[mythtv-users] XBox questions

nate s nate.strickland at gmail.com
Fri Jul 8 02:45:49 EDT 2005


Actually, by now there's game save hacks that will work with even the
latest (v1.6) xboxes.  search for ltools and uxe.

-Nate

On 7/7/05, A JM <vbtalent at gmail.com> wrote:
> You can use '007' as well for the game hack.
> 
> AJM,
> 
> On 7/7/05, chris at cpr.homelinux.net <chris at cpr.homelinux.net> wrote:
> > On Thu, Jul 07, 2005 at 12:25:38PM -0400, David Barr wrote:
> > > On 6/30/05, chris at cpr.homelinux.net <chris at cpr.homelinux.net> wrote:
> > > > I have picked up a used XBox and will be installing Linux and the XBox
> > > > MythTV frontend.  I have a few questions:
> >
> > > Are you sure that OS and Dashboard version on your Xbox are old enough
> > > to support installation using save-game hacks?  New versions of the
> > > Xbox software are not as susceptible to these tricks.  You might need
> > > a modchip, and newer versions of Xbox hardware aren't compatible with
> > > the open-source Cromwell BIOS.
> >
> > The X-Box I picked up was a v1.0 with a 10Gb drive.  It had never been
> > connected to X-Box Live so it had the original dashboard.  The hardest
> > part of the whole installation was finding an original Mech Assault as
> > most rental and used-game places only had the patched version.  I found
> > one eventually and now I'm running Xebian and MythTV-frontend just fine.
> > I downloaded the EvoX dashboard but so far haven't found a reason to
> > install it as the current setup works well.
> >
> >
> >
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