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    MRV is non-functional / not present on HDTivos.

    MRV is non-functional / not present on HDTivos.
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    Indeed it does, as I found out...

    Indeed it does, as I found out after issuing a C&DE during the TWP issues with 6.3.

    This is precisely why I just leave a call to netconfig.tcl directly in my .author file.
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    Standard HMO functionality, i.e. streaming audio...

    Standard HMO functionality, i.e. streaming audio / photos from your Tivo Desktop. Galleon (updated JavaHMO), though bloated, enables some nice HME apps, and better music and photo streaming, and if...
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    It's worth noting, as I've been running HMO/HME...

    It's worth noting, as I've been running HMO/HME for about a week now, that if you are running yac or elseed, that they will cause "screen painting" problems with many HME applications.

    Not sure...
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    Okay, obvious question then. Have you had a...

    Okay, obvious question then. Have you had a chance to test whether audio dropout issues have been addressed? Specifically FOX OTA?
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    Yep, I've got it as well. I'll probably give it...

    Yep, I've got it as well. I'll probably give it a go when I get home this evening.
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    Not sure where you gleaned such information,...

    Not sure where you gleaned such information, however, the unscramble kernel does indeed have LBA48 support, as stated in the very first post of this thread.

    EDIT: Or, what Cheer said. Too slow!
  8. The 'crontab' executable should have come with...

    The 'crontab' executable should have come with the actual 'cron' binary when you dropped it on your Tivo.

    Either way, you can manually edit your file directly using vi, joe, etc. The file is...
  9. Edit your crontab file (crontab -e), and add...

    Edit your crontab file (crontab -e), and add something like:

    #Make daily call
    30 12 * * * /hack/scripts/fakecall.tcl >> /dev/null 2>&1

    This will run 'fakecall.tcl' every day at 12:30 PM.
    ...
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    So as to not get a newbie's hopes up, there is no...

    So as to not get a newbie's hopes up, there is no HMO, nor MRV specifically, available for the HR10-250, so there won't be any transferring shows between units, at least not via the Tivo UI (see...
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    Was the dog mysteriously yelping "every so...

    Was the dog mysteriously yelping "every so often", or, was he yelping continuously with intermittent audio drop-outs :D :p
  12. Based on the number of requests, it would...

    Based on the number of requests, it would probably be valuable to include a link to netconfig.tcl in the 'Useful Information' section. Link
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    This...

    This is the post you are referring to.
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    Poll: Good point. Typically you don't see one without...

    Good point. Typically you don't see one without the either, that is, HD coupled with DD audio, and thus the possible confusion for which is the culprit (or both). I too will try to search around...
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    Poll: Agreed. Even using my own extraction program, if...

    Agreed. Even using my own extraction program, if I'm tuned to HD channels, it will timeout on its request for a list of programming. Tuning to SD, or a non-existent channel, such as the 900s, and...
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    Poll: I'm wondering if the issue is regarding load on...

    I'm wondering if the issue is regarding load on the box, i.e. simultaneous OTA HD on both tuners, etc, perhaps coupled with certain receivers (brands?).

    While I've experienced about 1 or 2...
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    FWIW, I have 3 systems, showing the following: ...

    FWIW, I have 3 systems, showing the following:

    HR10-250, running 6.3a, shows 3.1.5f
    HDVR2, running 6.2, shows 3.1.1e
    HDVR2, running 6.2, shows (none)

    Based on this small sample size, not sure...
  18. Sorry to dig up an old thread, but this is an...

    Sorry to dig up an old thread, but this is an interesting find.

    Tuner 2 on one of my HDVR2s started acting flaky on me some time back. This was my primary Tivo, and was hooked up via s-video. I...
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    Tip. There have been mentions above that this is...

    Tip. There have been mentions above that this is the 6.3 patch for bufferhack. Grab yourself a copy of the current bufferhack tcl file, have a look at the code, and see if you can figure out what...
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    I go away for a day, and look at what a nice...

    I go away for a day, and look at what a nice nugget shows up upon my return! Works perfectly. Thanks AW.
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    Nice! Did you save your reciept for that 200GB...

    Nice! Did you save your reciept for that 200GB hard drive :)
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    So you're saying you tried this: ;) EDIT:...

