Beta testing RxOS release 4.0 - Skylark. Link in thread!


#281

Is hardware virtualization (VT-x/AMD-v) required for this to work? Because I don’t have a working computer with vt-x support.


#282

For the VM flasher to work, yes VT-x is required.

I could make the script-based flasher available to you, that requires Linux and the sunxi-tools etc. But that comes with no support whatsoever.


#283

theres an even better (IMHO) option coming :slight_smile:


#284

ok I guess I will have to find a computer with vt-x support. I might be able to use a computer at the local computer repair shop.


#285

Never mind I just realized that my compute stick has an intel z3537f processor in it, that has vt-x support. This is going to be interesting.


#286

awesome! do let me know how things work out.
:thumbsup:


#287

New release is now up! Get it while its hot!


#288

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#289

Please move the conversation to this thread; best to consolidate the conversation.


#290

Im having EIP error message in during firmware update


any thoughts ?


#291

your computer either doesn’t have hardware virtualization, or it is disabled in BIOS.


#292

thanks i’ll get on it right now


#293

please switch to this thread:


#294

@CRCasey

one way to view the tuner status without being in the UI (if you should so desire) is to use python. this little 5 line program will do it. you can expand on it from there and just parse the elements you want displayed.

import urllib2
import json
url= “http://10.0.0.1/DIRECT/getTunerStatus#insert your IP instead
data = json.load(urllib2.urlopen(url))
print data

Okay that was lazy of me. Here is a way to parse the elements of the .json that you want displayed.

import requests
ts = requests.get(‘http://10.0.0.1/DIRECT/getTunerStatus’).json()
print ts['result][‘rssi’]
print ts [‘result’][‘snr’]

save this as a .py file.
if using linux you can run this every N seconds in a terminal with the following. Assuming you named your file TunerStatus.py

in terminal type:
watch -n 1 python TunerStatus.py and hit enter.
This will display the values every second


split this topic #295

A post was merged into an existing topic: Improving SNR of Outernet receivers


#296

You can get the DVD image if you decompress the .ova file!


#297

Mine seems to be doing this as well. Is thee anything I can try?


#298

If you are seeing an ERROR -7, then I have no solution. Did we sell that CHIP to you?


#299

Yes you did. I managed to get it working. I don’t think it is the CHIP. I was able to flash a Next Thing image on it using Chrome. I realize that method is totally different but it is was a flaky chip I bet is would have failed


#300

After using the Chrome flasher, are you now able to use the Skylark flasher?