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  1. Australian TiVo - account status 8: closed

    So I pulled my old TiVo out of the cupboard, the one with the modded prom and that I haven't used for a while (hence ineligible for the 'offer' from hybrid)

    it is running software 11.1b and...
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    Sticky: looking for a 9.3 backup image for a 240040 ...

    looking for a 9.3 backup image for a 240040

    thanks
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    S2SA - change recording resolution

    I've been through the forums and found a couple of people who started looking at changing the recording resolution on s2's but can't see anything where anyone actually got anywhere.

    Did anyone...
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    no problem getting 8.1 working ok here with my...

    no problem getting 8.1 working ok here with my netgear card with the 7.2.2-OTH-K1 kernel

    Cheers
    David
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    you think? i thought from the look of the case...

    you think?

    i thought from the look of the case that it more closely resembled an original s2..

    I guess a look at the inside would help decide once and for all..
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    TGC information ?

    Has anyone seen any images of inside a TGC tivo or even better a drive image?

    Just interested in having a look around to see what they are running both in terms of hardware and software (in the...
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    Jamie Nothing ,other than the fact it has in...

    Jamie

    Nothing ,other than the fact it has in the past.....

    Also i'd expect they would identify the unit before the download and simply not let the software download if that was the plan?

    If...
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    7.2.1 upgrade problem?

    Hi

    I've got an unsubbed stand alone series 2 (140060) that i use to play around with (test hacks, restore images, try to get pal working etc..)



    The unit has previously upgraded from 4.0 to...
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    thanks all - only llama, phoenix and yukon to go...

    thanks all - only llama, phoenix and yukon to go :)
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    thanks - list updated. any others ? would be...

    thanks - list updated.

    any others ? would be nice to get a complete list :)
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    Series 2 models

    Going through the start up files for 7.2 i can see references to the following tivo models / code names. Can anyone fill in the missing hardware?

    gen04 = SA2.5 (540,5F0,590)
    elmo = s2.5 dvd-r...
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    still trying

    still playing with this problem

    i can't get a 'factory' prompt on the serial port either, regardless of whether the drive is connected or not. My other s2 will give me a factory prompt regardless...
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    Same problem here with a TCD140060 - drive powers...

    Same problem here with a TCD140060 - drive powers up ok with ide not connected, doesn't spin up with ide connected

    Drive from TCD140060 works fine in another tivo

    Good drive from another tivo...
  14. anyone got a patch address for 7.1 (not a..) ??

    anyone got a patch address for 7.1 (not a..) ??
  15. Has anyone figured out what the differences...

    Has anyone figured out what the differences between 7.1 and 7.1a are ??
  16. i'm on 7.1-01-2-240 tried forcing a call to...

    i'm on 7.1-01-2-240

    tried forcing a call to see if i get 7.1a but so far nothing

    cheers
  17. anyone got an easy fix for this ?

    anyone got an easy fix for this ?
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    now got it going but when i try to run dumpobj on...

    now got it going but when i try to run dumpobj on a tivo file i get a 'can't disassemble for architecture UNKNOWN!'

    i assume somewhere i've got a path or a configure wrong??

    cheer
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    sorry to drag up an old thread - and maybe this q...

    sorry to drag up an old thread - and maybe this q belongs in newbies but...


    trying to get the cross compiler working on cygwin
    followed this thread and used the latest .sh from a couple of...
  20. networking working fine now -thanks lights...

    networking working fine now -thanks


    lights on my lnksys 100tx don't come on but who cares it works :rolleyes:
  21. Thanks - it didn't come up with the standard...

    Thanks - it didn't come up with the standard network drivers hence me playing around.

    i've now tried loading the pegasus modules in rc.sysinit

    during the boot i get the normal attempt by the...
  22. doesn't work with the ehci_hcd dummy file either....

    doesn't work with the ehci_hcd dummy file either.