    So you're saying you tried this:

    ;)

    EDIT: BTW, thanks for your willingness to test/compromise your system in order to verify our assumptions. Debugging is fun, isn't it!
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    Poll: No, those are the 3 known patch locations for...

    No, those are the 3 known patch locations for nocso, 30 second skip, and backdoors. There's no reference to bufferhack, which was the OP's question.
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    While they may be similar, did you try creating a...

    While they may be similar, did you try creating a SP from scratch, versus importing?
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    Poll: My selection was: Running 3.1.5 - some things...

    My selection was: Running 3.1.5 - some things work

    However, I would prefer to phrase it: Running 3.1.5 - just about everything works

    Save the one issue that "appears" to be TWP related, and is...
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    I'm running the 3.1.5 kernel as well. No monte,...

    I'm running the 3.1.5 kernel as well. No monte, just a straight boot from 3.1.5 killhdinitrd.

    Also, I've done plenty of browsing via TWP after my C&DE, without issue, just no additions /...
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    Sorry, just decided to jump over to this thread...

    Sorry, just decided to jump over to this thread to check in on the chatter, and saw your post. That someone was me, and yes, as cheer stated, my system is purring like a kitten ever since the C&DE. ...
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    Correct. You may notice the following, in my...

    Correct. You may notice the following, in my previous post, where I included some mfs_ftp log file ouput:


    07:08:30:AM - 220 Mfs_Ftp ver 1.2.9p-Jamie - {sock24} from "192.168.1.2:2630"
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    Jackpot! Re-insertion of my ty+ file with the...

    Jackpot! Re-insertion of my ty+ file with the modification to the 'ty2fsid' proc finished and plays perfectly.
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    Okay, thanks for the link Jamie. I made the...

    Okay, thanks for the link Jamie. I made the modification referenced in your thread, and am currently running another ty+ insert. The preliminary news is good, since, as the insert is running, I now...
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    Yikes, looks link the link didn't paste correctly.

    Yikes, looks link the link didn't paste correctly.
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    Certainly encryption is disabled. I'm thinking...

    Certainly encryption is disabled.

    I'm thinking the same thing.

    I was lucky enough that after the reboot, the offending insertion was gone.
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    Since my HR10 box is becoming the replacement as...

    Since my HR10 box is becoming the replacement as my primary unit, I have been extracting off of my previous unit for the express purpose of re-insertion into the HR10. By doing so, I've been...
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    Well sure, it's always easy to make a decision to...

    Well sure, it's always easy to make a decision to run it when there's nothing to lose. :D
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    I tried mfsassert -please, once, on one of my...

    I tried mfsassert -please, once, on one of my HDVR2s. End result, I ended up losing everything, and starting completely over from scratch, YMMV.

    I know you're trying to avoid a C&DE, which I...
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    Hmmm. Sure you're running 6.3? What does: ...

    Hmmm. Sure you're running 6.3? What does:

    echo mls /SwSystem | tivosh

    Return?

    EDIT: Ah, too slow!
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    Never heard of that. I run fakecall via cron,...

    Never heard of that. I run fakecall via cron, and the only time I ever reboot my system is if it crashes, and not once have I ever received a nag message to call in. I assumed you were rebooting...
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    It should. However, while this might cause...

    It should. However, while this might cause networking to fail, it would not cause the error message he is receiving. The key is to see if the 'echo' command that cheer referenced returns an fsid.
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    Access your router's config via its webserver,...

    Access your router's config via its webserver, and look for the DNS server it was assigned by your ISP. Use this same address for netconfig.tcl.
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    'top' was too slow to respond since I'm running...

    'top' was too slow to respond since I'm running an insert, but a grep on 'mfs' after running 'ps' returns:



    tivoHD:/hack/mfs_ftp$ ps aux | grep mfs
    106 root 5068 S mfsd
    107 root ...
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    Yes, these are all post 6.3 upgrade, and my...

    Yes, these are all post 6.3 upgrade, and my mfs_ftp files are all straight copies off of my 6.2 system, with the 'event' calls commented out. I am in the middle of another extract right now, so, as...
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    So far, I'm 5 for 5 on migrating mplex'ed DVDs I...

