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    www.Google.com is your friend.

    www.Google.com is your friend.
  2. So Scotty will beam you up a one year old image...

    So Scotty will beam you up a one year old image that you will post?

    semjase, reading a forum means reading everything, including the date the last post was made. You just resurected a post made...
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    What kernel did you use for the SA S2 to get...

    What kernel did you use for the SA S2 to get support for over 300G? Is it the one that came with the RID on 4.x distribution or the network/scramble optimized one from Jamie? This could be part of...
  4. In this case the lights are on but the it's dark...

    In this case the lights are on but the it's dark in there.
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    You haven't lived until you forget to discharge a...

    You haven't lived until you forget to discharge a CRT tube before taking out the lead to to replace the flyback transformer. 25Kv now that alters your outlook and your toes, boy do they hurt for...
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    The mere fact that you have to ask how to use a...

    The mere fact that you have to ask how to use a multimeter is reason enough for you to stay away from a switching power supply. The output capacitors holding a charge is the least of your worries...
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    Sticky: If you already applied the patch then you would...

    If you already applied the patch then you would have to go and revert the individual location in tivoapp to their initial value. Refer to this thread for the initial values and instructions:
    ...
  8. Why? :confused: The 4.01a kernel is already...

    Why? :confused:

    The 4.01a kernel is already neutered, and works with SA S2 and will work with software 4.01b.x. If you absolutely want a 4.01b kernel, you can kill or replace the initrd on it...
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    Sticky: But what are the changes to the kernel provided...

    But what are the changes to the kernel provided here? We know that at the least, we have LBA48 support, uma6 support but is there anything else?

    - Netfilter?
    - scrambling?
    - initrd disabled?...
  10. Is it possible to link two tivos together using...

    Is it possible to link two tivos together using this cable? MRV would really be almost real time instead of the current ****ing real time. Each tivo would have it's own ethernet interface and see...
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    Well you have access to JAVAHMO source code,...

    Well you have access to JAVAHMO source code, nothing stops you from porting that to a compiled C application on a MIPS cpu platform and try it on your tivo to see if it handles it.

    Good luck.
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    Search, the forum is littered with discussion...

    Search, the forum is littered with discussion about running a JAVA interpreter on the tivo. Tivo is not a general purpose platform, it is a dedicated platform for DVR purposes. Sure we can squeeze...
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    Stop! JAVAHMO does not run on the tivo, it...

    Stop!

    JAVAHMO does not run on the tivo, it runs on a wintendo box. The HMO client built into the tivo is only capable of connecting to a HMO provider such as TIVODesktop or JAVAHMO.

    HMO...
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    Actually, DDB needs a financial incentive to...

    Actually, DDB needs a financial incentive to exist even if it is only to cover costs. I think the sponsor of this forum would disagree with the statement regarding increasing market share as...
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    Why not just download it after the fact. VI is...

    Why not just download it after the fact. VI is built into the busybox binary and provides editing functionality as part of a streamlined "all in one" solution.
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    Thank you ADH, you always come through. I will...

    Thank you ADH, you always come through. I will try this tonight and post back.

    Update:

    I tried setsid and no go. I tried everything until I realized that the more and ps commands in the...
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    Console output questions

    I restored a clean image, originaly, I had the bootpage set to dsscon=true for troubleshooting and figuring out how I wanted everything to work.

    I then proceeded with a "clean" restore and...
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    I tried those and they seem to have resolved the...

    I tried those and they seem to have resolved the "broken pipe" issue.

    As far as dropping back to the prompt after calling VI, that still happens. the interesting thing is that piping to more also...
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    This happens on both serial and telnet. Since I...

    This happens on both serial and telnet. Since I have the tivo apart and the pc apart, I will download AlphaWolf's busybox binaries and give those a try instead. Will keep you posted.

    BTW: I also...
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    All in One S2 Binaries questions/queries

    Well it was bound to happen, I rebuilt a SA S2 with a clean image, used a 2.4.18 killhdinitrd'd 4.0.1a kernel and installed AlphaWolf's set of binaries. Set the path and ensured that everything else...
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    Hmm, do tell! May be off topic, but is that the...

    Hmm, do tell! May be off topic, but is that the new series that was reviewed on G4Tech TV?

    Edit after a good head shake:

    Forget it, just realized that you are taking about the Linux kernel for...
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    Prism54 driver support is coming through...

