[LinuxBIOS] [RFC] Call for Action: LinuxBIOS foundations

Rasmus Wiman rasmus at wiman.org
Wed Aug 29 23:15:32 CEST 2007

Joseph Smith <joe at smittys.pointclark.net> wrote:

> Yeh, maybe I'm ignorant also?? What do you mean by Tivoization??  
> LinuxBios on set-top-boxes?? Hardware hacking?? Fill me in....

"Here's the source code for the stuff in your tivo. Feel free to
recompile it. Oh, by the way, the tivo will checksum the binary, so if
one single bit differs from the stock software, you won't be able to
install it in the tivo".


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