    Might this be related to the fact i'm using a linksys 100tx ?
    I found another thread that seems to hint it could be ?...
  23. i got my box 7.1 booting yesterday with the 3.1.5...

    i got my box 7.1 booting yesterday with the 3.1.5 kernel but haven't got the network working yet

    bootlog shows only two differences to jamies

    1. mine only shows 65532k of swap-space against...
  24. thanks i was rushing out when i posted hence...

    thanks

    i was rushing out when i posted hence didn't grab and attach the serial output - sorry......

    i did try booting from the 3.1.5 kernel with killhdinitrd and no monte without success

    as...
  25. Monte on SA S2 with 7.1

    Hi

    i'm trying to monte my SAS2 which has just received 7.1

    i've tried using killhdinitrd on a 3.1.5 kernel as i thought that this might work as it is the same linux version i believe but that...
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    Software v7.1 for S2's

    I see tivo are rolling out software version 7.1 with TivoToGo

    Information on the priority download list on the tivocommunity forum

    Cheers
    David
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    I've just tried to run the both the original and...

    I've just tried to run the both the original and the modified mfs_export and i'm seeing the errors below.

    Any suggestions?

    Cheers
    David

    Dumping object: 695/12
    Skipping visited object:...
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    Time fix for s2

    Hi

    Not sure if this belongs in here or another forum but figured this was the safest place to post it :)


    I am in Australia and have an s2 to play with.
    Everything is up and running except...
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    Black or Silver series 2 ??

    i'm thinking of getting a series 2 tivo to play with (hack)

    i'm sure i read somewhere that the black ones (older) are more 'hackable' than the silver ones? can anyone confirm and/or deny!
    ...
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    how?

    so what did you do to fix it?

    cheers
    David
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    anyway to do this in software? / can anyone...

    anyway to do this in software? / can anyone point me to what i need hardware wise ???


    Cheers
    David
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    I've got the same problem - i have two tivos -...

    I've got the same problem - i have two tivos - one US series 1 stand alone and one UK series 1.

    Can't get either to work with my 634 lcd's - scripts are running fine on both machines and the lcds...
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    sorry - svcd might work - i was wondering whether...

    sorry - svcd might work - i was wondering whether anyone had a direct method..
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    Thanks Files are coming off a uk 2.5.5 tivo...

    Thanks

    Files are coming off a uk 2.5.5 tivo -i.e. pal - that i am running in Australia

    and yes - 5gb each............. (about 1.5 - 2 hrs each file)
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    is it possible to go back from mpg to vob so that...

    is it possible to go back from mpg to vob so that the vob can be used with tytool ?
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    best burning settings

    Over the past couple of months Iíve recorded and extracted all the formula 1 races using a mix of tytool and tystudio

    At about 5gb each (and now having 7 races on my pc with an 8th coming...
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    tytool to extract i get about real time...

    tytool to extract


    i get about real time extraction - i..e 1hr show takes an hour to extracts

    maybe we have different definitions of ages :)


    David
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    better now....

    seems to be working ok on a small file

    i'll retry the larger file overnight (takes ages to get off the tivo..)

    Cheers and thanks for all the help
    David
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    might be a dumb question but is there any way to...

    might be a dumb question but is there any way to check whether the ty stream is a 'valid' tystream??
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    thanks 2.5.5 has been around for a while...

    thanks

    2.5.5 has been around for a while (ages). Pretty much everyone with a uk tivo has been using it for well over 6 months (a lot longer i think but i can't remember back more than 6 months!)...
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    no - uk 2.5.5 tivo interesting though because...

    no - uk 2.5.5 tivo

    interesting though because when i try to split the ty i also get the two 0 length files...
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    no - definately using the key file however i...

    no - definately using the key file

    however i must be doing something wrong - just double checked and the key file i generate with tytools6r3 is 0 in length......

    i guess that's why gopeditor is...
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    It's the standard windows xp 'program has crashed...

    It's the standard windows xp 'program has crashed error' - do you want to send the info. about the crash to microsoft

    sorry can't be more descriptive at the moment - will try to post the exact...
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    gopeditor errors

    Just tried gopeditor for the first time

    running on windows xp

    generated a key file using tytool6r3 from a 9gb ty stream

    tried to open the key file in gopeditor and gopeditor exits with an...
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    any idea on timing?? i've got 9gb of formula 1...

    any idea on timing??

    i've got 9gb of formula 1 from the weekend that need extracting and burning........ (and soon because the tivo is running out of room!)

