Just to add to this.
I figured out that, when streaming channels, VLC creates a temp file in windows Temp directory and this file grows and becomes a very large file, consuming HD space.
This could be the main reason why streaming stops after sometimes, as HD becomes almost full.
I searched, but really don't find a solution for this problem.
All other network relates stuff are fine, I mean I can download my recordings from DM to PC without any problem, I can update/install images, and .. etc.
Only this freezing problem, and I couldn't figure it out yet.
My dreambox is connected through eithernet Lan to ADSL router (speedtouch 585 v.6). My pc is wireless connected to the router using PCI Ralink wireless card.
Now, when using WinIF or any other streaming softwares to watch channels on PC, after some times, say 10-20 minutes, image freezes...
Thanks for your help m8s.
I checked it with Hydra zeus image, and it was the same story, so, I installed the HDD in my other PC (was already open cover), format it with PartitionMagic 7.0Pro (little bit old), in Linux Ext2 file system, then installed it in the DM and format it again as Ext3...
I got the Seagate 160GB. When I installed in the DM, I could see it in the information menue, but when trying to format, it said not HDD. I'm using latest RU image. Should I install and format it in the PC first or should I try another image?
Thanks for the replies m8s. I don't have other choice here, all the HDDs, I found are 7200 rpm type. The above three HDDs are the only ones with less power, I found WD with much more Amps requirements. Choosing from the local market here will ensure the 1 year warranty, as my old HDD was from...
In my local market I could not find any of the approved HD by Dream, I found the following:
Seagate ST3160021A (160GB) 5V: 0.72 A and 12V : 0.35 A
Samsung SP1203N (120GB) 5V: 0.6 A and 12V: 0.5A
Maxtor YAR41BW0 (120GB) 5V: 0.67 A and 12V: 0.96A
So, which one is the best in terms of the...