    Prism54 driver support is coming through Prism54.org. Once the source is released, there is still the work involved with porting to the proper tivo kernels and compiling for the MIPS processors used...
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    Listen to PlainBill he knows what he is talking...

    Listen to PlainBill he knows what he is talking about.

    Bottom line, you are getting the updates, it is what you do with them and how you deal with them that counts.

    PlainBill's method is better...
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    Yes Yes if you don't know how to deal with...

    Yes


    Yes if you don't know how to deal with them. No if you used the correct method for hacking and know how to deal with the upgrade after it is done.

    ie. If you did it right, the update...
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    as long as the tivo processes started by tivoapp...

    as long as the tivo processes started by tivoapp are running, /var is needed. Hence the inability to unmount /var until the reboot is issued. If one tries to kill some of the processes, the tivo...
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    One more clarification, it is possible to run a...

    One more clarification, it is possible to run a killhdinitrd supported kernel with some software that shipped with a kernel that is not supported. Examples include 4.0.1a kernel running with 4.0.1b...
  27. Thread: HMO and VPN

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    Downstream can be managed at the boundary using...

    Downstream can be managed at the boundary using content aggregators and caching proxies, so even though you are getting 5mb/s from the headend/dslam (cable/xdsl), the hit to the ISP's connection and...
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    Are we driving innovation away?

    From a discussion in the sewer, alldeadhomiez made a comment that I think merits further discussion.



    I agree with this statement and we need to restore a level of trust from the developers as...
  29. I agree, the ones that participate in the...

    I agree, the ones that participate in the community but are unable to contribute code wise can help out other ways.



    That is an interesting view, however, the same has happened to most all...
  30. How is that? How does the license restriction...

    How is that? How does the license restriction apply to you? You are free to download killhdinitrd and use it for yourself, so there is no restrictions, it is posted on the thread to download.
    ...
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    Images are copyrighted to Tivo. Anyone else...

    Images are copyrighted to Tivo. Anyone else posting or distributing those images violates that copyright. Tivo offers a repair service for "broken hardware".

    There are sources for images, but...
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    This should help. Tutorial...

    This should help.

    Tutorial
  33. Dude Give us a little here to help you out. ...

    Dude

    Give us a little here to help you out. What do you mean by "won't boot"? What symptoms do you see, hear or smell.

    For all we know, it could be a burned out mess with smoke coming out of...
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    This looks typical of a transfer not done in...

    This looks typical of a transfer not done in binary mode. Re transfer your files but make sure that binary mode is set, either by issuing the command binary if you are using a text mode ftp client...
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    Add IIS to that. For me that is show stopper. ...

    Add IIS to that. For me that is show stopper. Besides, the PC that I would use already has other httpd running such as the JavaHMO.
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    I think i was confused myself :confused: , I...

    I think i was confused myself :confused: , I missed the last part on AlphaWolf's post. All good now :p
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    So, you are still running 5.x right? You used...

    So, you are still running 5.x right? You used patch locations from 4.01.x? Maybe that is the source of the error?
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    Did you really try the HITACHI tool on your...

    Did you really try the HITACHI tool on your Western Digital drive or was this just a mistype on your part?
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    Well,the power of the two kernel monte extend...

    Well,the power of the two kernel monte extend beyond the Tivo, I asked some of my UNIX/Linux gurus at work and "elsewhere" what they though of the technique to bypass Tivo's protections and they...
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    OK if you are getting tytools to generate the ISO...

    OK if you are getting tytools to generate the ISO file, then use DVD Decrypteer to burn it, get it at doom9.org. If you are getting the VOBs and VTSs from tytools, then feed them into DVD Shrink in...
  41. For this release of hardware it is true, the rom...

    For this release of hardware it is true, the rom is still separate.

    This new "set top box in a chip" solution does offer possibilities for TIVO to forego the separate rom and use the built in one...
  42. Anyone notice the 8KB onchip boot rom on the...

    Anyone notice the 8KB onchip boot rom on the BM7317? That does not bode well for the prom mods does it?
  43. Based on some of the new DRM schemes out there,...

    Based on some of the new DRM schemes out there, it is irrelevant if you keep the actual file, it just won't play in a "standard" player. They could also enforce the "Broadcast Flag". Granted, this...
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    What do you think is the problem? Put yourself...

    What do you think is the problem?

    Put yourself in TIVO's shoes and try to see it from it's perspective.

    Do you think that you can do things differently?

