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by IanSav
Wed Jun 17, 2020 13:07
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Streaming from OpenWebif
Replies: 31
Views: 392

Re: Streaming from OpenWebif

Hi Raymondjpg, As I've said before I wouldn't want to prompt or suggest any changes to OWIF. I have, though, previously suggested for the IceTV timer display something along the lines of "...a concatenated short/extended description in the EPG grid if it was available" and maybe adoxa could look at ...
by IanSav
Tue Jun 02, 2020 13:57
Forum: General Topics V2
Topic: Recorded show Volume Low
Replies: 51
Views: 2756

Re: Recorded show Volume Low

Hi All,

Just to add to the discussions here but today when performing one of my diagnostic scans I have noted that the ABC, like SBS, is now broadcasting optional audio tracks here in Melbourne.

Regards,
Ian.
by IanSav
Tue Jun 02, 2020 13:57
Forum: Digital TV
Topic: Bad audio quality SBS
Replies: 56
Views: 2152

Re: Bad audio quality SBS

Hi All,

Just to add to the discussions here but today when performing one of my diagnostic scans I have noted that the ABC, like SBS, is now broadcasting optional audio tracks here in Melbourne.

Regards,
Ian.
by IanSav
Tue Apr 14, 2020 15:30
Forum: Official Firmware Images T2 / T3 / T4 / U4
Topic: New Firmware for (T2/T3/T4/U4/V2) 06/11/2019
Replies: 160
Views: 8185

Re: New Firmware for (T2/T3/T4/U4/V2) 06/11/2019

Hi,

The entire Enigma2 EPG system is currently being rewritten. I will see if Simon is looking at the handling of slightly overlapping events.

Regards,
Ian.
by IanSav
Tue Apr 07, 2020 00:12
Forum: Skins
Topic: default_skin
Replies: 4
Views: 605

Re: default_skin

Hi PeterU, Thank you for such a constructive comment. I am glad to see that you haven't changed. The "default skin" is only used to provide some graphic elements to code that has paths to skin_default hardcoded and to third party plugins that have not been skinned in the Beyonwiz skins (although mos...
by IanSav
Mon Apr 06, 2020 12:47
Forum: Skins
Topic: default_skin
Replies: 4
Views: 605

default_skin

Hi PeterU, An online update has been pushed to the beta feed. It should fix the issue with default_skin being incorrectly available in the skin selector. This is an incomplete solution. Any issue with the production skins will require the emergency skin to be available. If the emergency skin does be...
by IanSav
Sun Apr 05, 2020 21:21
Forum: FAQs, Tips & How to Guides T2 / T3 / T4 / U4
Topic: Request for updates for channel picons
Replies: 1419
Views: 97887

Re: Request for updates for channel picons

Hi Trial_Master,
Trial_Master wrote:
Sun Apr 05, 2020 20:27
Thanks for the update on 9Rush. I have updated my T4 and T2 :D
You are most welcome.

Regards,
Ian.
by IanSav
Sun Apr 05, 2020 16:43
Forum: Skins
Topic: beyonwiz-19.3 20200328
Replies: 18
Views: 442

Re: beyonwiz-19.3 20200328

Hi Dennis,

There are many more improvements in the newer versions of OverlayHD but they depend on later versions of Enigma2 code. Maybe, one day, Beyonwiz will catch up.

Regards,
Ian.
by IanSav
Sat Apr 04, 2020 14:52
Forum: Plugins
Topic: Series2Folder plugin
Replies: 322
Views: 50521

Re: Series2Folder plugin

Hi Prl, I'm under a little understandable pressure from IanSav to complete my port of the Beyonwiz help screen implementation to OpenViX (I've been working on it on and off, and mostly off recently, for more than a year). We, OpenATV, OpenPLi and OpenViX and myself, are all keenly waiting for Prl to...
by IanSav
Sat Apr 04, 2020 14:46
Forum: General Topics V2
Topic: Openatv
Replies: 10
Views: 525

Re: Openatv

Hi Prl, But yes, the help function is also important in the Beyonwiz firmware. I think I've demonstrated that I strongly agree by the effort I've put into improving it ;) Your efforts are very much appreciated! The changes you have already made, and new updates you are preparing, have transformed th...
by IanSav
Sat Apr 04, 2020 14:42
Forum: General Topics V2
Topic: Openatv
Replies: 10
Views: 525