    So far, I'm 5 for 5 on migrating mplex'ed DVDs I previously created and inserted using tivoserver on my SD unit, then extracted as .tmf and re-inserted, using mfs_ftp on my HR10.
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    I've never got this to work for me. However,...

    I've never got this to work for me. However, it's quicker and easier, for me, just to temporarily hook up my phone line, than it is to modify startup scripts to enable, reboot, modify to disable,...
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    Perhaps this is what my Tivo was barking at me...

    Perhaps this is what my Tivo was barking at me for. I broke down and connected the actual phone line once again, and sure enough, watched the following files download to /var/packages:
    ...
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    Yes, I confirmed in an earlier post that fakecall...

    Yes, I confirmed in an earlier post that fakecall is still not 100% functional. I've been tooling around MFS to see if I can figure it out. In the past, running fakecall on a freshly hacked system...
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    If you're running cron, which it sounds like you...

    If you're running cron, which it sounds like you are, why not just schedule fakecall to run, so that you don't have to keep rebooting and losing your settings?

    BTW, for those that have been around...
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    I'm on 1.3.1. A straight copy over from one of...

    I'm on 1.3.1. A straight copy over from one of my 6.2 HDVR2 machines. Wow, 3 examples of season pass tweaking via TWP, followed by problems, coincidence?
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    Yes, after a C&DE, I made a few manual recordings...

    Yes, after a C&DE, I made a few manual recordings and was able to select and play them fine. So far so good. At this point, I'm extremely apprehensive about doing anything via TWP that accesses...
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    Pushing 'Play' directly from the NPL while...

    Pushing 'Play' directly from the NPL while highlighting the show, versus selecting the show via the NPL, and then pushing 'Play'.
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    Okay Cheer, we're on to something here. This is...

    Okay Cheer, we're on to something here. This is precisely the reason why I did a C&D last night, in my above post, where I was referencing strange behavior / apparent MFS corruption.

    A C&D...
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    Okay guys. Thanks for your help. Sure enough,...

    Okay guys. Thanks for your help. Sure enough, by eliminating the route blocking, the call went through perfectly. Don't I feel like a schmuk! I thought the call was going to DTV, not Tivo, and...
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    Hmm. Okay, I'm going to run home at lunch today...

    Hmm. Okay, I'm going to run home at lunch today and attempt another actual call with the routes blocking the Tivo IP range removed and see what happens...
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    I'm blocking routes to the Tivo IP range, through...

    I'm blocking routes to the Tivo IP range, through a call to a script via my rc.sysinit.author file, using:

    route add -net 204.176.49.0 gw 127.0.0.1 netmask 255.255.255.0

    This is just a carry...
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    6.3 Initial Call Trouble

    I've got a problem that I cannot resolve and the behavior is rather strange.

    When I first received my HR20 last Friday, after expanding to another drive, I put the unit back together to verify the...
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    Not to rekindle an old debate, but, I've been...

    Not to rekindle an old debate, but, I've been mounting root in read/write mode for nearly 2 years, on both of my HDVR2s, without any repercussions. Doing so eliminates the logging issues, etc. YMMV.
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    Ha, I'm on the north side, just south west of...

    Ha, I'm on the north side, just south west of Wrigley field, and through my TV's ATSC tuner, I get virtually every available channel, EXCEPT WBBM! This is probably the only reason why, when the...
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    Didn't know those were on the 101 bird, but, I...

    Didn't know those were on the 101 bird, but, I have Chicago locals. I have an internal antenna that I'm going to hook up shortly, and we'll see how well that works.

    My TV has an ATSC tuner and...
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    Interesting side note. I just received my...

    Interesting side note. I just received my HR10-250 on Friday (which, btw, is now an HR10-650 :D) , and when the installers came out to switch out my dual-lnb dish, they brought the incorrect...
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    While in hex mode, take the vma, subtract 400000...

    While in hex mode, take the vma, subtract 400000 (the offset), then convert to dec. That's the value you need.
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    Great. Did you: 1. modify iptables per...

    Great.
    Did you:

    1. modify iptables per earlier 6.2 instructions
    2. mv dhclient to dhclient.orig

    To disable the firewall?
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    What happens if you add 'count=2048' to your 'dd'...

    What happens if you add 'count=2048' to your 'dd' line? This should copy over just the first 2MB of the partition, which should be more than adequate to get the entire kernel.
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    Good point. Though, at this point, I'm not...

