVo, to be played back through the TiVo's UI?

    A long time ago, I read a thread...
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    Should work, but it doesn't. Telnet is started in...

    Should work, but it doesn't. Telnet is started in my rc.sysinit.author file as well.
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    Help! Any way to chmod a file without bash? ;)

    Ooops. I made (as far as I know) 1 mistake while manually updating from 4.0.1.b to 7.1.a. Unfortunately, that one mistake has locked me out of bash!

    I forgot to chmod rc.sysinit.author. I know, I...
  35. "kinda upgraded" is a pretty useless phrase. Do...

    "kinda upgraded" is a pretty useless phrase. Do you simply mean that the new version is downloaded and waiting to be installed? You must, since that's why you'd be rebooting nightly.

    You can try...
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    Dumb question... (This is newbie tivo, so I...

    Dumb question... (This is newbie tivo, so I should be ok, right?)

    You are talking about a Standalone Series 2 there, right?

    I have a TCD24004A (Standalone S2 40hr, not a nightlight model of...
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    I see. I guess there probably hasn't been much of...

    I see. I guess there probably hasn't been much of a hue & cry raised because so few people are running 7.1.

    TWP can run on any port with an update to tivoweb.cfg, so that's one issue taken care of...
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    Interesting. Has any work started on making TWP...

    Interesting. Has any work started on making TWP work yet? (I don't see any discussion in the TWP development thread...)

    Is there a list of programs that don't work under 7.x? I have read the...
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    This may be way off base, but in the Tivoweb...

    This may be way off base, but in the Tivoweb world (the only place I have any experience), "ErrDbNotFound" translates roughly to "try again".

    Just to throw it out there, have you tried again? Same...
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    I've updated my "filter" modification to work...

    I've updated my "filter" modification to work with 1.1_pre2. Here's the link:
    http://www.dealdatabase.com/forum/showthread.php?p=203600#post203600

    MrBlack mentioned above that he was going to...
  41. Here's an updated version of my "Filter"...

    Here's an updated version of my "Filter" modification that works with TWP 1.1_pre2.

    I tried to make a patchfile (using diff -uR), but I had problems applying the patch using 'patch'. Either I...
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    Heh. I agree that would've been nice, but what...

    Heh.

    I agree that would've been nice, but what would prompt them to do that? It wouldn't benefit anyone but the 'hackers' :-P
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    Well, as an update of sorts, I plowed ahead and...

    Well, as an update of sorts, I plowed ahead and tried a different DVD (with different shows). That disk worked fine, so at the very least there isn't anything wrong in general.

    I'm still...
  44. Yeah, you're probably right... if there was ever...

    Yeah, you're probably right... if there was ever a case where it might help, it would be show specific. (If you were burning a whole season, for example... otherwise the time spent setting it up...
  45. I had realized that most of the shows/channels...

    I had realized that most of the shows/channels follow their own little patterns, but for some reason didn't think of a way to utilize that effectively until I saw your post...

    It might be helpful...
  46. Feature Idea

    Just throwing an idea out there. I'm sure it's not terribly creative, I even found a reference to a similar idea in a thread here (not in relation to TyTool, though...), but oh well (I'm not a...
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    Bad Burn: TyTool DVD Menu Issue?

    I had my first "bad burn" of a TyTool created DVD yesterday. When I put the disk in my AMW V101 (cheapie) DVD player, the menu did not come up, it stayed at the blue "loading" type screen. (Actually,...
  48. Both questions have been answered in this thread....

    Both questions have been answered in this thread.

    The previous posts mention that the files are transcoded (but, admittedly, does not mention to what bitrate or any other specifics...), and that...
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    The TWP thread is:...

    The TWP thread is:
    http://www.dealdatabase.com/forum/showthread.php?t=38724

    And the 'official homepage' is:
    http://tivo.fp2000.org/twp
  50. Thread: LiveOS To Edit?

    by lenroc
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    Generally, you should be able to use whatever...

    Generally, you should be able to use whatever tools you used the first time...
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    Is that the path to tivoweb for you? What...

