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by Fencer128
Fri Nov 25, 2005 4:25 am
Forum: Update Pack Discussion
Topic: I have problems with Integrator 1.04 and 1.05
Replies: 13
Views: 2198

Hi,

Did you follow the instructions here:

http://ryanvm.msfn.org/manual.html

exactly?

If so, please lay out a clear step-by-step account of what you did.

Andy
by Fencer128
Thu Nov 24, 2005 3:20 pm
Forum: Update Pack Discussion
Topic: RyanVM Update Pack 2.0.1 - Released November 9, 2005
Replies: 90
Views: 19152

I really like things as they are. There's more flexibility and choice as it is. Why bundle stuff in the main pack that not everyone will use? It is the reason Addons were implemented, is it not? If the legit WGA Tool is bundled, would it create problems with the cracked WGA Tool addon? I use the le...
by Fencer128
Thu Nov 24, 2005 4:02 am
Forum: Update Pack Discussion
Topic: Noob question about integrator
Replies: 4
Views: 918

All you need to do is open google and type:

.7z

It's all there.

Andy
by Fencer128
Wed Nov 23, 2005 6:47 pm
Forum: Update Pack Discussion
Topic: RyanVM Update Pack 2.0.1 - Released November 9, 2005
Replies: 90
Views: 19152

Hi, I currently use a seperate addon to integrate authentic WGA and a hacked RVMAddons to add HighMAT (I do not add non-MS products from this addon). Obviously I have a working system in place, but I would be happy for both these features to be integrated into a future update pack as it would simpli...
by Fencer128
Wed Nov 23, 2005 11:39 am
Forum: Update Pack Addons
Topic: [Release]Boooggy's Windows Media Addon 1.9.6
Replies: 336
Views: 103347

boooggy wrote:cat file for that hotfix is in the pack
I REALLY need to cut down the number of versions of WMP10 Addon cab files I have lying around - it's just getting to easy to make mistakes!

Cheers :)

Andy
by Fencer128
Wed Nov 23, 2005 11:24 am
Forum: Update Pack Addons
Topic: [Release]Boooggy's Windows Media Addon 1.9.6
Replies: 336
Views: 103347

Hi,

Is the cat file for KB910393 in the svcpack folder?

Cheers,

Andy
by Fencer128
Wed Nov 23, 2005 7:13 am
Forum: Update Pack Addons
Topic: [Release]Boooggy's Windows Media Addon 1.9.6
Replies: 336
Views: 103347

If this line is missing, the secured catalog "DRM10-2.cat" won't be processed. Look in the file setuperr.log after the installation Windows XP. EDIT: Just realised I've been looking at a different packages ini file, and so you are indeed correct that this add-on is missing this value in the specifi...
by Fencer128
Wed Nov 23, 2005 6:37 am
Forum: Update Pack Addons
Topic: [Release]Boooggy's Windows Media Addon 1.9.6
Replies: 336
Views: 103347

WMP10Addon1.5.cab - contains mistake in file entries_wmp10.ini: ------------------------------- [svcpack_catalogs] codecs10.cat DRM10-2.cat - There is no this line in a file DRM10.cat KB895181.cat KB907658.cat MPSTUB10.cat WMDM10.cat WMFSDK10.cat WMP10.cat WMSET10.cat ------------------------------...
by Fencer128
Tue Nov 22, 2005 11:45 am
Forum: Update Pack Addons
Topic: [Release] HashTab v3.0
Replies: 52
Views: 40637

Fencer128, The problem was, when hashing a large file say 400MB it takes a fairly long time (which is normal) but if you aborted it it would crash explorer. Now though that seems to be fixed completely but you may want to use it yourself for a while before rolling it out ;) You read my mind :O) Che...
by Fencer128
Tue Nov 22, 2005 5:48 am
Forum: Update Pack Addons
Topic: [Release] HashTab v3.0
Replies: 52
Views: 40637

Hi Guys,

This looks great. Does anyone have much experince of this utility? It would be great to roll out to our clients here, but what with fixes for crashes coming out I'm not sure I want to risk unleashing it on joe public.

Cheers,

Andy
by Fencer128
Thu Nov 17, 2005 1:54 pm
Forum: Update Pack Addons
Topic: [Release] WGA Tool 1.3.272
Replies: 20
Views: 8983

Hi,

In light of Kel's updated new and updated version of the authentic version of this add-on, please disregard my last post.

Cheers,

Andy
by Fencer128
Thu Nov 17, 2005 11:56 am
Forum: Update Pack Addons
Topic: [Release] WGA Tool 1.3.272
Replies: 20
Views: 8983

Apparently WGA dlls have just been updated. Will check this out and upload a new authentic (i.e. non-hacked) add-on tomorrow if correct.