    Good point. Though, at this point, I'm not paranoid enough to worry about it.
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    It would seem then that we are in a catch 22...

    It would seem then that we are in a catch 22 here. Irrespective of monte, we're looking at either chainloading to a custom 3.1.5 kernel, or straight booting to a killhdinitrd 3.1.5 kernel. Either...
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    Don't know what cheer is doing, but, the FROM is...

    Don't know what cheer is doing, but, the FROM is an easy choice. The 3.1.1c killhdinitrid (2.4.4) is the kernel of choice to monte FROM.

    I plan on monteing to a 3.1.5 (2.4.20) custom kernel that...
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    Yeah, I'm probably going to hack it right away,...

    Yeah, I'm probably going to hack it right away, since, even when / if 6.3 hits, there may be some additional lag while the exploits, patches, etc., are found.

    BTW, discussion over at dbstalk makes...
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    I completely concur. So much so that I just...

    I completely concur. So much so that I just bought an HDTV, and called DirecTV immediately to make sure I got in on a HR10-250 before they started releasing the HR20 to my area.

    No ATSC...
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    Agree with this as well. I never thought I would...

    Agree with this as well. I never thought I would consider leaving DirecTV for Comcast, but as I begin my transition to HD, and want a HD capabable DVR, it seems I am going to follow Tivo to where...
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    I've been lurking over there for quite some time...

    I've been lurking over there for quite some time to see when/if info on the HR20-700 would be posted.

    Much to my dismay, and many others, I've learned that dual live buffers do not exist on this...
  69. No need to reboot if you're not running cron. Do...

    No need to reboot if you're not running cron. Do a search for 'callfixsub.sh' for pointers on setting up a script that is launched at startup, via your rc.sysinit.author file. The script runs in an...
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    Thought I'd add my kudos for ty enabled ffmpeg as...

    Thought I'd add my kudos for ty enabled ffmpeg as well.

    I suffered with audio sync issues for many of my transcoded vobs as well, using both mplex externally and built-in transcoding via...
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    Sure. The only caveat is that currently, you...

    Sure. The only caveat is that currently, you must merge all .vobs into a single file, as tivoserver won't stream / convert multiple sequential .vobs on the fly.
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    Gotcha. Not to speak for the developers, but I...

    Gotcha. Not to speak for the developers, but I think you'll see many formats supported soon for on the fly conversion...
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    ffmpeg has the ability to transcode many...

    ffmpeg has the ability to transcode many different formats to mpeg, which can then be converted to ty format using mplex, and as stated in various posts above, it is the goal of the tivoserver team...
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    Even when/if DVDs (.vob) file format is...

    Even when/if DVDs (.vob) file format is supported, it will simply be through the automated transcoding of these files, in much the same way you are now doing it manually via the methods described...
  75. Though it runs on a PC only, TyExtract does...

    Though it runs on a PC only, TyExtract does exactly what you are looking for. It is a simple command line batch extraction utility.

    TyExtract
  76. The clip is likely already present within MFS on...

    The clip is likely already present within MFS on your Tivo. To verify, using TWP, browse MFS to the following location:

    /mfs/Resource/VideoClip

    And look for *LongOpen.mpv, and depending on the...
  77. Aw shucks. It's Friday. Just trying to be nice...

    Aw shucks. It's Friday. Just trying to be nice ;). Good point though.
  78. Of the choices listed, #2, start here...

    Of the choices listed, #2, start here.

    Even easier, since your system is already hacked, is to upgrade using slice files, don't even have to pull the drive.
  79. That is correct.

    That is correct.
  80. Glad you've been getting good use of this...

    Glad you've been getting good use of this utility.

    I can certainly take a look at this, but a quicker / immediate solution from your side would be to modify mfs_ftp's settings.tcl file, so that...
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    Boy, it's not clear to me, since he states: And...

    Boy, it's not clear to me, since he states:
    And you can plug it into the satellite input until you're blue in the face, and nothing's gonna happen...
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    Better yet, if you are indeed using a DTIVO, no...

    Better yet, if you are indeed using a DTIVO, no digital to analog conversion required when using ty enabled mplex. Just tranfer the digital video to your PC, demux it, and mux it using the above...
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    FWIW, I ran into the same problem as referenced...

