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Wannabe Geek


Topic # 225741 3-Dec-2017 21:23
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Has anyone successfully installed TivoWeb or TivoWebPlus on the Series 3 Tivos available in NZ (with or without the Oztivo hacks)? Most of the sites mentioning these packages seem to refer to S1 and S2, and are a decade old. 

 

I found a repository in SourceForge, at https://sourceforge.net/projects/tivowebplus/files/tivowebplus/. I tried installing the two most recent versions, and each had different problems. Version 1.3.1 seemed to install OK, but when I ran it, it reported an error with the tuner count. Version 2.1.0 installed with most filenames ending in ",v" (for example, "tivoweb,v"), and had a page full of exceptions during the installation.


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  Reply # 1912570 4-Dec-2017 10:50
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Yes, I run Tivowebplus on my S3... there is already a service listening on port 80 so use a different port.  




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Wannabe Geek


  Reply # 1912572 4-Dec-2017 10:54
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Thanks... I had already seen the recommendation to use port 8080. Do you have a link to the installation files and instructions?


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  Reply # 1912573 4-Dec-2017 10:57
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https://sites.google.com/site/thomsontivo/tivowebplus3




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Wannabe Geek


  Reply # 1912962 4-Dec-2017 21:04
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Thanks for the link. I installed it, and I'm getting the same error as before:

 

invalid attribute: TunerCount
while executing
"dbobj $AvConfig get TunerCount"
invoked from within
"set num_tuners [dbobj $AvConfig get TunerCount]"
("uplevel" body line 36)
invoked from within
"uplevel $body"
invoked from within
"transaction {uplevel $body}"
(procedure "RetryTransaction" line 5)
invoked from within
"RetryTransaction {

 

I'll keep hacking...


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  Reply # 1913096 5-Dec-2017 09:29
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Sorry for being a noob, what can we do with TivoWeb?




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Wannabe Geek


  Reply # 1913538 5-Dec-2017 20:30
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This article should explain it for you: https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Tivoweb


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  Reply # 1913607 5-Dec-2017 22:50
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silly question but I can telnet onto my tivo but cant FTP - its not listening so I assume its not running on the tivo?? How do I start FTP on the tivo?




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  Reply # 1913635 5-Dec-2017 23:16
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Correct, it's not running by default. Assuming that your Tivo has the Oztivo modifications, you can telnet to it and then run /hack/bin/tivoftpd.


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  Reply # 1913672 6-Dec-2017 07:41
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thanks, that worked like a charm. (-:


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