    Is that the path to tivoweb for you?

    What command do you use to start it manually?
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    Yes, RID units are fully hackable using normal S2...

    Yes, RID units are fully hackable using normal S2 DTiVo hacking procedures. You simply cannot (yet) run 4.x on them.
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    At least put it in context:...

    At least put it in context:
    http://www.dealdatabase.com/forum/showthread.php?p=180046#post180046

    (AW disputes CojonesDeToro's post...)
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    Since you didn't mention anything about how or...

    Since you didn't mention anything about how or even if the unit is hacked, the only safe thing to infer is that it is not hacked.

    Therefore, the best solution is to call Customer Support. Hmm.... ...
  55. Thread: HMO and VPN

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    Theoretically, a VPN would do the trick. ...

    Theoretically, a VPN would do the trick.

    Unfortunately, most residential broadband just doesn't have the upload speed to make MRV a joy to use.
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    Questions that can be answered on tivo.com...

    Questions that can be answered on tivo.com generally don't belong here, IMHO.
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    How about, if you have any specific questions,...

    How about, if you have any specific questions, you ask them?

    What, specifically, can you not do because you don't understand enough about Linux?
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    You still haven't said what you're trying to...

    You still haven't said what you're trying to boot. A knoppix CD? MFS_TOOLS? TivoScripts ISO?

    Anyway, what happens if you press F4, the key it says you can press to skip drive detection?
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    Check the first post in this thread. _READ...

    Check the first post in this thread.

    _READ IT_, don't just download the attachment.
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    What are you trying to boot? What "Auto detect...

    What are you trying to boot?

    What "Auto detect sequence" does it hang at? Your BIOS'?
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    Why would you want to start another guide? ...

    Why would you want to start another guide?

    There are already 15 listed in this sticky.
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    You can't just copy the part of the link you see...

    You can't just copy the part of the link you see :-P It's really:
    http://www.erik.rainey.name/tivo/upgrade-using-slicefiles.html (Though they look the same, try clicking both to see what happens ;)
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    So... ask Dylan?

    So... ask Dylan?
  64. Thread: Extending Tivo

    by lenroc
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    Similar product from BlueDo for about $10 less:...

    Similar product from BlueDo for about $10 less:
    http://www.bluedo.com/bluedocgi/product.cgi?model=RR-X300
  65. Thread: ip address

    by lenroc
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    What do you want to do with the IP address when...

    What do you want to do with the IP address when you find it?

    Wait... do unhacked DTiVos even _have_ IPs? What have you done to add a NIC to it?
  66. Thread: Extending Tivo

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    Hacks or no hacks? With hacks, I'd recommend...

    Hacks or no hacks?

    With hacks, I'd recommend getting an Xbox or using a PC [if you have one in your room already] to stream shows from the Tivo. That would be ideal, IMHO.

    No hacks, you're...
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    But he did say he can access Tivoweb from the...

    But he did say he can access Tivoweb from the Internet. That, combined with the description of leaving the Tivo's IP "open" (instead of, for example, saying that he forwarded port 80), led me to...
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    Bad idea. You can also gain access to your tivo...

    Bad idea. You can also gain access to your tivo via telnet from outside your network... meaning so can anyone else ;)

    If a port scan on your IP turns up port 23 open, you better believe you'll...
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    For now, stop searching anywhere but here.

    For now, stop searching anywhere but here.
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    bootpage -f That's not all you'll need though....

    bootpage -f

    That's not all you'll need though. You should search first, then ask more specific questions with more background detail. Relevant links in my sig:
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    A wireless modem jack? Or a wifi network? ;)

    A wireless modem jack?

    Or a wifi network? ;)
  72. That's right, Season Passes are bound to a...

    That's right, Season Passes are bound to a specific channel. It's worth noting, though, that if you look at a specific episode and then choose "View Upcoming Episodes", you will see the list of...
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    This may (or may not) help:...

