External HDD error causes weirdness


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Just got home to find my HDR recording. For the first time, I got the much talked about green screen error! Tried changing inputs on the tv to re-sync the hdmi to no joy, vformat just changed the res of the green screen.
I ended the recording and rebooted the box and got the following:

Weird.. Unplugging the external HDD I've got plugged in, fixed it.
E-OS is incorrect operating system, usually seen only when attempting to load firmware from a USB device, see notes HERE. Firmware version and System ID don't look good either, so it looks like the Humax found an *.hdf file on the external HDD and tried to load it