[TUTO] How to install and configure picons on OpenEight (OCTAGON)

Here is an image tutorial that shows you how to install and configure picons on OCTAGON receivers under OpenEight image.

 

For this tutorial you need.

 

Winscp for WINDOWS

 

PICONS 220 × 132 for satellite

– Launch WINSCP in the home window

File protocol: FTP

Hot name: 192.168.1.100 (ip address of your gigablue)

User name: root

Password: “empty” by default the root password in OpenSPA is empty (no password needed)

After clicking on Login

Unpack the Picon ASTRA 220 × 132 file

Select the picon folder and drag between the two windows to the /usr/share/enigma2 folder.

MENU – Setup

SYSTEM

GUI Settings

User Interface

Enable Show picons in channel list

press GREEN button to save

Then restart your receiver or restart only GUI

Congratulation you have Picon now on your OpenEight SKIN 🙂

*******************************************************************

You can install the picons on the internal flash memory of your receiver, the internal hard disk, a USB key

Command to add when copying picon to the internal hard drive

ln -s /usr/share/enigma2/picon /hdd/picon

Command to add when copying picon to USB stick

ln -s /usr/share/enigma2/picon/usb/picon