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For general discution and testing of getting MythTV running on the AppleTV.
 
For general discution and testing of getting MythTV running on the AppleTV.
  
Primary Goals:
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How To:
*To get MythTV running.
 
**Preferably from a binary package.
 
**Preferably in aTV OS, not a full OSX Install.
 
  
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*Enable SSH on the AppleTV
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*Copy over the App Launcher Plugin
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*Copy over MythTV intel
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*Copy over Fonts /Library/Fonts /System/Library/Fonts ~/Library/Fonts to the same locations on AppleTV
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*Edit the AppList.txt File to point to the MythTV binary file
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*Reboot AppleTV and Enjoy channel surfing.
  
Secondary Goals:
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[http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=zHP0Llu1AH0 Video Of MythTV Running on AppleTV]
*To enable a USB keyboard in MythTV.
 
*To enable the Apple remote in MythTV.
 
 
 
==Testing==
 
So far I have successfuly:
 
*Added a pre-compiled Intel MythTV.app onto the AppleTV.
 
*Configured Frontrow to actually launch MtyhTV.
 
**As MythTV launches it successfully connects to the SQL server running on the mythbackend.
 
**MythTV also see's the primary display of the AppleTV and report's the proper resolution.
 
**This is as far as the process goes and no error's are logged.
 
 
 
Further work is needed,to:
 
*Successfully get to the main menu.
 
*Test video and Audio playback.
 
  
 
[[Category:Software]]
 
[[Category:Software]]

Revision as of 19:04, 24 May 2007

MythTV on AppleTV

For general discution and testing of getting MythTV running on the AppleTV.

How To:

  • Enable SSH on the AppleTV
  • Copy over the App Launcher Plugin
  • Copy over MythTV intel
  • Copy over Fonts /Library/Fonts /System/Library/Fonts ~/Library/Fonts to the same locations on AppleTV
  • Edit the AppList.txt File to point to the MythTV binary file
  • Reboot AppleTV and Enjoy channel surfing.

Video Of MythTV Running on AppleTV