    This may (or may not) help:
    http://www.tivocommunity.com/tivo-vb/showthread.php?s=&threadid=61830

    Channel remapping for tivoweb...
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    Hmm... I seem to remember that there's a broken...

    Hmm... I seem to remember that there's a broken ifconfig out there that reports errors incorrectly.

    I can't seem to find any mention of that now, though.

    (I also notice that I'm running the...
  75. 36989 (Blah blah something about searching to...

    36989

    (Blah blah something about searching to fill up the minimum post length...)
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    @Plainbill: This is Series 1, so I don't think...

    @Plainbill:
    This is Series 1, so I don't think that applies. (Besides that, isn't it just Sleeper's install of Joe that is borked?)

    @Heinrich:
    Sanderton already pointed out that you need the...
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    you have /bin in your path but not /var/hack/bin

    you have /bin in your path but not /var/hack/bin
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    On the first line of mrblack's post. What did you...

    OK, I know what a tcl script is now. Where do you see how to run this[/QUOTE]

    On the first line of mrblack's post. What did you think "tivosh sc.tcl" meant?

    BTW- If you use the "Quote" button,...
  79. Thread: "No Programs"

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    Has the unit ever had guide data? What about...

    Has the unit ever had guide data?

    What about since you installed 4.x on it?

    Is there data if use other search methods, like Record by Time/Channel, or the "Guide"?
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    Are we reading the same thread? That was...

    Are we reading the same thread?

    That was answered by MrBlack in the second post here. Less than 3 hours after you asked. The rest was just to help you know a bit more about the how and why, and...
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    no script involved in the putty fix. Here's a...

    no script involved in the putty fix. Here's a better version of the link:
    http://www.dealdatabase.com/forum/showthread.php?p=182316#post182316
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    The way to tell (other than just remembering that...

    The way to tell (other than just remembering that .tcl is for tivosh) is to look at the first line of the script*. You should see:


    #![what to execute this with]

    So, in your case, the first...
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    Yup, this is true. It's not that, really... ...

    Yup, this is true. It's not that, really...


    tivo:/$ echo $PS1
    \h:\w$

    That's a pretty standard default prompt...

    I think only if there is no PS1 variable defined do you see "bash" in the...
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    Of course, more directly related to this thread,...

    Of course, more directly related to this thread, it might also just not have it's executable permission set, so a
    chmod +x tivoapp might clear it up, too...
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    By "manually record immediately", do you mean...

    By "manually record immediately", do you mean "what is on right now"?

    If so, on my Standalone S2, it's as easy as pressing "Right" (if necessary, to pull up the program information on screen) then...
  86. What size drive do you have? (Replaced the...

    What size drive do you have? (Replaced the original with a larger one?)

    Are you using a stock kernel or an LBA48 one? What tool did you use to backup/restore the drive? (Was it LBA48 aware?)
  87. That's only one of the many reasons that /var can...

    That's only one of the many reasons that /var can be busy, though that is one that hasn't yet been mentioned in this thread.
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    I'll be dating myself as fairly young compared to...

    I'll be dating myself as fairly young compared to some here, but oh well....

    The first computer that I called "mine" was a Packard Bell Legend 386sx. It had a 20MB HDD that I thought I would never...
  89. Did you mean "mount -o remount,ro /var"? ...

    Did you mean "mount -o remount,ro /var"?

    Otherwise, that seems pretty far off topic ;)
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    The Kmem technique is deprecated. I suggest...

    The Kmem technique is deprecated. I suggest investigating more modern no-scramble techniques.
    You are correct: If you can make an extracted file play anywhere other than on your Tivo (without...
  91. Thread: Un-Monte drive

    by lenroc
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    webby, What you are describing is either a...

    webby,

    What you are describing is either a very bad description of the normal "update" cycle for Tivos that have been hacked in this method, or some sort of other problem. (You seem to assume the...
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    So I had a response typed up, but I'm deleting it...

    So I had a response typed up, but I'm deleting it because I realized that you are the same person who asked roughly this same question at http://www.dealdatabase.com/forum/showthread.php?t=37773
    ...
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    By your "Tivo's IP" do you mean the private IP...