    Ahh!!, no, this is a technical issue....
  45. The difference here is that the target audience...

    The difference here is that the target audience at Amazon is pretty broad, and having the TOC, Chapter 1 and the Index doesn't provide much Instant Gratification. On eMule, with the advanced...
  46. Having just some parts of the book available on a...

    Having just some parts of the book available on a P2P network used by the said market achieves your intentions I would think.

    If that part is as good as the rest of the book, they will buy the...
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    I feel for you. Now that you have described...

    I feel for you.

    Now that you have described your problems with the installer/integrator here as concisely and dvoid of emotion manner as possible. I would contact the said company not through...
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    What happens to his Weaknees drive if it doesn't...

    What happens to his Weaknees drive if it doesn't work? Isn't it shame to loose that drive that he paid good money for, just to have to re-image from his original anyway?

    I think you should go buy...
  49. Thread: HMO superpatch

    by my0gr81
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    - MRV between a SA S2.5 and a SA S2 that has been...

    - MRV between a SA S2.5 and a SA S2 that has been patched.

    This is not to condone service theft as that is illegal, immoral and just plain wrong. There are instances where there is a need to get...
  50. Thread: HMO superpatch

    by my0gr81
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    Kind of a "reverse catch 22". My head is...

    Kind of a "reverse catch 22". My head is spinning just thinking about it. :confused:

    What happens when TIVO finaly backports all the new software to the current SA S2 units or is it even worth...
  51. Thread: HMO superpatch

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    OK, since there is now a new version of tivoapp...

    OK, since there is now a new version of tivoapp 5.x, is it kosher/halal to talk about porting this to that version?

    Mods: feel free to delete if you find this inappropriate. Since this is a...
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    Not so silly when you consider that the error...

    Not so silly when you consider that the error message states that it could not establish a link on the media. Add to that the OP has installed a new router, there is the possibility that a duplicate...
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    How? It seems that there is a problem with video...

    How? It seems that there is a problem with video encoding and audio bitrates. Are you refering to using the analog output to feed a PC?
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    According to me, it doesn't recognize your...

    According to me, it doesn't recognize your adapter. I don't know what is responding to pings, but I don't think it is the tivo. Are you using stockdrivers or did you include the drivers that come...
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    Point taken, in general I agree. I did react a...

    Point taken, in general I agree. I did react a little negatively to the "none of this endless searching" comment and the disregard to NutKase's suggestions.

    bye for now.
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    Search the manufacturer first...

    Search the manufacturer first

    Search the software provider second

    Search the forum
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    What happened to filling up the partition problem?

    What happened to filling up the partition problem?
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    Sticky: I am not a developer

    OK, first of all I posted this in Series2 development, I do not have a cross compiler set up or have any programming aspiration. I can follow source but don't ask me to write my own, just not enough...
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    We could add a code that specifically calls...

    We could add a code that specifically calls commands in rc.arch or rc.net since one of them (don't know which) gets executed before rc.sysinit.

    Basically, if a panic code is recieved, the code...
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    Endless searching and reading is part of the...

    Endless searching and reading is part of the "hacking" process. If you don't want to do that then you really don't wnat to hack your box, you just want to run scripts and follow endless string of...
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    Well you know, I did open it in Joe as well. ...

    Well you know, I did open it in Joe as well. Just in case, I tried to download a fresh copy this morning and lo and behold, NutKase outdid himself in supporting us and saving us from ourselves. He...
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    Yes. I tried by first having a copy of both...

    Yes. I tried by first having a copy of both files in /var/hack and then copied the tcl script to /tvbin. Same results. I have actually tried various combinations and no go. I am at loss myself,...
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    This has to be a newbie mistake

    Here is a copy paste of my commands.

    tivo:/tvbin$ superpatch401b-02-NutKase-update2.tcl
    bash: ./superpatch401b-02-NutKase-update2.tcl: No such file or directory
    tivo:/tvbin$ bash...
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    BTW: Was that image your's to begin with or was...

    BTW: Was that image your's to begin with or was it one you downloaded?

    The reason I ask, is because I downloaded a 4.01.0 image on eMule and it had a couple porn recording showing in the...
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    I had the exact same problem. First of all you...

    I had the exact same problem. First of all you need to make sure that the restore expanded the image properly if you used a 40hr image to restore to your 80G drive. Once that is done, get to a bash...
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    OK, First of all le't g through some basic...

