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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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* Standby Option
 
* Standby Option
 
* HD TV Show Playback and Purchase
 
* HD TV Show Playback and Purchase
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= Patchstick & AFP =
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* Patchstick works (ssh can be enabled as always)
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* afpinstall.sh works to enable AFP access
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= Plugins =
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== 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.
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* [[WebKit Browser]] alias [[Couchsurfer]] is [http://www.brandon-holland.com/software.html working]
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* [[Firefox]] is [http://forum.awkwardtv.org/viewtopic.php?f=10&t=2084&p=11879 working].
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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)
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* [[IScripts]] is working
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* [[Sapphire]] is working
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* [[ATVFiles]] is working
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= Questions & Answers =
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Q: How do I keep my hacked AppleTV from updating to OS 2.2?
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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).
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= Developer Notes =
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* pageUsageHash is gone from BREvent
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* BRVideoPlayerController is gone
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* 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
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= External Links =
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== Official ==
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* [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]
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== News ==
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* [http://www.macuser.com/apple-tv/apple_tv_22_update_information.php Apple TV 2.2 update information glut: HD TV, navigation features, more] - [[MacUser]]
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* [http://arstechnica.com/journals/apple.ars/2008/10/03/apple-tv-2-2-adds-music-video-genius-on-the-go-playlists Apple TV 2.2 adds music video, Genius, On-the-Go Playlists] - [[Ars Technica]]
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* [http://www.appleinsider.com/articles/08/10/03/apple_tv_2_2_update_delivers_hdtv_shows_genius_support.html Apple TV 2.2 update delivers HDTV shows, Genius support] - [[AppleInsider]]
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* [http://www.macuser.com/updates/itunes_apple_tv_updated.php iTunes, Apple TV updated] - [[MacUser]]
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* [http://www.macintouch.com/index.shtml#apple.sec.2008.10.03.atvu Apple: Apple TV 2.2] - [[MacInTouch]]
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* [http://www.macnn.com/articles/08/10/03/apple.tv.22.update.ships/ Apple TV 2.2 fixes security, adds Genius support] - [[MacNN]]
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* [http://www.macworld.com/article/135874/2008/10/itunes_apple_tv_update.html Apple releases iTunes, Apple TV updates] - [[MacWorld]]
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* [http://www.ipodobserver.com/story/37433 Apple TV Update Version 2.2 Posted] - [[iPod Observer]]
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* [http://www.macrumors.com/2008/10/03/apple-releases-apple-tv-2-2-update-with-genius-playlists/ Apple Releases Apple TV 2.2 Update with Genius Playlists] - [[MacRumors]]
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* [http://www.tuaw.com/2008/10/02/apple-tv-update-2-2/ Apple TV update 2.2] - [[TUAW]]
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* [http://www.macdailynews.com/index.php/weblog/comments/apple_tv_22_adds_genius_support_hd_tv_shows_security_improvements/ Apple TV 2.2 adds Genius support, HD TV shows, security improvements] - [[MacDailyNews]]
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[[Category:2.0]][[Category:2.2]][[Category:System]]

Latest revision as of 20:56, 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