Re: Openatv

I think that IanSav's OverlayHD skin plugin will work on OpenATV, but I've never tried it. No, the current OverlayHD skin does not work on the current OpenATV firmware. I am working with OpenATV to fix an issue with their GUI image caching implementation. When this is done OpenATV will be moving to...
by IanSav
Sat Apr 04, 2020 14:32
Forum: Skins
Topic: beyonwiz-19.3 20200328
Replies: 18
Views: 442

Re: beyonwiz-19.3 20200328

Hi Dennis, If it is an OverlayHD compatibility issue (& I don't know if it is), I don’t think IanSav is making any changes to OverlayHD for the standard Beyonwiz f/w, so you may have to put up with the channel number being displayed. Ian will no doubt correct me if I’ve given you the wrong informati...
by IanSav
Sat Apr 04, 2020 02:41
Forum: Skins
Topic: beyonwiz-19.3 20200328
Replies: 18
Views: 442

Re: beyonwiz-19.3 20200328

Hi,

The OpenATV update / feed servers are offline for an massive build update. Hopefully it won't take much longer.

Regards,
Ian.
by IanSav
Fri Apr 03, 2020 19:00
Forum: Skins
Topic: beyonwiz-19.3 20200328
Replies: 18
Views: 442

Re: V2 V19.3 Beta

Hi MrQuade, The V2 was originally tested using this firmware before the Beyonwiz version was ported across. Actually it was tested with both OpenATV and OpenViX. Beyonwiz made the choice to go with OpenATV even though this meant significant merge issues could be created. Prior to the decision to go ...
by IanSav
Fri Apr 03, 2020 13:42
Forum: Skins
Topic: beyonwiz-19.3 20200328
Replies: 18
Views: 442

Re: V2 V19.3 Beta

Hi BlakeJ1987,
BlakeJ1987_ wrote:
Fri Apr 03, 2020 13:38
Can u please provide the link for the OverlayHD skins? I’m sick of the two Beyonwiz skins...
The skin is available here: OverlayHD Skin...

Regards,
Ian.
by IanSav
Fri Apr 03, 2020 13:35
Forum: Skins
Topic: beyonwiz-19.3 20200328
Replies: 18
Views: 442

beyonwiz-19.3 20200328

Hi BlakeJ1987, You must *not* use the "skin_default" skin on Beyonwiz firmware! This skin is provided from the base firmware that comes from the OE-Alliance. This skin has been updated to support all the Enigma2 images running more recent versions and capabilities of the Enigma2 firmware. (Beyonwiz ...
by IanSav
Wed Apr 01, 2020 20:30
Forum: Digital TV
Topic: New TV Channels Coming Soon...
Replies: 202
Views: 15832

Re: New TV Channels Coming Soon...

Hi Prl,

9Rush started this evening in Melbourne. Here is the data:
9Rush.jpg
Netwrk Nine Scan Melbourne...
9Rush.jpg (96.28 KiB) Viewed 1060 times
Regards,
Ian.
by IanSav
Sat Mar 28, 2020 15:07
Forum: Digital TV
Topic: New TV Channels Coming Soon...
Replies: 202
Views: 15832

Re: New TV Channels Coming Soon...

Hi Prl,

I am awaiting the service to be defined / activated so I can give you the parameters. That should tell us if the service will be SD or HD.

Regards,
Ian.
by IanSav
Sat Mar 28, 2020 15:01
Forum: Bug Reporting and Feature Requests
Topic: Subtitles - either comply with or ignore HTML tags
Replies: 18
Views: 867

Re: Subtitles - either comply with or ignore HTML tags

Hi PeterU,

What image are you now using for upstream merges? What are the issues you are seeing upstream?

Regards,
Ian.
by IanSav
Fri Mar 27, 2020 16:36
Forum: Kodi Plugin
Topic: Kodi V18.4 installation
Replies: 43
Views: 4080

Re: Kodi V18.4 installation

Hi,

It is not in the manufacturer's interests to restrict use of their hardware. Restrictions of use could equate to restrictions in sales.

Regards,
Ian.
by IanSav
Fri Mar 27, 2020 16:16
Forum: Kodi Plugin
Topic: Kodi V18.4 installation
Replies: 43
Views: 4080

Re: Kodi V18.4 installation

Hi MrQuade,

I haven't checked with Prl recently but I believe that he is still able to run OpenViX firmware without issue. As I said earlier, the Beyonwiz V2 was taken away from me before I could do much testing.