    FWIW, I ran into the same problem as referenced above, building ffmpeg from the 0.4.9-pre1 release. Though it showed, via ffmpeg -formats that mpeg2video support was compiled in, my log files for...
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    I think you may have your terminology backwards. ...

    I think you may have your terminology backwards. Amongst other features, there has been talk about a client side (pc) utility to be able to "pull" shows from your Tivos using MRV, which is not...
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    What version of osd are you attempting to use? ...

    What version of osd are you attempting to use? I've been running YAC in combination with newtext2osd for s2 units from 3.x, to 4.x, to 6.2 without issue. I don't need, and never have needed, to...
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    It wouldn't make any sense to go from .vob to...

    It wouldn't make any sense to go from .vob to .avi, since you'll still have to go from .avi to .ty for re-insertion / streaming. You will save a lot of time and quality by simply "converting" your...
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    This post...

    This post, and the entire thread it is contained within should get you going in the right direction.
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    Nicely done. Thanks!

    Nicely done. Thanks!
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    Works perfect. Thanks. Should have searched for...

    Works perfect. Thanks. Should have searched for this in the code myself. For those less inclined to recompile, perhaps you could offer the ability to pass in the name / id via a flag from the...
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    Congratulations on a fantastic tool. I've been...

    Congratulations on a fantastic tool. I've been "out of the scene" for a little while, and upon returning, was surprised to see such a tool available.

    Quick question. I archive programs to...
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    Hadn't noticed this thread, but glad you were...

    Hadn't noticed this thread, but glad you were able to get to the bottom of the issue you were having. In the future, if you have any questions directly related to tyExtract, though it appears your...
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    It's easy to confuse the terms Monte/Sleeper, as...

    It's easy to confuse the terms Monte/Sleeper, as in the past, they have been used interchangeably. A system that has been "hacked" using Sleeper's ISO, while utilizing monte to boot your system,...
  93. Even the guide you are referencing shows it goes...

    Even the guide you are referencing shows it goes in your root directory: /test.conf.
  94. Using this method allows you to load the drivers...

    Using this method allows you to load the drivers before tivoapp does it for you automatically. Doing so enables you to tweak some of the settings to your liking, in order to optimize networking...
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    Pipe it into more: cat kernel | more

    Pipe it into more: cat kernel | more
  96. You can look for evidence of slice files...

    You can look for evidence of slice files downloaded within your 'tclient' log file.

    However, if a new software version has been loaded into MFS, awaiting install, you will see it listed by...
  97. Thread: no ls??

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    Aw phooey. Who uses series 1 machines anymore...

    Aw phooey. Who uses series 1 machines anymore anyway :D
  98. The updates have been coming from satellite for a...

    The updates have been coming from satellite for a while now, at least since 3.1.1c. However, what appears to "kick off" the install is still the phone call, so if you're not plugged-in you should be...
  99. Thread: no ls??

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    If 'ls' is missing, so is 'echo', they're both...

    If 'ls' is missing, so is 'echo', they're both part of busybox.
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    BTW, I'm sure you're aware of this, but 4.x won't...

    BTW, I'm sure you're aware of this, but 4.x won't give you Tivo-To-Go, but then again, who cares. Hacked extraction is a much better approach anyway.
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    Here's a quick little script that will determine...

    Here's a quick little script that will determine if /var is greater than or equal to MAX (set to 30%), and if so, issue a command to reboot. Adjust to your environment as necessary:


    USED=`df |...
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    The following utility...

    The following utility enables you to easily transfer shows archived on your PC back to your Tivo for viewing at a later date. All you have to have is an FTP server running on your PC, and mfs_ftp...
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    Do you not care about losing all of your hacks,...

    Do you not care about losing all of your hacks, etc, whereby you simply want the machine to upgrade itself to a stock 6.2 system, or are you looking to have the software delivered to your machine,...
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    Most don't, and those routers that do offer this...

    Most don't, and those routers that do offer this feature out-of-the-box are usually just as expensive, so it's a wash. However, as referenced in this thread, firmware modifications are available for...
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    Interesting. My problems were the reverse. Upon...

