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Category: Main -> Hijack Kernel Questions
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·  About Hijack FAQ. 
·  What is the Hijack Kernel? 

·  What features does Hijack offer?
 (Entry last updated on March 14th, 2002)

This is a basic list, descriptions will be added:

Auto Volume Adjust
Bass and Treble adjustment
Break-Out game (for red-lights, and passengers on long drives)
Button Codes Display (raw, untranslated values)
Calculator (simple, integers only)
Countdown Timer (auto on/off, alarm)
Filesystem Check on Sync: Enable/Disable
Font Display
Force DC/Car Mode
Vital Signs
High Temperature Warning
Knob Press Redefinition (great for in-car, with tons of options)
Quicktimer feature using the '4' button
Reboot Machine
Restore DC/Car Visuals
Screen Blanker (prevents burn-out after end of playlist)
Vital Signs
Long Knob Press (2+ seconds) cycles among input sources
IR translations for "foreign" remotes in config.ini
Different translations for long/short presses, Tuner/Aux/Main, shift-lock, etc..
Initialization keypress macros from config.ini
Current track information in /proc/empeg_notify
Built-in FTP and HTTP servers, with resume download capability
User programmable PopUp menus via ir_translate
Playlist browsing/streaming/m3u via khttpd
Popup message when [ir_translate] in config.ini has errors
Popup message for [hijack] option errors in config.ini
Intercepts config.ini and edits-in-place for ;@AC/;@DC/;@HOME/;@WORK

·  What does Hijack require to work? 
·  Where can I get Hijack? 
·  Is it dangerous to install Hijack or a hacked Kernel? 
·  How do I install Hijack? 
·  Is there a way to automatically update Hijack with the newest release? 
·  How do I access Hijack's menu on the empeg/RioCar? 
·  What do all of the Hijack menu items do? 
·  How do I configure Hijack's options? 
·  What options for Hijack are available in config.ini? 
·  What does ir_translate do and how do I configure it? 
·  How do I access the built in FTP server, and what can I do with it? 
·  How do I access the built in web (HTTP) server, and what can I do with it? 
·  How can I secure my player if i'm on a LAN? 
·  Why am I getting a "Hijack Config Error" message at boot up? 
·  Why doesn't the temperature ever change in 'Vital Signs'? 
·  What are the Patch files for (as opposed to the .zimage files)? 
·  I can't get the Restore Visuals feature to work! 
·  What other Userland Apps have been made to work with Hijack? 
·  How can I compensate Mark Lord for this work of genius? 
·  How do I adjust the VolAdj settings, and what do they mean? 
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