Andy
by Fencer128
Thu Nov 10, 2005 6:36 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: XP networking install question
Replies: 3
Views: 1016

Hi, This registry value should be applied post install: ;Disable QoS RSVP [HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\SYSTEM\CurrentControlSet\Services\RSVP] "Start"=dword:00000004 I use RIS and a .reg file called from my sif file. However, if you are doing a CD based install you will probably want to edit WINNT.SIF or use...
by Fencer128
Thu Nov 10, 2005 12:52 pm
Forum: Update Pack Discussion
Topic: Syntax error
Replies: 7
Views: 1324

Hi,

By vanilla I mean "untouched" (i.e. in no way modified from the original).

What is it you mean by "downloaded the network install one?"

Cheers,

Andy
by Fencer128
Thu Nov 10, 2005 11:48 am
Forum: Update Pack Discussion
Topic: Syntax error
Replies: 7
Views: 1324

Hi,

Please can you outline what programs/packages/versions you used in your integration and the order they were applied (i.e. did you start with a vanilla XP SP2 CD, Did you use nLite, etc?)

In particular, which version of the integrator/nlite are you using?

Cheers,

Andy
by Fencer128
Thu Nov 10, 2005 9:17 am
Forum: Update Pack Discussion
Topic: Driver Integration
Replies: 2
Views: 1156

Hi, I would imagine you would be better off asking about driver integration - especially mass storage driver integration - in Bashrat's forum over at http://www.msfn.org . That's not to say that there aren't knowledgable people here, but Bashrat's forums handle this kind of thing all the time. Cheer...
by Fencer128
Wed Nov 09, 2005 5:06 pm
Forum: Update Pack Discussion
Topic: RyanVM Update Pack 2.0.1 - Released November 9, 2005
Replies: 90
Views: 19152

Hi, Dear Ryan, does we need to slipstreaming new WinXP SP2 with new Ryan Pack? Each time it is release? or update from Previous SP2 with Older Ryan Pack? The answer's in the "Integrator" instructions linked in the original post... ;) I have reading around the MSFN forum and it sound like Ryan Pack c...
by Fencer128
Wed Nov 09, 2005 2:39 pm
Forum: Update Pack Discussion
Topic: Some problems
Replies: 9
Views: 1516

Hi,

I don't know if you use the cracked or authentic WGA tool, but the md5 hash for the authentic one is:

cb8c5250a11fa9d3fd319cf668c1e4e4

Cheers,

Andy
by Fencer128
Sat Nov 05, 2005 6:57 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Testing practices
Replies: 9
Views: 1720

Hi,

Maybe you need a new option? I have virtual PC but use real PCs for my testing (built via RIS).

Our lab has access to lots of different hardware so I think it's the best way to test if you can.

Cheers,

Andy

EDIT: I misread your options. I guess the last one is close enough :)

Cheers.
by Fencer128
Sat Nov 05, 2005 6:47 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Weird results from forcefed-integration (WGA)
Replies: 38
Views: 5728

Hi,

Just for your info, I go straight to WU/MU on any new build and never get prompted for WGA installation.

Cheers,

Andy
by Fencer128
Fri Nov 04, 2005 7:12 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Weird results from forcefed-integration (WGA)
Replies: 38
Views: 5728

I don't remove cat files either, so that shouldn't be an issue.

Andy
by Fencer128
Fri Nov 04, 2005 6:58 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Weird results from forcefed-integration (WGA)
Replies: 38
Views: 5728

Hi,

With regard to your question - I really don't know for sure. The only way to know is to test your integration process with the WGA cab and see what happens.

Please post your results.

Good luck,

Andy
by Fencer128
Fri Nov 04, 2005 6:48 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Weird results from forcefed-integration (WGA)
Replies: 38
Views: 5728

Hi,

did you follow the instructions on how to use the integrator? Did you use a clean SP2 slipstreamed XP source? (i.e. no nlite/pre-integration hacking)?

Integration seems to work for everyone who does it this way. Problems occur when the method is deivated from.

Good luck,

Andy
by Fencer128
Thu Nov 03, 2005 8:50 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: i386 directory
Replies: 16
Views: 2376

OK but if you can slipstream it with RyanVM's Integrator you can use the same file with nLite, so is there a way to slipstream WMP10? You may be correct - you may not. I've never used nlite. I don't know how to use nlite. I suggest you post a topic on the nlite forum at msfn.org. I do know that you...
by Fencer128
Thu Nov 03, 2005 8:37 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: i386 directory
Replies: 16
Views: 2376

Hi,

I'm afraid you're asking the wrong person - I've never used nlite!

