WILLOBUILD IS A CUSTOM OPENVIX BUILD FOR SUPPORTED ENIGMA2 RECEIVERS
THIS BUILD IS NOW INSTALLED ONLINE USING PUTTY RATHER THAN FLASHING BY USB
THIS MEANS THAT THE BUILD CAN BE FLASHED TO THE MAJORITY OF OPENVIX SUPPORTED ENIGMA2 RECEIVERS

UP AND RUNNING IN 3 EASY STAGES

1) FLASH USING PUTTY

2) RESTORE SETTINGS DURING WIZARD

3) RESTORE PREVIOUS LINE AND AUTOTIMERS

 

THERE IS A HOME BREWED BUILD FOR OLDER ZGEMMA RECEIVERS HERE - THIS IS NOT SUPPORTED BY THE OPENVIX TEAM
THE ZGEMMA H7& H9 SERIES ARE NOW OFFICIALLY SUPPORTED AND CAN BE INSTALLED USING THE CODE BELOW

FULL INSTRUCTIONS

YOUR BOX MUST HAVE A NETWORK CONNECTION AND YOUR STORAGE DRIVE must BE PLUGGED IN and mounted as /media/hdd.  (PREFERABLY FORMATTED AS EXT4).

CONNECT TO YOUR BOX USING PUTTY – ENTER IP ADDRESS OF BOX AND LOGIN WITH ROOT.
PUTTY CAN BE DOWNLOADED HERE

COPY THIS CODE AND RIGHT CLICK IN PUTTY TO PASTE AND THEN PRESS ENTER.    VIEW GUIDE

wget --no-check-certificate -O install_vix.sh http://www.willobuild.net/files/Scripts/install_vix.sh && bash install_vix.sh

ENTER THE NUMBER FOR BOX BRAND AND PRESS ENTER ON THE KEYBOARD.

ENTER THE NUMBER FOR BOX MODEL AND PRESS ENTER ON THE KEYBOARD.

ENTER THE PARTITION NUMBER TO BE FLASHED OR JUST PRESS ENTER IF YOU DON'T USE MULTIBOOT.

(WILL ALWAYS FLASH THE FIRST PARTITION ON THE XTREND ET8500 DUE TO HOW THE PARTITIONS ARE SET UP)

THE SCRIPT WILL DOWNLOAD THE WILLOBUILD SETTINGS BACKUP ZIP FILE AND THEN BACKUP LINES AND AUTOTIMER AND THEN FLASH THE LATEST VERSION OF OPENVIX.

AFTER REBOOT ENTER YOUR VIDEO SETTINGS AND LANGUAGE WHEN THE SETUP WIZARD STARTS.

WHEN ASKED IF YOU WANT TO RESTORE SETTINGS, SELECT ‘YES’AND THEN HIGHLIGHT
WILLOBUILD-SETTINGS-BACKUP-REL-5.2.TAR AND PRESS OK.

WHEN ASKED IF YOU WANT TO RESTORE PLUGINS, SELECT ‘YES’ AND PRESS OK.

AFTER THE BOX HAS REBOOTED, GREEN BUTTON > WilloBuild backup & restore AND RUN THE RESTORE BACKUPS SCRIPTs.
THIS WILL let you RESTORE YOUR LINES, bouquets AND AUTOTIMERS ETCTHAT WERE BACKED UP AUTOMATICALLY DURING THE INSTALLATION.

Instructions for setting up tuners and autobouquetsmaker

IF YOU HAVE PROBLEMS FLASHING USING THIS METHOD, TRY FLASHING THE LATEST OPENVIX AND RESTORE MY SETTINGS BACKUP                                                                               VIEW GUIDE

i now have to host my own feeds for this build so any donations towards server costs would be greatly appreciated - thanks, willo      

Support thread is at at TechKings

Many thanks to:

KiddaC for his amazing skins  and his JediMakerXstream IPTV plugin        

Grog68 for the ViX download script and his Movie Organisor plugin

Dsayers2014 for his custom mix importer and picon downloader

Jenseneverest for his satellite and cable EPG sources

willobuild@gmail.com

Flashing any firmware to your receiver carries an inherent risk. (i.e. loss of power during the flashing process may cause your receiver not to boot).
The use of WilloBuild is at your own discretion and risk and with agreement that you will be solely responsible for any damage to your Enigma2 receiver or loss of data that results from such use.