    By your "Tivo's IP" do you mean the private IP address? (And you're trying this from outside your network?)

    No, you need your public IP address. You should be able to find it somewhere on your...
  94. Poll: But that's because it's impossible, according to...

    But that's because it's impossible, according to the Bluetooth programmers who looked at it. The only thing they could ever hope to do was sniff the data traffic, and the bounty was, among other...
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    Of course! Unless they code with their eyes...

    Of course! Unless they code with their eyes closed.

    It's never been released though, if that's what you're asking, not even "unofficially". (That's not to say that nobody out there has it, but if...
  96. No, there's not a "dedicated process number"......

    No, there's not a "dedicated process number"... PIDs are given out by init when needed.

    You can find mfs_ftp's PID with:


    ps x | grep ftp

    [edit: But don't kill it! I didn't know it was a...
  97. Thread: MacVo?

    by lenroc
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    Mplayer _can_ stream off the Tivo, though you may...

    Mplayer _can_ stream off the Tivo, though you may need "Tivo-Mplayer" (http://tivo-mplayer.sourceforge.net/, you may need to compile it yourself for the Mac, not sure...). It uses vserver on the Tivo...
  98. Probably you either have something running that...

    Probably you either have something running that resides on var (TWP, vserver, etc....), or you are "in" /var when you restart (i.e. your working directory is /var/). I'm not sure that you can stop...
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    Hmm... does Instant Cake use TivoScripts? Sounds...

    Hmm... does Instant Cake use TivoScripts? Sounds like the SPS30 and SORT codes going off....
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    ? If you're looking for help, you'd have to...

    ?

    If you're looking for help, you'd have to explain yourself a bit more...
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    Sorry, yes, there's no problem having all the...

    Sorry, yes, there's no problem having all the files you want there.

    But "out of the box", if you leave TW alone (and it starts up by itself at boot), you won't get TWP to start up.

    That's...
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    Yes. Delete the files. If it's set up...

    Yes.



    Delete the files.

    If it's set up to start TW 1.9.4 on boot, you'll need to remove the reference to it in rc.sysinit.author.
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    WTF are you talking about? You were answered...

    WTF are you talking about? You were answered right away. You need another cable, a splitter won't work.

    With one cable, you can only record or watch live one thing at a time.

    You can always...
  104. The only partitons that matter to you are / and...

    The only partitons that matter to you are / and /var, unless you've gone out of your way to make another one to care about ;)
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    Yes, get black. Silver is not Series2 anymore....

    Yes, get black.

    Silver is not Series2 anymore. It's been dubbed Series2.5 (here).

    There are as yet no software only hacks for Series2.5, meaning you will need to solder to get it to work.
    ...
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    No, absolutely not. Nothing in TivoScripts...

    No, absolutely not. Nothing in TivoScripts prevents the TiVo from calling out.
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    Gah. Search a bit. Is the new install of TWP...

    Gah. Search a bit.

    Is the new install of TWP running? (Do you see a version of TWP mentioned when you pull up http://tivo or whatever it is you use?)

    What did you do to uninstall the existing...
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    Is that for Series 1 TiVos? (Or maybe for...

    Is that for Series 1 TiVos? (Or maybe for DTiVos?)

    My Standalone Series2 has a jack that's more like a headphone jack (1/4" Jack?).
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    By "programs" do you mean "recordings"? If...

    By "programs" do you mean "recordings"?

    If yes, then you're barking up the wrong tree. You'll need to investigate "extraction" from a local drive.

    I believe it's a stick in the Extraction...
  110. Poll: Eh... I can estimate it: $0. Why would anyone...

    Eh... I can estimate it: $0.

    Why would anyone outside this forum care about getting 4.0 working on RID DTiVos?

    The RID DTiVos are 'hack'able, but they won't run 4.0. I don't think anyone...
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    Are you sure you're running the S2 binary (I see...

    Are you sure you're running the S2 binary (I see above you mentioned you have a S2...)? Searching for that error string, I find mostly people trying to run binaries which aren't for their platform...
  112. Uh.... Sure: ...

