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XBMC for AppleTV Take2
 
http://xbmc.org/forum/showthread.php?t=37345
 
  
Instalation Instructions
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= Installation Instructions for XBM =
XBMC for Mac (beta 1) is now released, here's the short and sweet to install;
 
  
Requirements: AppleTV at r2.1, ssh and NitoTV installed. (see http://wiki.awkwardtv.org/wiki/Main_Page)
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A short and sweet install guide for XVMC Beta 1 "Atlantis"for AppleTV Take2
  
The AppleTV needs read/write enabled for OSBoot, (see [[Mount_ReadWrite]]).
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== Requirements ==
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AppleTV Firmware 2.1
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[[ssh]]
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[[NitoTV]]
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Read/write enabled for OSBoot ([[Mount_ReadWrite]]).
  
under a ssh login into the AppleTV
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SSH into the AppleTV
 
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installer -pkg XBMC.mpkg -target /
 
installer -pkg XBMC.mpkg -target /
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== References/External Links ==
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[http://xbmc.org/download]
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[[http://xbmc.org/forum/showthread.php?t=37345]]
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XBMC for Mac OS X Beta 1 has been released.
 
* For Intel only.
 
Get it here: http://xbmc.org/download
 
  
 
Attempts to get it running as-is on safe updated 1.1 ATV have come up short. Of course, this is to be expected,  
 
Attempts to get it running as-is on safe updated 1.1 ATV have come up short. Of course, this is to be expected,  
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   Reason: Incompatible library version: XBMC requires version 7.0.0 or later, but libiconv.2.dylib provides version 5.0.0
 
   Reason: Incompatible library version: XBMC requires version 7.0.0 or later, but libiconv.2.dylib provides version 5.0.0
 
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I expect some cleanup to this article as this might get more interesting as XBMC on Mac OS X development continues. Just adding my trials and tribulations. [[User:Maraklov|Maraklov]] 09:35, 5 February 2008 (CET)
 

Revision as of 05:12, 6 October 2008

Installation Instructions for XBM

A short and sweet install guide for XVMC Beta 1 "Atlantis"for AppleTV Take2

Requirements

AppleTV Firmware 2.1 ssh NitoTV Read/write enabled for OSBoot (Mount_ReadWrite).

SSH into the AppleTV

installer -pkg XBMC.mpkg -target /

Ignore the message about installation failing, a perl post-install script has failed to run because perl is missing

This installs ;

/Applications/XBMC.app

make a sym link from /Applications to ~/Applications so NitoTV app launcher can see it

ln -s /Applications/XBMC.app /Users/frontrow/Applications/XBMC.app

Launch it under NitoTV

setting-> appearance-> resolution and pick the one with (FullScreen)

References/External Links

[1] [[2]]


Attempts to get it running as-is on safe updated 1.1 ATV have come up short. Of course, this is to be expected,

Here's the error in CrashReporter.log:

Library not loaded: /opt/local/lib/libiconv.2.dylib
 Referenced from: /mnt/Scratch/Users/frontrow/Applications/XBMC.app/Contents/Mac OS/XBMC
  Reason: Incompatible library version: XBMC requires version 7.0.0 or later, but libiconv.2.dylib provides version 5.0.0