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Does anybody fancy upgrading their RAM using a SMD removal kit?

Revision as of 20:17, 12 April 2007

KEEP THINGS ABSOLUTELY LEGITIMATE, PLEASE
Links to illegal warez, etc. will be removed, and your access will be blocked. (Details)

Welcome to the AwkwardTV Wiki

As you probably know, Apple TV is a set-top box manufactured by Apple. Out of the box, it is enabled to stream digital content from any computer running iTunes. As there is little information provided about what is going on "under the hood" of the Apple TV, this is a place to collect and share information.

This website is dedicated to finding additional uses for the Apple TV by (legitimately) enabling its Potential Capabilities, and is a place for the community to share ideas, discoveries and solutions. It is for informational purposes only. AwkwardTV is not responsible if you void your warranty or damage your device.

Latest News

Note: Some features may be non-operational with semthex's legal kernel recompile.

Plug-ins

Plug-ins directory and instructions

FRAppliance_101 - Tutorial for creating new PlugIns

FRScreenSaver_101 - Tutorial for creating screen savers. Please read FRAppliance_101 first.

IRC

You can find us on IRC: #awkwardtv on irc.moofspeak.net. Register your Nick

Please feel free to contribute! We are all learners at this stage ;-)

Pre-Requisites

Projects

(Please put your projects here-- in categories)

OS Related

Awkward Project Wikis

Outside Awkward

How To

Hard Drive Preparation

Alternate Bootstrap

General Software Modifications

Services
Settings
OS Mods

Misc

  • Uncompress LZSS compressed files like mach_kernel.prelink
  • Connect the Apple TV to a TV with Composite (Monochromatic Picture)
  • Connect the 2.5" IDE drive to a USB/FW bridge without having to remove it, use a M/M 2.5" ide adapter from here
  • Here are some NTSC color bars to use when calibrating your TV.

Hardware

Does anybody fancy upgrading their RAM using a SMD removal kit? http://www.rsrelectronics.com/sdr_smd1.htm

Software

Third party software

Potential Capabilities

Known Issues

Tried & Working Video

  • 720p Xvid
  • 720p Divx (Perian)
  • MKV with VLC (Coming in perian 1.0 for Quicktime)
  • .vob(DVDrip) with VLC (Menu, subtitles, 5.1 surround working). No skip on network play (802.11g) if you setup a buffer in vlc options.
  • MPEG2 using QT MPEG-2 Component. 720p and 1080i playback was very choppy.
  • WMV using Flip4Mac WMV Import component.
  • .vob on a DVD pl
  • List of file formats working on Apple TV

Wiki documentation