    David
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    error running tytool

    running tytool 6r1 (also tried 2) extracting from a uk 2.5.5 tivo

    get the following message:

    Name = 'c:\The Osbournes Hour-The Osbournes Hour'
    fsIDs = '959924/959926/959927'
    Tivo Address =...
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    tivonet to turbonet - upgrade worthwhile?

    subject says it all really

    my extraction speeds are about 1:1 at the moment (i.e. 30 mins of video takes just under 30 mins)

    what sort of improvement would turbonet see??


    thanks
    david
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    extraction speeds?

    Hi

    I am extracting from a uk 2.5.5 tivo using tytool 6r1 and tivonet

    I have extraction set to multiplex mode

    I was wondering what extraction speed others are seeing - mine seems slow

    It...
  49. Tivonet extraction speed using tytool6 ?

    Hi

    I am extracting from a uk 2.5.5 tivo using tytool 6r1 and tivonet

    I have extraction set to multiplex mode

    I was wondering what extraction speed others are seeing - mine seems slow

    It...
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    i need to get from tivo to 352 x 288 divx to use...

    i need to get from tivo to 352 x 288 divx to use on my archos multimedia player

    Anyone got a process which includes resizing i can try???


    Thanks
  51. Hope everyone had a good christmas and new year ...

    Hope everyone had a good christmas and new year

    Olaf - any update on ETA ??

    Cheers

    David
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    thanks got it working - just got to get the...

    thanks

    got it working - just got to get the time down now......

    For 30 mins of video took:

    32 mins to extract (tivonet)
    40 mins in dvd2avi
    25mins in lame (did that at the same time as...
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    tivo to mpeg4 divx ?

    I am looking to extract video from the tivo and load it onto my new Jukebox Multimedia 20, Handheld Entertainment Center (www.archos.com) to watch on the train

    The archos jukebox plays divx movies...
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    tivo to archos jukebox?

    Hi

    I am getting an archos jukebox Multimedia 20 next week :)
    www.archos.com

    I want to transfer from my tivo to the jukebox

    The only way i can see to do it at the moment is going via vcd
    ...
  55. worked!! thanks guys you are legends

    worked!!

    thanks guys you are legends
  56. Thanks but doesn't work here Still getting: ...

    Thanks but doesn't work here

    Still getting:

    Waiting for an incomming connection!
    SERVER: We got a message! buf = 'SHOWING'
    syntax error in expression "*60*60"
    while executing
    "expr...
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    Any progress on this? Access to my tivo is...

    Any progress on this?

    Access to my tivo is difficult but happy to try things and provide feedback and/or files.........


    Cheers

    David
  58. if someone could post a nowshowing.tcl that works...

    if someone could post a nowshowing.tcl that works on a uk tivo it would be great...

    no success here modifying the original nowshowing..........


    Thanks
    David
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    thanks i'm using scart as well but lose the...

    thanks

    i'm using scart as well but lose the image after the powering up screen :(

    did you play with any of the rc.sysinit video settings?
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    thanks i put the hdr112 2.5.1 image on my uk...

    thanks

    i put the hdr112 2.5.1 image on my uk tivo today - got the powering up screen but then after that no display (tv went to blue screen)

    tivo is clearly working because remote works as does...
  61. xbox doesn't play divx out of the box - you would...

    xbox doesn't play divx out of the box - you would need a mod chip and some unofficial software
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    has anyone tried a US image on a UK tivo and then...

    has anyone tried a US image on a UK tivo and then gone back to the UK image?

    did the UK image work ok or does the US image screw anything up?

    Looking at trying a sonysatt60 2.5 image on uk...
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    A lot of the newer tv tuners support multiple...

    A lot of the newer tv tuners support multiple versions of pal.

    I have brought pc tv cards from the uk to Australia with me and not had any problems getting them to work without modification.
    ...
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    Thanks I've spoken with most of the australian...

    Thanks

    I've spoken with most of the australian guys - they are all running ntsc machines with the tuner replaced with a pal tuner

    my problem is a bit different - need to set the frequencies for...
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    UK Tivo in another pal country

    Hi

    Does anyone have any experience with a uk tivo (v 2.5.5) in another pal country (in my case Australia).

    I am trying to update the channel frequencies so that I can use the built in tuner...
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