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This device, manufactured by [[w:Nokia|Nokia]], [[w:Philips|Philips]] and [[w:Sagem|Sagem]] in huge numbers for the German Pay-TV provider [[w:Premiere (pay television network)|Premiere]], is a [[w:DVB-C|DVB-C]] or [[w:DVB-S|DVB-S]] receiver. It features a 10Mbit Ethernet interface and a nifty graphics display. The device is unique in that it runs a user upgradable version of [[w:Linux|Linux]]
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This device, manufactured by [[w:Nokia|Nokia]], [[w:Philips|Philips]] and [[w:Sagem|Sagem]] in huge numbers for the German Pay-TV provider [[w:Premiere (pay television network)|Premiere]], is a [[w:DVB-C|DVB-C]] or [[w:DVB-S|DVB-S]] receiver. It features a 10Mbit Ethernet interface and a nifty graphics display, on which you can [http://hvkls.dyndns.org/downloads/documentation/README-log2lcd.html display your Linkstation logs]. The device is unique in that it runs a user upgradable version of [[w:Linux|Linux]].
  
 
LinkStations are popular among DBox hackers, since they can be used to record received media streams from a DBox. See the Linux-based Tuxbox project [http://wiki.tuxbox.org/ wiki.tuxbox.org] (German) for information about DBox hacking. This was once the main reason for people in Germany to buy a LinkStation.
 
LinkStations are popular among DBox hackers, since they can be used to record received media streams from a DBox. See the Linux-based Tuxbox project [http://wiki.tuxbox.org/ wiki.tuxbox.org] (German) for information about DBox hacking. This was once the main reason for people in Germany to buy a LinkStation.
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*[http://wiki.godofgta.de/NAS:Buffalo_Linkstation Configuring an LS for Dbox2 recording] (in German)
 
*[http://wiki.godofgta.de/NAS:Buffalo_Linkstation Configuring an LS for Dbox2 recording] (in German)
 
*[http://wiki.godofgta.de/NAS:Buffalo_Linkstation_II Configuring an LS2 for Dbox2 recording] (in German)
 
*[http://wiki.godofgta.de/NAS:Buffalo_Linkstation_II Configuring an LS2 for Dbox2 recording] (in German)
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*[http://hvkls.dyndns.org/downloads/documentation/README-log2lcd.html andre's log2lcd.sh script]

Revision as of 15:03, 16 May 2007

This device, manufactured by Nokia, Philips and Sagem in huge numbers for the German Pay-TV provider Premiere, is a DVB-C or DVB-S receiver. It features a 10Mbit Ethernet interface and a nifty graphics display, on which you can display your Linkstation logs. The device is unique in that it runs a user upgradable version of Linux.

LinkStations are popular among DBox hackers, since they can be used to record received media streams from a DBox. See the Linux-based Tuxbox project wiki.tuxbox.org (German) for information about DBox hacking. This was once the main reason for people in Germany to buy a LinkStation.

NFS needs to be installed on the LS for this purpose.

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