Regards,
Ian.
by IanSav
Fri Mar 27, 2020 16:07
Forum: OpenATV & Other 3rd Party Images
Topic: OpenATV questions
Replies: 7
Views: 587

Re: Kodi V18.4 installation

Hi Prl,
prl wrote:
Fri Mar 27, 2020 15:25
The Help screen is your friend ;)
I am hoping it will be even better soon. ;)

Regards,
Ian.
by IanSav
Fri Mar 27, 2020 16:02
Forum: Kodi Plugin
Topic: Kodi V18.4 installation
Replies: 43
Views: 4080

Re: Kodi V18.4 installation

Hi NoDeity, Interesting.! Which one would you recommend, I say that having had a look at the three brands and only OpenATV actually says Beyonwiz V2 in their downloads. If Vix or Pli have better features as well as Kodi, I may go with one of them, but I don't see Wiz support on their sites. I only h...
by IanSav
Thu Mar 26, 2020 16:38
Forum: Kodi Plugin
Topic: Kodi V18.4 installation
Replies: 43
Views: 4080

Re: Kodi V18.4 installation

Hi,

The Beyonwiz firmware was more closely aligned with the OpenViX firmware. OpenATV is also derived from OpenViX. Both of these were derived from OpenPLi. OpenPLi came out of the original Dream product.

Regards,
Ian.
by IanSav
Wed Mar 25, 2020 17:48
Forum: General Topics V2
Topic: Beyonwiz going backwards with less inputs available
Replies: 19
Views: 782

Re: Beyonwiz going backwards with less inputs available

Hi Prl, I have no role in major upstream merges. With all due respect the efforts you make with OpenATV and other Enigma2 images, either directly or indirectly, help reduce the merge differences and difficulties. You don't need to press the button on image merges to help make them happen. :) Regards...
by IanSav
Wed Mar 25, 2020 17:30
Forum: General Topics V2
Topic: Beyonwiz going backwards with less inputs available
Replies: 19
Views: 782

Re: Beyonwiz going backwards with less inputs available

Hi Raymondjpg, I think many of us would like to hear more information/details about these, and maybe this forum might not be the place to spell that out!? You are correct, the Beyonwiz forum is not an appropriate place to discuss such matters. People, please don't PM me to ask me for information. It...
by IanSav
Wed Mar 25, 2020 17:17
Forum: General Topics V2
Topic: Beyonwiz going backwards with less inputs available
Replies: 19
Views: 782

Re: Beyonwiz going backwards with less inputs available

Hi MrQuade, Please be a little more diplomatic IanSav. It genuinely upsets me to see you get so distressed about this repeatedly. I am far from distressed. Since moving on things have become much better, easier and friendlier for me. My concern is for all the Beyonwiz users who are not getting the s...
by IanSav
Wed Mar 25, 2020 15:10
Forum: General Topics V2
Topic: Beyonwiz going backwards with less inputs available
Replies: 19
Views: 782

Re: Beyonwiz going backwards with less inputs available

Hi Paul, Beyonwiz no longer designs and manufactures its own devices. They choose from existing designs and have them manufactured to suit Australian needs. Given the decline of DVB-T/T2 the range of choices for use in Australia is limited. The Beyonwiz V2 is actually a Octagon SF8008 with the satel...
by IanSav
Sun Mar 22, 2020 22:13
Forum: Digital TV
Topic: New TV Channels Coming Soon...
Replies: 202
Views: 15832

Re: New TV Channels Coming Soon...

Hi All, The Nine Network has announced its new broadcast service. It is called "9Rush" and will be broadcast on LCN-96 in the major cities. The service is due to start at 19:00 on Sunday 5-Apr-2020. There is no comment if the regionals will get the service. This is to be an action / adventure channe...
by IanSav
Sun Mar 22, 2020 13:22
Forum: General Topics V2
Topic: 0 plugins of 1 installed, 1 error?
Replies: 15
Views: 661

Re: 0 plugins of 1 installed, 1 error?

Hi Prl,

I was indicating more than just the code. ;) Perhaps the list of available packages can also be expanded. In support of your post it would also appear that the Beyonwiz build system may need to be corrected so that the correct list of packages is appropriately built.

Regards,
Ian.
by IanSav
Sat Mar 21, 2020 18:18
Forum: General Topics V2
Topic: V2 playback drops out when timeshifting
Replies: 20
Views: 1005

Re: V2 playback drops out when timeshifting

Hi, Identifying hard disk connections can be done through the Components/Harddisk.py tool methods. I don't know how well this is done on the Beyonwiz image as another OpenViX developer and I have just refactored and fixed this code for the other images. The code should be going into OpenViX in the n...
by IanSav
Sat Mar 21, 2020 18:10
Forum: General Topics V2
Topic: 0 plugins of 1 installed, 1 error?
Replies: 15
Views: 661

Re: 0 plugins of 1 installed, 1 error?

