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Topic # 128939 28-Aug-2013 23:32
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Just notice that my ATV2 had some "update" with new channels, and it broke PlexConnect.

Just then 9to5Mac reported a fix.




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  Reply # 886530 29-Aug-2013 14:19
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I have two Apple TVs, the first one has had the update, but my second was left in plexconnect overnight - so it still works, unless I exit out to the main apple tv interface....but I've told plexconnect its got a bogus DNS server, so hopefully it will survive a little bit.

At least until the fix is more stable. Although I'll apply the fix tonight and see what's up




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  Reply # 886532 29-Aug-2013 14:27
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Wondered when Apple would break it.

Just as well there are smart people to fix it.

Still wish Apple would just open an App Store for the Apple TV.

 
 
 
 


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  Reply # 886539 29-Aug-2013 14:31
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And this is why I still think the Raspberry Pi is the best option :/




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  Reply # 886542 29-Aug-2013 14:37
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michaelmurfy: And this is why I still think the Raspberry Pi is the best option :/


Too slow.  Does look really pretty with RasPlex thought.

None of these clients can deal with 1080i which is a pet peeve of mine.




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  Reply # 886555 29-Aug-2013 14:48
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michaelmurfy: And this is why I still think the Raspberry Pi is the best option :/


How's the Netflix and Hulu support on the Rasp Pi? That's my main use of ATV.




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  Reply # 886566 29-Aug-2013 15:03
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Applied the fix last night. Found things don't load as fast now though. Anyone else find that?

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  Reply # 886577 29-Aug-2013 15:19
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geekiegeek:
michaelmurfy: And this is why I still think the Raspberry Pi is the best option :/


How's the Netflix and Hulu support on the Rasp Pi? That's my main use of ATV.


I was taking Michael to mean "best option for Plex" rather than starting the whole best client option.




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  Reply # 886578 29-Aug-2013 15:20
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JayTaicho: Applied the fix last night. Found things don't load as fast now though. Anyone else find that?


I heard that was a problem, I believe they've sorted that out this mornings (have about 160 updates throughout the night to that thread), and the update has been migrated back to the main github repo rather than a fork.




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  Reply # 886589 29-Aug-2013 15:25
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chiefie: Just notice that my ATV2 had some "update" with new channels, and it broke PlexConnect.


Any particular reason you have not just JB'd it and installed regular Plex or XBMC  (It is a ATV2?)

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  Reply # 886593 29-Aug-2013 15:29
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chiefie: Just notice that my ATV2 had some "update" with new channels, and it broke PlexConnect.


Any particular reason you have not just JB'd it and installed regular Plex or XBMC  (It is a ATV2?)


On the later version of the JB IOS (5.2 I think) , Plex doesn't install.  Unless their are some hoops to jump through.  I have firecore on mine and plex doesn't show up - and even a manual install doesn't work.





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  Reply # 886608 29-Aug-2013 16:00
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chiefie: Just notice that my ATV2 had some "update" with new channels, and it broke PlexConnect.


Any particular reason you have not just JB'd it and installed regular Plex or XBMC  (It is a ATV2?)


Reason? What about "CBF"... *heeh*




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  Reply # 886782 29-Aug-2013 22:45
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JayTaicho: Applied the fix last night. Found things don't load as fast now though. Anyone else find that?


I heard that was a problem, I believe they've sorted that out this mornings (have about 160 updates throughout the night to that thread), and the update has been migrated back to the main github repo rather than a fork.


Just installed updated repo. Things loading a lot better now.


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  Reply # 886805 30-Aug-2013 03:04
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geekiegeek:
michaelmurfy: And this is why I still think the Raspberry Pi is the best option :/


How's the Netflix and Hulu support on the Rasp Pi? That's my main use of ATV.


I was taking Michael to mean "best option for Plex" rather than starting the whole best client option.


Never tried it, I have quite a bit of local content in 1080p of which works perfect on the RasPi so suits my needs well.

There is however a tutorial [Here] for those willing to give it a shot.




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  Reply # 886822 30-Aug-2013 06:29
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Jaytaicho - you have a link with some details?




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