    Interesting. My problems were the reverse. Upon initially entering my network settings, I assigned the Tivo my router's internal IP address to use for DNS (which is what I would typically do), and...
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    What do you have your IP set to for DNS on your...

    What do you have your IP set to for DNS on your Tivo? Do you have it set to your router's internal IP address, or to the public DNS address that is assigned to your router by your ISP?
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    That should do it.

    That should do it.
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    Newbie, I guess where my confusion stems is that...

    Newbie, I guess where my confusion stems is that he stated he already has a wireless router in place, so based on this statement:
    It made it sound like sleggyboy is buying 2 additional wireless...
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    Why do you need 2 routers for this? Both my xbox...

    Why do you need 2 routers for this? Both my xbox and tivo hook into a hub/switch, which then uplinks into my wireless bridge. Are your devices in separate rooms?
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    Zoiks... ;)

    Zoiks... ;)
  111. Here's a post...

    Here's a post I made from a while back that explains, in detail, how the chmod values are derived.

    The tserver '-s' flag simply allows you to specify a NowShowing.tcl file to use, however, the...
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    It's not an issue. Per your bootpage command, as...

    It's not an issue. Per your bootpage command, as you have referenced, hda6 is indeed your active kernel partition, which is all that matters at this point anyway.
  113. This means tserver is already running. You need...

    This means tserver is already running. You need to kill it before trying to re-launch: killall tserver

    Just change to the directory where NowShowing.tcl is present and type: cat NowShowing.tcl |...
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    The kernel is less than 2MB, even if the...

    The kernel is less than 2MB, even if the partition in which it resides is greater than 2MB, so, there's no need to 'dd' the entire 4MB partition, which, obviously won't fit into a 2MB partition:
    ...
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    Either way will work. The advantage of adding...

    Either way will work. The advantage of adding this to your rc.sysinit.author file, is that you are applying these instructions directly on the Tivo itself, instead of across your entire network. ...
  116. This is an option/setting in the FTP client you...

    This is an option/setting in the FTP client you use when transfering the file to your Tivo.

    You can verify if a process is running on your Tivo by establishing a telnet session and from the prompt...
  117. Did you restart/verify that the 'tserver' daemon...

    Did you restart/verify that the 'tserver' daemon is running after transfering the NowShowing file? Also, make sure you transfer the NowShowing file in 'binary' mode.
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    Have you blocked your systems from accessing...

    Have you blocked your systems from accessing Tivo? Resets usually occur when/if the Tivo is able to contact Tivo, which, clearly, you don't want.

    Adding something like the following to your...
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    Ha! Not sure if it is lack of imagination,...

    Ha! Not sure if it is lack of imagination, energy, or perhaps a little of both ;).
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    My hacks go in my root partition, /hack.

    My hacks go in my root partition, /hack.
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    Telnet in and type: df

    Telnet in and type: df
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    And if you're like me, this isn't even a remote...

    And if you're like me, this isn't even a remote option. Townhome in the city, no basement, no attic, neighbors attached to the left and to the right. Moral of the story, YMMV.
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    I've been using DynDNS (www.dyndns.org) for quite...

    I've been using DynDNS (www.dyndns.org) for quite some time now, and it works perfectly. I don't prefer to have to run a client app on my PC, but my Netgear router has this functionality built right...
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    Yep. Been doing it this way for nearly a year...

    Yep. Been doing it this way for nearly a year now:

    http://www.dealdatabase.com/forum/showthread.php?p=150149
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    Did you move /etc/netfilter-enable out of the...

    Did you move /etc/netfilter-enable out of the way?

    Also, when you say "access via the net", if you mean remotely, you'll need to make sure to port-forward port 23 to your Tivo's IP, for remote...
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    3.x (2.4.4) & 4.x (2.4.18) kernels don't natively...

    3.x (2.4.4) & 4.x (2.4.18) kernels don't natively support lba48, and as such, the only way to add support is through a modified kernel patched for lba48 functionality. The only way to run a modified...
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    Sure seems like it. Better safe than sorry. ...

    Sure seems like it. Better safe than sorry. Better safe than sorry. Oops, that's redundant isn't it :p.
  128. You could certainly just drop these commands into...

    You could certainly just drop these commands into a script that is called at startup within your rc.sysinit.author file:


    #Toggle Clock
    SendKey nowShowing select select select play select 9...
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    No worries. I simply hadn't seen that syntax...

