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Downloads:

3,437

Downloads of v 1.6.7:

388

Last Update:

19 Jun 2017

Package Maintainer(s):

Software Author(s):

  • Dan Haddix

Tags:

pytivo wmcbrine tivo home theatre video streaming server haddix admin

pyTivo Desktop (Install)

This is not the latest version of pyTivo Desktop (Install) available.

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1.6.7 | Updated: 19 Jun 2017

Downloads:

3,437

Downloads of v 1.6.7:

388

Maintainer(s):

Software Author(s):

  • Dan Haddix

pyTivo Desktop (Install) 1.6.7

This is not the latest version of pyTivo Desktop (Install) available.

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Deployment Method: Individual Install, Upgrade, & Uninstall

To install pyTivo Desktop (Install), run the following command from the command line or from PowerShell:

>

To upgrade pyTivo Desktop (Install), run the following command from the command line or from PowerShell:

>

To uninstall pyTivo Desktop (Install), run the following command from the command line or from PowerShell:

>

Deployment Method:

NOTE

This applies to both open source and commercial editions of Chocolatey.

1. Enter Your Internal Repository Url

(this should look similar to https://community.chocolatey.org/api/v2/)


2. Setup Your Environment

1. Ensure you are set for organizational deployment

Please see the organizational deployment guide

2. Get the package into your environment

  • Open Source or Commercial:
    • Proxy Repository - Create a proxy nuget repository on Nexus, Artifactory Pro, or a proxy Chocolatey repository on ProGet. Point your upstream to https://community.chocolatey.org/api/v2/. Packages cache on first access automatically. Make sure your choco clients are using your proxy repository as a source and NOT the default community repository. See source command for more information.
    • You can also just download the package and push it to a repository Download

3. Copy Your Script

choco upgrade pytivo-desktop -y --source="'INTERNAL REPO URL'" --version="'1.6.7'" [other options]

See options you can pass to upgrade.

See best practices for scripting.

Add this to a PowerShell script or use a Batch script with tools and in places where you are calling directly to Chocolatey. If you are integrating, keep in mind enhanced exit codes.

If you do use a PowerShell script, use the following to ensure bad exit codes are shown as failures:


choco upgrade pytivo-desktop -y --source="'INTERNAL REPO URL'" --version="'1.6.7'" 
$exitCode = $LASTEXITCODE

Write-Verbose "Exit code was $exitCode"
$validExitCodes = @(0, 1605, 1614, 1641, 3010)
if ($validExitCodes -contains $exitCode) {
  Exit 0
}

Exit $exitCode

- name: Install pytivo-desktop
  win_chocolatey:
    name: pytivo-desktop
    version: '1.6.7'
    source: INTERNAL REPO URL
    state: present

See docs at https://docs.ansible.com/ansible/latest/modules/win_chocolatey_module.html.


chocolatey_package 'pytivo-desktop' do
  action    :install
  source   'INTERNAL REPO URL'
  version  '1.6.7'
end

See docs at https://docs.chef.io/resource_chocolatey_package.html.


cChocoPackageInstaller pytivo-desktop
{
    Name     = "pytivo-desktop"
    Version  = "1.6.7"
    Source   = "INTERNAL REPO URL"
}

Requires cChoco DSC Resource. See docs at https://github.com/chocolatey/cChoco.


package { 'pytivo-desktop':
  ensure   => '1.6.7',
  provider => 'chocolatey',
  source   => 'INTERNAL REPO URL',
}

Requires Puppet Chocolatey Provider module. See docs at https://forge.puppet.com/puppetlabs/chocolatey.


4. If applicable - Chocolatey configuration/installation

See infrastructure management matrix for Chocolatey configuration elements and examples.

Package Approved

This package was approved by moderator AdmiringWorm on 19 Jun 2017.

Description

Screenshot of pyTivo Desktop

pyTivo Desktop

Download shows from, and share music, photos and videos with, your TiVo© DVR

I hope wmcbrine doesn't mind me posting this here. My name is Dan and I'm a moderator over on TiVo Community as well as a software developer for VideoReDo. I have recently forked wmcbrine's version of pyTivo and built it into a Windows install package that includes a more user friendly UI and does NOT require python to be installed on the users machine. Everything in the package is compiled into standard exe files. I've used pyinstaller for the python code and electron for my Angular based UI. If anyone is interested it can be downloaded for free here..

