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« on: March 31, 2007, 07:19:19 am »
I'd love to see LinuxMCE be able to see a networked Tivo, pull the files off, convert them and make them available for viewing.  I have 2 DirecTivos in the house and have no plans to replace them :-)



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« Reply #1 on: April 01, 2007, 10:54:32 pm »
I second this. I don't currently own a Tivo, but maybe this could be a way for us to get premium HD content into LinuxMCE.


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« Reply #2 on: April 02, 2007, 08:21:38 am »
Getting TiVo 2 content would be a good feature and not impossibly difficult. However it will be slow (the network speed is very slow). TiVo 3 and any other protected content will be much harder to get since the manufacturers  have worked very hard to protect it.


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Re: Tivo
« Reply #3 on: April 08, 2007, 06:06:55 pm »
In order for this to work, I'd love to see them integrate the following:



Tivo Decoder

But let's be realistic here.  While there might be a great chance of them including Galleon as it was built for linux during a Tivo sponsored competition, the Tivo Decoder is technically illegal because it breaks the DMCA.