    Uh....

    Sure:

    http://customersupport.tivo.com/knowbase/root/public/tv2006.htm?
    http://customersupport.tivo.com/knowbase/root/public/tv2008.htm?

    If you meant something else... well, then, I...
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    Are you sure you set permissions? Try: ...

    Are you sure you set permissions?

    Try:

    chmod +x vserver



    Hmm... if that's copy & paste, then I see the problem.
    If you are recreating from memory what you typed, though, then it's...
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    Hehehe... You could always bug whoever sold it...

    Hehehe...

    You could always bug whoever sold it to you for support ;)
  115. Some claim that it's not truly using the CPU...

    Some claim that it's not truly using the CPU time, it's just that top, ps, etc. are fooled since tivoweb is just a thread of tivosh.

    I'm not sure I buy that, though...

    If you search for the...
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    What happened when you went "Back" and tried...

    What happened when you went "Back" and tried again?

    What happened after you restarted Tivoweb and tried again?

    What happened when you read the first page of this thread, and learned how to...
  117. Thread: PPV Recording

    by lenroc
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    I've heard that some movies give a short preview...

    I've heard that some movies give a short preview before giving the "Order" screen. Have you checked past, say, the 15 minute mark?
  118. Thread: PPV Recording

    by lenroc
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    It is likely recording it as a Suggestion, but...

    It is likely recording it as a Suggestion, but note that it did not order the PPV.

    If you watch the recording, you'll see the "Press [whatever] to order this movie" screen.

    You can stop this...
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    Do you mean "TivoWebPlus"? No, TWP isn't for...

    Do you mean "TivoWebPlus"?

    No, TWP isn't for service theft. If you want to use the "Plus" features, you'll need to buy a subscription, for (legal|moral) reasons if not technical ones (I believe...
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    It's not clear from this thread? What about this...

    It's not clear from this thread? What about this one, which is linked to in this thread.

    I mean, you are reading this stuff, right?
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    Auto-linked words for TiVo projects?

    I recently realized that some words (like Amazon and Google, for instance) are automatically linked to their respective websites when a user here just types their names.

    I think that is fine and...
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    soapydonutz is right. vserver is for the TiVo,...

    soapydonutz is right. vserver is for the TiVo, and Mplayer is for the desktop computer.

    You don't need to build anything, the Windows installer for tivo-mplayer works fine:...
  123. No, nothing like that exists, at least not in the...

    No, nothing like that exists, at least not in the TiVo-universe (AFAIK).

    It seems like it would be a bit harder than you seem to think.

    How would the program know which of the two recordings is...
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    As far as I can see, you have not yet posted the...

    As far as I can see, you have not yet posted the results of running "tivoweb console". Please read at least the first page of this thread before asking for help.
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    To figure out why a show isn't recording, you can...

    To figure out why a show isn't recording, you can look at the "Recording History" either on the TiVo (Go to the To Do list then choose Recording History) or with Tivoweb.

    But in MrPauley's case,...
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    Sometimes. It's apparently a filesystem...

    Sometimes.

    It's apparently a filesystem limitation... FAT doesn't support hard links, and the Cygwin developers knew that many people running Cygwin would have FAT drives. So they made "ln" fall...
  127. That is a little odd. I don't think it's worth...

    That is a little odd.

    I don't think it's worth mentioning that it's not in the product literature, though. You'd have to dig pretty far to find any mention of recording from more than one source,...
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    It is pretty funny that you would rehash a 6...

    It is pretty funny that you would rehash a 6 month old thread to try to... wait, what is it you were trying to do, anyway? Just insult vu2vu?

    The OP hasn't even visited the forum in the 6 months...
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    TiVo isn't going to miss out: ...

    TiVo isn't going to miss out:

    http://www.fool.com/News/mft/2004/mft04090713.htm
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    Well, it's not telnet that you are enabling over...

    Well, it's not telnet that you are enabling over serial... it's terminal emulation ;) (by definition, Telnet runs over TCP/IP...)