    OK, First of all le't g through some basic trouble shooting techniques that will guide you in determining what your problem is.

    1- Now that you have ruled out the IDE cable, it is time to rule out...
  67. Thread: HMO superpatch

    by my0gr81
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    Can you elaborate on this. I looked at the...

    Can you elaborate on this. I looked at the offsets and tried to cross reference with Sleeper's thread on tivoapp patches, and there are some offsets that don't appear either here or there.

    I...
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    You don't have to agree with the business model...

    You don't have to agree with the business model or have a relationship with TIVO as long as you don't use their products or services. bottom line you know have a box designed by TIVO, manufactured...
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    OK one more thing. I have been busy recording. ...

    OK one more thing. I have been busy recording. I tried to view some if the recordings and bam! it goes to the Are you done with this recording? screen and the only choices I have is to delete or do...
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    Demanding one at that.

    Demanding one at that.
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    BTW you have a type on that command. It should...

    BTW you have a type on that command. It should have a space between rw and /
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    I got so tired of typing the path and the file...

    I got so tired of typing the path and the file name that I just renamed the file to twp.tpm when I FTPd it to the tivo. The script is hardcoded to ask if you want to delete the <full name>.tpm at...
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    / is a read only partition unless you...

    / is a read only partition unless you specifically remount it as rw.

    Copy your tpm to /var or /var/hack and make sure you chmod it as +x. it should then try to copy the temp files to /var/temp...
  74. Thread: My Idea

    by my0gr81
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    Read, read some more then ask

    http://www.dealdatabase.com/forum/showthread.php?t=36719
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    Hacking an SA S2 without TivoScripts

    I am newbie, I went through the learning process the hard way and still haven't figured everything out. After I got totally frustrated with trying to restore a backup of a Sleeper's monte drive, I...
  76. First of all the title of this thread looks...

    First of all the title of this thread looks "wrong" when it comes up as a search item. But it will tempt people to read it. No offence Drapatin.

    I see where you are coming from, but OTOH, you...
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    Actually, "I can change the partition back to...

    Actually,

    "I can change the partition back to /dev/hda16 and everything works fine"

    If the boot kernel were corrupted or otherwise, why would it work when he changes it back?

    I had the exact...
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    A little scope clarification

    OK, I have finally been able to wrap my head around some of the suggestions here and their implications. First of all, although I am not new to various flavours of UNIX, I have never dwelved into...
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    Thanks to both of you, PSX and ADH. I see two...

    Thanks to both of you, PSX and ADH. I see two approaches here:

    1- Continue with the "monte" but don't use the apple-free partition and although PSX has provided the overall general idea on how to...
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    I should have clarified. I am not proposing to...

    I should have clarified. I am not proposing to do a step by step guide for "monteing" a drive. What I am proposing is a guide to reverse the "invalid" configuration currently on countless drives...
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    I have looked at reversing the changes that...

    I have looked at reversing the changes that TivoScripts did after a restore and for the life of me, I can't figure it out. I agree that fixing invalid configuration should be done manually, but I...
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    Remember that power supply problems can also...

    Remember that power supply problems can also occur during "steady state", that means that once you got past the hurdles of starting up, and the powertrip device may help with that, there is still the...
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    Personaly, I wouldn't touch the power supply...

    Personaly, I wouldn't touch the power supply until I did some troubleshooting to eliminate everything else. It is easier for you since you have 2 units to play with so you can exchange one component...
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    The other common factor is the power supply. ...

    The other common factor is the power supply. Since each power supply operates within it's range and an individual one may be operating at the lower end of the range, it is conceivable that it would...
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    Well it seems that I am on my own on this one. ...

    Well it seems that I am on my own on this one. My problems although self caused and should have known better by reading more, as there is information available that warn against tryng to re-image...
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    More info

    OK, I have searched and searched and read more threads than I can count in a lifetime. Not that I hadn't done that before I asked but nevertheless, I can't stop myself and just wait for a "magic"...
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    No boot after MFSRestore

    Hi

    I had 2 backups made using MFSBackup, one before I ran into problem and another before I finally gave up trying to fix my problems and re-image the damn thing. Both of the backups seem to...
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    Might be a DNS issue

    NBT (Netbeui over TCP) needs to either talk to a DNS, a Hosts or lmhost or lmhosts files. Since the TIVO does not support DNS resolution is it possible that you need to have these files in the...
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