Good luck,

Andy
by Fencer128
Thu Nov 03, 2005 8:32 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: i386 directory
Replies: 16
Views: 2376

Whatever works best for you. Personally for integrating post SP2 hotfixes, I vote RyanVM.

Good luck,

Andy
by Fencer128
Thu Nov 03, 2005 8:08 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: i386 directory
Replies: 16
Views: 2376

No. It integrates hotfixes into an XP file set so you can create an XP installation CD that has all the post-SP2 hotfixes pre-installed. If it behaved as you describe above it would just be a replacement for Windows Update or the Windows Installer, which wouldn't be particularly useful. The Integrat...
by Fencer128
Thu Nov 03, 2005 8:05 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: i386 directory
Replies: 16
Views: 2376

Unless you install the recovery console locally, I don't think you'll have an i386 folder on C: that relates to the one on the cd. The only i386 folders on my build that I have not created by my own hand are within C:\Windows (for the recovery console I installed in a certain fashion) and in C:\Wind...
by Fencer128
Thu Nov 03, 2005 7:57 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: i386 directory
Replies: 16
Views: 2376

Have a look on an xp cd...

;)

Andy
by Fencer128
Thu Nov 03, 2005 4:23 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Weird results from forcefed-integration (WGA)
Replies: 38
Views: 5728

Hi, I think you probably posted this in the wrong forum, but anyhow - are you using the integrator publicised on this site to do your WGA integration (there is a WGA add-on pack I put up to do this)? If not, this site deals with using RyanVM's update pack, the integrator integration utility and vari...
by Fencer128
Wed Nov 02, 2005 11:28 am
Forum: Update Pack Discussion
Topic: Possible Integrator, Addon, Powerpacker Problem..?
Replies: 12
Views: 1969

I downloaded just fine. Thats what the MD5 hash sums are for, to ensure you got the correct file and all the bits are in the correct place. I KNOW THAT... However, i should not have to MD5 Hash check a download when it comes from the originator, only if it came from a mirror... just in case it was ...
by Fencer128
Tue Nov 01, 2005 6:45 am
Forum: Update Pack Discussion
Topic: gdiplus.man error
Replies: 5
Views: 1085

Make sure you are using the latest versions of the integrator and/or nlite.

This will solve your problem.

See this post for more info:

http://www.ryanvm.net/forum/viewtopic.php?t=640

Andy
by Fencer128
Mon Oct 31, 2005 6:26 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Where's Ryan?
Replies: 37
Views: 6652

Been through Foundation a couple of years ago, read a lot of the robot short stories, but he's just got so much stuff. I like Clarke too, but I think he's in a different league compared to Asimov - his stories seem a lot quicker - straight to the point with a lot of the character development that As...
by Fencer128
Mon Oct 31, 2005 6:09 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Where's Ryan?
Replies: 37
Views: 6652

And for those of you in the know, my computer's name is Foundation
What a great story that was! One of those that I really didn't want to end. It was just so immense in its scope.

Andy
by Fencer128
Mon Oct 31, 2005 5:20 am
Forum: Update Pack Discussion
Topic: RyanVM Update Pack 2.0.0 - Released October 30, 2005
Replies: 64
Views: 10606

Thanks Ryan, it works a treat :)

Andy
by Fencer128
Mon Oct 24, 2005 8:52 am
Forum: Update Pack Addons
Topic: [Release]Boooggy's Windows Media Addon 1.9.6
Replies: 336
Views: 103347

any chance of adding this tweak.. ;Removes 'Add to Sync List' and 'Add to Burn List' [-HKEY_CLASSES_ROOT\CLSID\{8DD448E6-C188-4aed-AF92-44956194EB1F}] ;Removes 'Add to Now Playing List' and 'Add to Playlist' ;[-HKEY_CLASSES_ROOT\CLSID\{F1B9284F-E9DC-4e68-9D7E-42362A59F0FD}] ;Removes 'Play' ;[-HKEY_...
by Fencer128
Thu Oct 20, 2005 11:11 am
Forum: Update Pack Addons
Topic: [Release] Command Prompt Here Shell Extension
Replies: 23
Views: 18741

Hi,

Do I cab these 3 files and then use that for the addon? (When I extract the zip I get three compressed files instead of the usual cab)

Thanks,

Andrew
by Fencer128
Tue Oct 18, 2005 3:30 pm
Forum: Update Pack Discussion
Topic: [Bug] Wizard new hardware is back!
Replies: 29
Views: 5475

Hi,

Just in case this helps - I integrate RyanVM update pack, a couple of add-ons and all BTS packs. I have no problems.

