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= Changelog =
 
= Changelog =
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* '''Dual Audio Support for Movie files (while holding Play/Pause whilst playing movie files)'''
 
* Genius playlist feature (activated by holding Play/Pause whilst playing a song)
 
* Genius playlist feature (activated by holding Play/Pause whilst playing a song)
 
* Fixes Security Bug in Quicktime that could lead to code execution.
 
* Fixes Security Bug in Quicktime that could lead to code execution.
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== Working ==
 
== Working ==
  
== Not working ==
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* [[Boxee]] is [http://blog.boxee.tv/2008/10/03/xbmcboxee-works-with-apple-tv-ver-22/ working] (you may have to reinstall or reapply Patchstick)
 
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* [[NitoTV_Take_2]] is working with limited functionality, QuickTime is working again (thanks gbooker) but no volume control, text overlay, or keymaps.
* Sapphire seems to work but crashes when you activate a menu option
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* [[WebKit Browser]] alias [[Couchsurfer]] is [http://www.brandon-holland.com/software.html working]
* ATVFiles sends Finder into an endless reboot loop.
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* [[Firefox]] is [http://forum.awkwardtv.org/viewtopic.php?f=10&t=2084&p=11879 working].
**  Hint: don't re-run ATVFiles-1.1.1.run.sh after re-enabling ssh on an ATV 2.2. If you do happen to do this and you find that Finder is endlessly restarting, try downloading and running an older version such as [http://ericiii.net/sa/appletv/ATVFiles-1.0.take2a2.run ATVFiles-1.0.take2a2].  The older version will not enable ATVFiles but it will stop the endless restarting and you can access your regular ATV menus.
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* [[XBMC]] ('Apple TV OS' version 2.2 requires ATV USB Creator 0.3 and for you to update the XBMC/Boxee Launcher to 0.2 and then XBMC for Mac to have a completely successful install: http://xbmc.org/wiki/?title=XBMC_for_Mac_on_Apple_TV)
** Might be good advice but I experinced the endless reboot on a clean install (factory restore 1.0, upgrade to 2.2, enable ssh, run ATVFiles installer)
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* [[IScripts]] is working
* nitoTV is reported as working by some, but official word is that it's not for 2.2 (if it works, it will will work only to play mplayer titles / playlists, but not quicktime)
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* [[Sapphire]] is working
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* [[ATVFiles]] is working
  
 
= Questions & Answers =
 
= Questions & Answers =
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Q: How do I keep my hacked AppleTV from updating to OS 2.2?
 
Q: How do I keep my hacked AppleTV from updating to OS 2.2?
  
A: See this:  http://wiki.awkwardtv.org/wiki/Beginners_Guide_for_1.x#Disable_Update_-_Completely_and_Utterly_Essential.21
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A: See this [[Beginners_Guide_for_1.x#Disable_Update_-_Completely_and_Utterly_Essential.21|link]]
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Q: If I choose to update to OS 2.2 will it disable SSH access and blow away all the installed software (Sapphire, NitoTV, etc)?
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A: YES.  If you want everything to work DO NOT UPGRADE (at least until the plugins you use have been updated).
  
 
= Developer Notes =
 
= Developer Notes =
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* BRVideoPlayerController is gone
 
* BRVideoPlayerController is gone
 
* BRSimpleMediaAsset is gone
 
* BRSimpleMediaAsset is gone
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* kBREventUsageContinualRight and kBREventUsageContinualLeft both gone
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= Other Info =
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dmg name: 2Z694-5499.dmg <br />
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md5: 99813c4f831ac7f0719aabbc2d92c044
  
 
= External Links =
 
= External Links =
 
== Official ==
 
== Official ==
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* [http://support.apple.com/kb/HT3187  Apple TV: About Apple TV software updates]
 
* [http://support.apple.com/kb/HT3187  Apple TV: About Apple TV software updates]
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* [http://mesu.apple.com/data/OS/061-5262.20081002.tvap9/2Z694-5499.dmg Download Link]
  
 
== News ==
 
== News ==

Latest revision as of 22:56, 12 October 2009

Released on 3rd October 2008.

Changelog

  • Dual Audio Support for Movie files (while holding Play/Pause whilst playing movie files)
  • Genius playlist feature (activated by holding Play/Pause whilst playing a song)
  • Fixes Security Bug in Quicktime that could lead to code execution.
  • Music Video playlists
  • On-the-Go Playlists
  • Standby Option
  • HD TV Show Playback and Purchase

Patchstick & AFP

  • Patchstick works (ssh can be enabled as always)
  • afpinstall.sh works to enable AFP access

Plugins

Working

Questions & Answers

Q: How do I keep my hacked AppleTV from updating to OS 2.2?

A: See this link

Q: If I choose to update to OS 2.2 will it disable SSH access and blow away all the installed software (Sapphire, NitoTV, etc)?

A: YES. If you want everything to work DO NOT UPGRADE (at least until the plugins you use have been updated).

Developer Notes

  • pageUsageHash is gone from BREvent
  • BRVideoPlayerController is gone
  • BRSimpleMediaAsset is gone
  • kBREventUsageContinualRight and kBREventUsageContinualLeft both gone

Other Info

dmg name: 2Z694-5499.dmg
md5: 99813c4f831ac7f0719aabbc2d92c044

External Links

Official

News