Hi Prl, This is the second time Manage extensions has caused puzzlement for users in the past week or so. Can anyone think of a good reason why it shouldn't be disabled? Rather than creating more restrictions perhaps it is time that Beyonwiz started bringing its code up to date with all the other En...
by IanSav
Sat Mar 21, 2020 15:04
Forum: FAQs, Tips & How to Guides T2 / T3 / T4 / U4
Topic: Request for updates for channel picons
Replies: 1419
Views: 97887

Re: Request for updates for channel picons

Hi Prl,
prl wrote:
Sat Mar 21, 2020 13:56
Good to hear. Thanks, Ian.
:)

Regards,
Ian.
by IanSav
Sat Mar 21, 2020 15:03
Forum: General Topics T2 / T3 / T4 / U4
Topic: Missing navigational file needed for FF & FR
Replies: 43
Views: 3292

Re: Missing navigational file needed for FF & FR

Hi Prl, By experimentation I noted the alt and title attributes issue. I made the change after asking "jbleyel", the project lead, if the alt attribute was used anywhere in the code. He indicated is wasn't so I went ahead with the change. In this case it would be easier and safer to simply ask if th...
by IanSav
Fri Mar 20, 2020 22:26
Forum: General Topics T2 / T3 / T4 / U4
Topic: Missing navigational file needed for FF & FR
Replies: 43
Views: 3292

Re: Missing navigational file needed for FF & FR

Hi Prl,

Zgemma remote control changed. I am not sure why the change is being made but as I don't use a mobile client I can't test it either. I have just followed suit.

Regards,
Ian.
by IanSav
Thu Mar 19, 2020 01:56
Forum: General Topics T2 / T3 / T4 / U4
Topic: Is there a Plugin (or similar) to display on screen to cover station ids?
Replies: 37
Views: 1881

Re: Is there a Plugin (or similar) to display on screen to cover station ids?

Hi MrQuade, I trust that suggestion was tongue in cheek :) I am being serious. If the manufacturer knows that a country uses on screen watermarks and sells a product into that market and that product suffers damage because of the watermark then that is a problem they need to address. Mind you in a d...
by IanSav
Wed Mar 18, 2020 22:40
Forum: General Topics T2 / T3 / T4 / U4
Topic: Is there a Plugin (or similar) to display on screen to cover station ids?
Replies: 37
Views: 1881

Re: Is there a Plugin (or similar) to display on screen to cover station ids?

Hi Star6key, I would also contact the Seven Network and complain about the damage their watermark is causing to a frequent watcher of their services. Depending on how they react you may also like to contact ACMA to register a complaint with them. Another call might be to LG to complain about burn-in...
by IanSav
Wed Mar 18, 2020 15:05
Forum: FAQs, Tips & How to Guides T2 / T3 / T4 / U4
Topic: Request for updates for channel picons
Replies: 1419
Views: 97887

Re: Request for updates for channel picons

Hi Prl,

I will request a rebuild to get the update ASAP.

Regards,
Ian.
by IanSav
Fri Mar 13, 2020 16:11
Forum: General Topics T2 / T3 / T4 / U4
Topic: Missing navigational file needed for FF & FR
Replies: 43
Views: 3292

Re: Missing navigational file needed for FF & FR

Hi Prl, Are you aware of the issue with the OpenWebif remote control templates? As I recently highlighted and confirmed with the OpenWebif developers the HTML template for the remote controls in OpenWebif use an "alt=" attribute that is not actually used. The intention was that the purpose of the bu...
by IanSav
Thu Mar 05, 2020 13:06
Forum: Kodi Plugin
Topic: Kodi V18.4 installation
Replies: 43
Views: 4080

Re: Kodi V18.4 installation

Hi MrQuade, Looking at the commits and discussions going on I think this is anything but stable. That said, there appears to be a lot of effort going into making this work. My development efforts are in different areas of Enigma2 so I can't give you much more on what is going on. At this point the e...
by IanSav
Thu Mar 05, 2020 10:44
Forum: Kodi Plugin
Topic: Kodi V18.4 installation
Replies: 43
Views: 4080

Re: Kodi V18.4 installation

Hi MrQuade,

Looking at the latest commit notes I think you will be getting Kodi 18.6 and not 18.4.

