[mythtv-users] appleTV frontend and 0.25

David Fishburn dfishburn.mythtv at gmail.com
Tue May 29 02:00:38 UTC 2012

On May 28, 2012, at 4:21 PM, scram69 <scram69 at gmail.com> wrote:

> With 0.25 and the death of XvMC, my 1st Generation AppleTV frontend is
> now idle.  I've installed a crystal HD card and messed around a bit
> with crystalbuntu/XBMC, but that distribution does not support the
> most recent XBMC that can apparently communicate with the latest
> mythtv protocol.
> So I was wondering, is anyone on this list getting use out of a 1G
> AppleTV frontend and 0.25?  Is there something that can be tried now,
> or should I just wait for
> 1) crystalHD drivers to work under mythfrontend, or
> 2) crystalbuntu/XBMC to support 0.25 ?

I run XBMC native on AppleTV. I originally went your route with Ubuntu  but eventually switched to the native port.

There are missing features but my family likes it. 
David Fishburn

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