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This guide is basically from Nito, but it's probably useful for people not using [[NitoTV]] too.
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This guide is basically [[NitoTV#Manual_Perian_Installation|from Nito]], but it's probably useful for people not using [[NitoTV]] too.
  
==Download Perian==
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===Download Perian===
 
Download Perian_1.0.dmg from http://perian.org/:
 
Download Perian_1.0.dmg from http://perian.org/:
 
  wget http://perian.cachefly.net/Perian_1.0.dmg
 
  wget http://perian.cachefly.net/Perian_1.0.dmg
 
''Note:'' If you don't have ''wget'' installed, you can install it from [[Apple TV Binaries]]
 
''Note:'' If you don't have ''wget'' installed, you can install it from [[Apple TV Binaries]]
  
==Mount Read/Write==
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===Mount Read/Write===
 
password: frontrow
 
password: frontrow
 
  sudo mount -uw /
 
  sudo mount -uw /
  
==Mount the Perian Image==
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===Mount the Perian Image===
 
  hdiutil attach Perian_1.0.dmg
 
  hdiutil attach Perian_1.0.dmg
  
==Install the Files==  
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===Install the Files===
 
  sudo unzip /Volumes/Perian\ 1.0/Perian.prefPane/Contents/Resources/Components/Perian.zip -d /Library/QuickTime/  
 
  sudo unzip /Volumes/Perian\ 1.0/Perian.prefPane/Contents/Resources/Components/Perian.zip -d /Library/QuickTime/  
 
  sudo unzip /Volumes/Perian\ 1.0/Perian.prefPane/Contents/Resources/Components/CoreAudio/A52Codec.zip -d /Library/Audio/Plug-Ins/Components/
 
  sudo unzip /Volumes/Perian\ 1.0/Perian.prefPane/Contents/Resources/Components/CoreAudio/A52Codec.zip -d /Library/Audio/Plug-Ins/Components/
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''Note:'' If you don't have ''unzip'' installed, you can install it from [[Apple TV Binaries]]
 
''Note:'' If you don't have ''unzip'' installed, you can install it from [[Apple TV Binaries]]
  
==Unmount Image==
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===Unmount Perian Image===
 
  hdiutil detach /Volumes/Perian\ 1.0
 
  hdiutil detach /Volumes/Perian\ 1.0
  
==Mount read-only==
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===Mount read-only===
 
  sudo mount -ur /
 
  sudo mount -ur /

Revision as of 16:47, 1 December 2007

This guide is basically from Nito, but it's probably useful for people not using NitoTV too.

Download Perian

Download Perian_1.0.dmg from http://perian.org/:

wget http://perian.cachefly.net/Perian_1.0.dmg

Note: If you don't have wget installed, you can install it from Apple TV Binaries

Mount Read/Write

password: frontrow

sudo mount -uw /

Mount the Perian Image

hdiutil attach Perian_1.0.dmg

Install the Files

sudo unzip /Volumes/Perian\ 1.0/Perian.prefPane/Contents/Resources/Components/Perian.zip -d /Library/QuickTime/ 
sudo unzip /Volumes/Perian\ 1.0/Perian.prefPane/Contents/Resources/Components/CoreAudio/A52Codec.zip -d /Library/Audio/Plug-Ins/Components/
sudo unzip /Volumes/Perian\ 1.0/Perian.prefPane/Contents/Resources/Components/QuickTime/AC3MovieImport.zip -d /Library/QuickTime/ 

Note: If you don't have unzip installed, you can install it from Apple TV Binaries

Unmount Perian Image

hdiutil detach /Volumes/Perian\ 1.0

Mount read-only

sudo mount -ur /