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30 second skip on 6.4a

Discussion in 'TiVo Underground' started by ssstivo, Jul 17, 2012.

  1. ssstivo

    ssstivo New Member

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    Jan 8, 2004
    Due to the local channels issue I had to load 6.4a onto my two directivos.
    So I no longer have MRV which I'm OK with since most of my viewing is on my HR24's.
    The directivos are used in our bedrooms. What I do miss is the 30 second skip that had been set to permanent when I was running 6.2a. I've been setting it to 30 second skip using the select, play, select, 3,0 select pattern, but it doesn't stay set to it for very long. I had assumed it would stay set until a reboot. What steps need to be taken to get 30 second skip permanent or at least last until the unit is rebooted?

    Thanks
     
  2. unclemoosh

    unclemoosh I Wish I knew Then..

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    Sep 11, 2004
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    I would have thought it would stick until reboot, also.

    To make it permanent you can either superpatch to apply many patches, or just apply this one:

    Code:
    30sec skip:
    echo -ne "\x10\x40\x00\x2b" | dd conv=notrunc of=tivoapp bs=1 seek=6883312
    taken from the other forum here:
    http://www..com/forum/showthread.php?59161-6-4a-has-arrived
     
  3. ssstivo

    ssstivo New Member

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    Jan 8, 2004
    I applied the superpatch and now have 30 second skip back.

    Thanks for the help!
     

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