Cheers,

Andy
by Fencer128
Tue Oct 18, 2005 10:55 am
Forum: Update Pack Addons
Topic: [Release]Boooggy's Windows Media Addon 1.9.6
Replies: 336
Views: 103347

Thank you! This is great work! (although I'd better test it first :P)

Andy
by Fencer128
Fri Oct 14, 2005 7:42 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Aulterra
Replies: 7
Views: 1700

Here are some more interesing quotes: Until recently it was assumed that no particle could travel faster than the speed of light, however this has since been overturned, particularly with the advent of Quantum Field Theory. Particles that travel faster than light, known as tachyons, are now accepte...
by Fencer128
Wed Oct 12, 2005 6:11 am
Forum: Update Pack Discussion
Topic: October updates do not install
Replies: 28
Views: 6531

Hi, I've just noticed the same thing. XP SP2 + RyanVM 1.3.1 + BTS and the install just hangs (installing... lots of disk access but no progress) Have a look at this: http://www.ryanvm.net/forum/viewtopic.php?t=542 It's the cat file limit again. The only way round it is to create/wait for someone to ...
by Fencer128
Thu Oct 06, 2005 8:27 am
Forum: Update Pack Addons
Topic: [Release] WGA Tool 1.3.272
Replies: 20
Views: 8983

Hi, I checked the upgrade by integrating an older version of the non-hacked files into an XP build. I then downloaded Anti-spyware beta and as part of the process upgraded to 1.3.272.0 without issue. For those who would like access to the "Genuine" version (i.e. unhacked) I've put it up here: http:/...
by Fencer128
Thu Oct 06, 2005 4:57 am
Forum: Update Pack Addons
Topic: [Release] WGA Tool 1.3.272
Replies: 20
Views: 8983

When they bring out a newer version, is it possible to integrate that one over this one? Till then i prefer to install this not this way Hi, I too would like to know this. I've modified the cab to work with the "normal" version (i.e. unhacked) but would not want to deploy if there was not possibili...
by Fencer128
Wed Oct 05, 2005 4:13 am
Forum: Update Pack Discussion
Topic: Which one - RyanVM or Hotfix.net sp3?
Replies: 15
Views: 3088

Hi,

All of the details are on Ryan's main page.

http://ryanvm.msfn.org/updatepack.html

Andy
by Fencer128
Tue Sep 13, 2005 4:36 am
Forum: Update Pack Discussion
Topic: Integrator RIS-based i386 directory detection
Replies: 16
Views: 2521

Hi,

I guess the big questions then are:

Why can you get away with compressing ntoskrnl.exe (maybe because you use 2000 server)?

Why do you not have autofmt.exe and autochk.exe on your CD and I do? (no idea!)

Cheers,

Andy
by Fencer128
Mon Sep 12, 2005 7:52 pm
Forum: Update Pack Discussion
Topic: Integrator RIS-based i386 directory detection
Replies: 16
Views: 2521

Hi Dave, Thanks for the reply. I did the same as you, but I uncompressed certain files subsequently to get them back into the state found in a vanilla RIS CD Setup install. Now, some of those files could certainly be left compressed (as they are on the CD), but I found others, as above, that had to ...
by Fencer128
Sat Sep 10, 2005 5:21 am
Forum: Update Pack Discussion
Topic: Integrator RIS-based i386 directory detection
Replies: 16
Views: 2521

Hi RogueSpear, I've had a quick look at your updated guide thanks. There's a couple of things that don't work the same for me though. I found that when ntoskrnl.exe is compressed to ntoskrnl.ex_ (to be in the same state as the same file on a CD distro) it breaks the RIS install at the end of the tex...
by Fencer128
Fri Sep 09, 2005 5:52 am
Forum: Update Pack Discussion
Topic: Integrator RIS-based i386 directory detection
Replies: 16
Views: 2521

Hi, Just in case anyone's wanting to use the batch file I'm developing, I will post a thread in the "Members Only" forum when it's ready for testing. There's quite a few little caveats to the automation that I've discovered so far - but if I do it manually, it all works (so I know it will in the end...
by Fencer128
Tue Sep 06, 2005 4:13 am
Forum: Update Pack Discussion
Topic: Integrator RIS-based i386 directory detection
Replies: 16
Views: 2521

What I did to make life easy is compress all of the files that need compressing per my guide and take them plus the few inf and pnf files that do not need compressing.. and put them all into a 7z archive. Then I have a small script go delete all .nls, .ocs, .inf, and .pnf files from i386. And final...
by Fencer128
Mon Sep 05, 2005 1:24 pm
Forum: Update Pack Discussion
Topic: Integrator RIS-based i386 directory detection
Replies: 16
Views: 2521

I think the only file I check is the setupp.ini file. So if you leave that one uncompressed it should be fine. Maybe I should make it look for setupp.ini or setupp.in_ Hi, Thanks for the information. On the one hand you could alter the installer to detect the compressed file if you like, but now I'...