PACKAGING NOTES: I had to take some liberties with this install. The MAK address for your TiVos has been entered as 1234567890, you will need to change it. The defaul to save/send video files is set to C:\TEMP, change it to what you want.


tools\PDInstall.ahk
#NoEnv  ; Recommended for performance and compatibility with future AutoHotkey releases.
#NoTrayIcon
SendMode Input  ; Recommended for new scripts due to its superior speed and reliability.
SetWorkingDir %A_ScriptDir%  ; Ensures a consistent starting directory.

WinWaitActive, Setup - pyTivo, Setup will install pyTivo into the following folder., 300
WinActivate
Send !n
Send !n
Send {SPACE}
Send !n
WinWaitActive, Setup - pyTivo, Set options for ToGo functions, 60
WinActivate
Send 1234567890
Send {TAB}
Send c:\temp
Send {TAB}
Send {TAB}
Send {SPACE}
Send !n
Send !i
WinWaitActive, Setup - pyTivo, Setup has finished installing pyTivo, 120
Send {SPACE}
Send !f
tools\ChocolateyUninstall.ps1
$packageName = 'pytivo-desktop'

remove-item "$env:Public\Desktop\pyTivo.lnk" -Force -ErrorAction 'SilentlyContinue'
remove-item "$env:ProgramData\Microsoft\Windows\Start Menu\Programs\pyTivo.lnk" -Force -ErrorAction 'SilentlyContinue'




tools\chocolateyinstall.ps1
$packageName    = 'pytivo-desktop'
$toolsDir       = "$(Split-Path -parent $MyInvocation.MyCommand.Definition)"
$url            = 'http://www.pytivodesktop.com/win32/pyTivo_1.6.7.exe'
$checksum       = '1477E16ADDB1A3841E3B3120AC32E5E0EBD744AFF87BE3D50DF3F2EC40E5CD00'
$validExitCodes = @(0)
$bits           = Get-ProcessorBits
$ahkExe         = 'AutoHotKey'
$ahkFile        = Join-Path $toolsDir "PDInstall.ahk"


Start-Process $ahkExe $ahkFile

$packageArgs = @{
  packageName    = $packageName
  unzipLocation  = $toolsDir
  fileType       = 'exe' 
  url            = $url
  silentArgs     = '' 
  validExitCodes = $validExitCodes
  softwareName   = 'pyTivo' 
  checksum       = $checksum
  checksumType   = 'sha256'
  }
  
Install-ChocolateyPackage @packageArgs

$exe  = "pyTivoTray.exe"

if ($bits -eq 64)
   {
     $exePath  = join-path "${env:ProgramFiles(x86)}" "\pyTivo"
    } else {
     $exePath  = join-path "${env:ProgramFiles}" "\pyTivo"
    }
	  
Install-ChocolateyShortcut -shortcutFilePath "$env:Public\Desktop\pyTivo.lnk" -targetPath "$exePath\$exe" -WorkingDirectory "$exePath"
Install-ChocolateyShortcut -shortcutFilePath "$env:ProgramData\Microsoft\Windows\Start Menu\Programs\pyTivo.lnk" -targetPath "$exePath\$exe" -WorkingDirectory "$exePath"

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Chocolatey Pro provides runtime protection from possible malware.

Add to Builder Version Downloads Last Updated Status
pyTivo Desktop (Install) 1.6.16 405 Saturday, September 16, 2017 Approved
pyTivo Desktop (Install) 1.6.15 357 Monday, August 14, 2017 Approved
pyTivo Desktop (Install) 1.6.12 371 Wednesday, July 26, 2017 Approved
pyTivo Desktop (Install) 1.6.11 346 Tuesday, July 25, 2017 Approved
pyTivo Desktop (Install) 1.6.10 374 Saturday, July 22, 2017 Approved
pyTivo Desktop (Install) 1.6.7 388 Monday, June 19, 2017 Approved
pyTivo Desktop (Install) 1.6.6 345 Wednesday, June 14, 2017 Approved

pyTivo Desktop allows you to transfer video files back and forth between your computer and TiVo.

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