[svlug] OT: TiVo thoughts?
rick at linuxmafia.com
Sat Jan 6 22:21:02 PST 2001
begin J C Lawrence quotation:
> Which is why one of the popular hacks is to disable the internal
> model and add in a NIC which is plumbed into your home network. The
> Tivo then acquires its program listings via your residential 'net
> connection (DSL, Cable, modem under disld, whatever).
As demonstrated by Andrew Tridgell using a handmade card-connector
converter and an antique 3Com 3C503 ISA card (!?!).
And I'll be amazed if any significant number of people ever duplicate
that bizarre feat.
Cheers, "It ain't so much the things we don't know that get us
Rick Moen in trouble. It's the things we know that ain't so."
rick at linuxmafia.com -- Artemus Ward (1834-67), U.S. journalist
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