    Anyway, the line that enables Bash on the serial port for me is:
    ...
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    No, but you can take the question away (and just...

    No, but you can take the question away (and just say "Ooops, nevermind!"), or even better say "Edit: I found the answer, it's [...]".

    If I was in PapaSmurf's place, I would feel a little miffed...
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    If I was going to take the bait and agree, it...

    If I was going to take the bait and agree, it would only be because I told you where it is in this thread.

    You want to pull up the specific episode, then at the bottom will be a "record" link...
    ...
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    ? No reason to hedge your bets: If "ps x"...

    ?

    No reason to hedge your bets:

    If "ps x" doesn't list "tivoftpd", then it's not running.
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    I did think of coming back and clarifying that if...

    I did think of coming back and clarifying that if you wanted to see how to do it with code, you should just look at how TWP does it, but I figured if that was your intention you could just figure...
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    That would be covered in the thread that is...

    That would be covered in the thread that is dedicated to that tool (fancy that!).

    You can use the "Search Thread" feature to find more specifics.

    But, I believe the short answer is "probably"....
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    No it's not. What happens the first time?

    No it's not. What happens the first time?
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    Use any text editor that you've installed. ...

    Use any text editor that you've installed.

    (What's that, you say? You didn't install anything? Oh... well you probably used TivoScripts, then, so try "vi". You'll be back in a few minutes to ask...
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    Yes, that's always a possibility. You'd need to...

    Yes, that's always a possibility. You'd need to know what version you were running previously, as we aren't mind readers. (Well, maybe some people here are, but I suspect that even their mind-reading...
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    You need an LBA48-aware kernel in order for the...

    You need an LBA48-aware kernel in order for the TiVo to recognize the full capacity of the drive. You don't already have one.
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    To "inject" something into the ToDo list from...

    To "inject" something into the ToDo list from Tivoweb, just tell the TiVo to record it ;) (Find the item, and click the "record" link in Tivoweb....)

    To delete something, try going to TivoWeb's...
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    Link to this exact question multiposted into the...

    Link to this exact question multiposted into the correct forum

    Please don't multipost. The question belongs in the Newbie forum, not here, but no thread belongs in 2 places.
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    It's even worse than having to pull the hard...

    It's even worse than having to pull the hard drive...

    IIRC, on the new TCD54 models, you can't get away with anything less than reflashing the PROM (which would mean, first, that the PROM would...
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    Is the error you get with 1.94 the same as the...

    Is the error you get with 1.94 the same as the error you get with TWP 1.0?

    At least since you get the error, we know that it's not a bug introduced with TWP1.0...

    Any chance you got a Software...
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    No, not without some sort of hardware hack... ...

    No, not without some sort of hardware hack...

    (I'd just say "no", but I suppose it's possible to rig up a device that is controllable by IR remote that acts as a pass-through volume modulator....)
  145. Thread: Am I screwed?

    by lenroc
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    HMO/MRV are the big reasons for 4.0, but aren't...

    HMO/MRV are the big reasons for 4.0, but aren't there other reasons, like Groups/Folders in Now Playing?
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    Interesting... I've never seen that error before....

    Interesting... I've never seen that error before.

    Did you ever have a previous version of TivoWeb running on this TiVo? Like 1.9.4 perhaps?

    It's possible that the version of UI.itcl that ships...
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    Yup. It's definitely better than leaving a...

    Yup. It's definitely better than leaving a question that you've already found the answer to ;)
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    You can edit your post down to near-nothing. ...

    You can edit your post down to near-nothing.

    Say, something like this:

    Mods, please feel free to delete

    That's:
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    The.. uh... "Edit" button didn't seem to fit the...

    The.. uh... "Edit" button didn't seem to fit the purpose?
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    That's kindof a silly statement. If you ping the...

    That's kindof a silly statement. If you ping the TiVo's IP address, and get a response, then you are getting through to the TiVo and the TiVo is using the network adapter. (I'll discount for the sake...
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