How to Install XBMC for Apple TV 2G – [Tutorial]
We posted just a few minutes ago that XBMC has just been released for the Apple TV 2G! Below you will find full install instructions on how to install this application.
Step 1. Open Terminal on your Apple computer (or another command line based client)
Step 2. Connect via SSH into your Apple TV.
- Type the following:
(Make sure that you enter the ip address of your Apple TV, this can be found by going to Settings, General, Network)
You will be prompted for a password. Enter ‘alpine’ if you have not changed this already
Step 3. Run the following commands:
apt-get install wget wget -O- http://apt.awkwardtv.org/awkwardtv.pub | apt-key add - echo "deb http://apt.awkwardtv.org/ stable main" > /etc/apt/sources.list.d/awkwardtv.list echo "deb http://mirrors.xbmc.org/apt/atv2 ./" > /etc/apt/sources.list.d/xbmc.list
Step 4. Update the repo. Type the following into Terminal and hit enter
Step 5. Install XMBC. Type the following into Terminal and hit enter
apt-get install org.xbmc.xbmc-atv2
If you have any problems or would like to leave a comment, please do so below. Let us know how you get on!