    No worries. I simply hadn't seen that syntax used, and thought it was suspect, when comparing against my own, so I offered it up. It seems clear, after further review, that this is not the issue.
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    Spacing is critical in your syntax for starting...

    Spacing is critical in your syntax for starting bash. Modify your bash line to appear like:

    /bin/bash</dev/ttyS2&>/dev/ttyS2&

    And that should do it for you. And yes, you will need to move...
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    Well, the OP referenced the IPs out of context,...

    Well, the OP referenced the IPs out of context, as you generally block them using the following syntax:

    route add -host 204.176.49.2 gw 127.0.0.1
    route add -net 204.176.49.0 gw 127.0.0.1 netmask...
  132. Others in your situation have constructed an...

    Others in your situation have constructed an inline resistor, that will allow your modem to receive data, but will disable the unit from calling out. Do a search on elseed & resistor, and you should...
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    I hope you gave him a copy of the latest mfstools...

    I hope you gave him a copy of the latest mfstools boot disk. Never too young to start hacking the Tivo :p.

    Congratulations.
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    The answer is right above you :rolleyes:. You...

    The answer is right above you :rolleyes:.

    You reference in the other thread that you did not extract the init_framework to your machine, which is fine. But, the first thing the init_framework...
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    Good point :) I'll modify my post above to...

    Good point :)

    I'll modify my post above to reference this.
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    This seems like a much better approach, as one of...

    This seems like a much better approach, as one of the pitfalls I see in using hda6/7 for your running hacks, is that when/if you want to manually install an upgrade that has come down the pipe, you...
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    No need to pull your drive for this. First,...

    No need to pull your drive for this.

    First, as captain_video references below, ALWAYS make a backup of your files before making any changes, so that you can always revert to a known working copy...
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    The snippet of my rc.sysinit.author file was just...

    The snippet of my rc.sysinit.author file was just to give you an idea of how the beginning of yours might look as well. My example has some items specific to my setup / environment. The line you...
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    You can certainly use/adapt this approach for a...

    You can certainly use/adapt this approach for a non-RID unit as well. The most important factor, not directly related to the init_framework, is to NOT replace the original dssapp file that comes on...
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    On a non-RID unit, you generally set this up...

    On a non-RID unit, you generally set this up directly in your rc.sysinit.author file.

    For example, here's a quick snippet from the first few lines of my rc.sysinit.author file on my HDVR2...
  141. You don't need to issue any bootpage flips, via...

    You don't need to issue any bootpage flips, via the -f command whatsoever. Just set it directly to what you want using the bootpage -P command.

    Now, the simple problem that you are experiencing...
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    All you have to do is open up the archive and...

    All you have to do is open up the archive and view the contents, and it becomes pretty clear what the files do.

    In Summary (simplified):

    When you extract the contents of the .tgz archive to...
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    You may want to consider the patch referenced...

    You may want to consider the patch referenced above, otherwise, if you've disabled your unit from contacting Tivo all together, you're going to start to run out of guide data, which wouldn't be a...
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    It won't back up ALL of the partitions, but it...

    It won't back up ALL of the partitions, but it will backup those that matter from a hacks perspective, i.e. your active kernel, root, and var partitions.
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    No such gui exists which replicates the Tivo...

    No such gui exists which replicates the Tivo interface on your PC.
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    Yes, this forum :). If you mean a single...

    Yes, this forum :).

    If you mean a single thread, not that I'm aware of.

    Of course not. Different series versions may have different hardware which may require different software to run on...
  147. Did you move /etc/netfilter-enable to...

    Did you move /etc/netfilter-enable to /etc/netfilter-disable?
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    Wouldn't the key factor in this working, however,...

    Wouldn't the key factor in this working, however, be that in both instances, when using dssapp files interchangably between software versions, is that both software versions natively support/utilize...
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    Glad you found your post, and the reply as well...

    Glad you found your post, and the reply as well ;-)

    http://www.dealdatabase.com/forum/showthread.php?p=206742#post206742
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    Applying the patch you have referenced prevents...

    Applying the patch you have referenced prevents scrambling on any recordings made from the time you applied the patch going forward. So, if you don't have any existing recordings made prior to...
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