Regards,
Ian.
by IanSav
Wed Mar 04, 2020 17:28
Forum: Kodi Plugin
Topic: Kodi V18.4 installation
Replies: 43
Views: 4080

Re: Kodi V18.4 installation

Hi MrQuade, I haven't been following Kodi that closely but there is significant effort in OpenATV and OpenViX to get the Kodi version 18 running well on a number of machines. The SF8008 (upon which the Beyonwiz V2 is based) is one of the main test platforms. The last comments I was reading are that ...
by IanSav
Wed Mar 04, 2020 16:37
Forum: FAQs, Tips & How to Guides T2 / T3 / T4 / U4
Topic: How to directly fetch the picons-tv-australia package from IanSav's feed server and then install it
Replies: 30
Views: 2172

Re: How to directly fetch the picons-tv-australia package from IanSav's feed server and then install it

Hi Sddawson, I just tried this on a U4 and a T4 on which I had already installed the latest icons manually. It didn't quite go to plan. The Feed Server plugin worked fine. I could go to Download Plugins and see OverlayHD 1.64 and 1.70 under the "skins" category. But there is no sign of a "picons" ca...
by IanSav
Thu Feb 27, 2020 23:11
Forum: Networking T2 / T3 / T4 / U4
Topic: Trying to Complete URL- http://beta.beyonwiz.org/beyonwiz/17.5/ ... t13000.ipk).
Replies: 12
Views: 1207

Re: Trying to Complete URL- http://beta.beyonwiz.org/beyonwiz/17.5/ ... t13000.ipk).

Hi Prl,
prl wrote:
Thu Feb 27, 2020 17:06
Goes along with Andy Tanenbaum's "Never underestimate the bandwidth of a station wagon full of tapes hurtling down the highway." (from the early days of the Internet)
We used that a lot in my earlier working days.

Regards,
Ian.
by IanSav
Wed Feb 19, 2020 11:00
Forum: FAQs, Tips & How to Guides T2 / T3 / T4 / U4
Topic: How to directly fetch the picons-tv-australia package from IanSav's feed server and then install it
Replies: 30
Views: 2172

Re: How to directly fetch the picons-tv-australia package from IanSav's feed server and then install it

Hi Prl,
prl wrote:
Wed Feb 19, 2020 10:41
It may be useful to add instructions about how to unmount the USB when the user has finished the package installation.
A dot point has been added to the instructions.

Regards,
Ian.
by IanSav
Tue Feb 18, 2020 23:09
Forum: FAQs, Tips & How to Guides T2 / T3 / T4 / U4
Topic: How to directly fetch the picons-tv-australia package from IanSav's feed server and then install it
Replies: 30
Views: 2172

Re: How to directly fetch the picons-tv-australia package from IanSav's feed server and then install it

Hi, The new picons are now on my feed server. Rather than the manual efforts described in the first post I suggest that people use the feed server as was intended. This will allow the picon updates will happen automatically. The instructions to add my feed server to your device are listed in the Ove...
by IanSav
Tue Feb 18, 2020 22:55
Forum: FAQs, Tips & How to Guides T2 / T3 / T4 / U4
Topic: Request for updates for channel picons
Replies: 1419
Views: 97887

Re: Request for updates for channel picons

Hi Prl,
prl wrote:
Sat Feb 15, 2020 09:37
It may take a day or two before IanSav has his picon feed updated.
Feed updated.

Regards,
Ian.
by IanSav
Sat Feb 01, 2020 21:52
Forum: General Topics T2 / T3 / T4 / U4
Topic: U4 no sound on reboot and with 4K upscale
Replies: 14
Views: 718

Re: U4 no sound on reboot and with 4K upscale

Hi MrQuade,

What is wrong with Tribbles? They a small, cute and cuddly. Yes they reproduce at an amazing rate but hey, each to their own. I don't know about the relevance of StarTrek Tribbles in this context though.

Regards,
Ian.
by IanSav
Mon Jan 27, 2020 15:19
Forum: Bug Reporting and Feature Requests
Topic: Folder icon overlay on User - bouquets (TV) screen
Replies: 41
Views: 2188

Re: Folder icon overlay on User - bouquets (TV) screen

Hi Adoxa,

The Beyonwiz firmware is full of holes and missing code due to merge issues and inconsistencies. Beyonwiz is now very far behind the OpenViX firmware upon which it is based. The firmware is long overdue for an upstream merge.

Regards,
Ian.
by IanSav
Sat Jan 25, 2020 18:18
Forum: Bug Reporting and Feature Requests
Topic: Folder icon overlay on User - bouquets (TV) screen
Replies: 41
Views: 2188

Re: Folder icon overlay on User - bouquets (TV) screen

Hi,

OpenPLi is a little different in may areas from OpenViX, Beyonwiz etc. That said, OpenPLi does not suffer this issue.

Regards,
Ian.

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