OPERATION ATV: Beta on the Launcher
I will be updating this thread periodically...
With the new patchstick install vs. the Keith/Jim script install, there are some minor differences. To help all of us (users/mods/Boxee Team) I am going to offer this advice:
Please Purge your old Boxee build and UserData before you run the new Launcher Version Boxee Install.
WARNING: Running the below commands will purge your Boxee DB, user info, etc. from your ATV. You will need to re-index your files and re-enter your user info once you install the new Boxee Beta build.
SSH into your ATV and then simply run the below commands, one at a time:
This should help alleviate the myriad errors people are getting once they install the new Beta build.
sudo rm -rf ~/Applications/Boxee.app
sudo rm -rf ~/Library/Application\ Support/BOXEE
*NEW* Mac Patchstick creator as of 2/19/10 4:40PM CST: http://atvusb-creator.googlecode.com...or-1.0.b13.zip
Windows Patchstick creator: http://atvusb-creator.googlecode.com...tv-win-3.0.zip
Patchstick Creator Guides: http://code.google.com/p/atvusb-creator/w/list
Marcel's Guide to Patchstick Creation: http://forum.boxee.tv/showpost.php?p=90068&postcount=8
Updating the Launcher and Installing Boxee...
On the ATV Menu:
Launcher > Downloads > Launcher 3.2.3
Once that updates, go here:
Launcher > Downloads > Boxee Beta x.x.xx.xxxxx where the x's indicate the current version Boxee.
Once that process is done, you should be able to use Boxee by Selecting:
Launcher > Boxee
Installing Flash 10.0 Final (Recommended) or 10.1 Beta 3 and Firefox 3.6 via the Launcher: http://forum.boxee.tv/showthread.php?t=16153
FIRST STEP - Initial Boxee Login: (Do this before you do anything else in Boxee after a clean install) http://forum.boxee.tv/showpost.php?p=90055&postcount=6
Fix Time Zone Settings http://forum.boxee.tv/showthread.php?t=634
Installing Early Access Betas Manually http://forum.boxee.tv/showthread.php...rly+access+atv
Permission Denied Errors while trying to manipulate the ATV file set? Use this one to unlock it and make your changes: Then this one to change it back when you're done: EXIT ERROR 4: You may find this helpful- http://forum.boxee.tv/showpost.php?p=88083&postcount=31
EXIT ERROR11: You may find this helpful- http://forum.boxee.tv/showpost.php?p=88267&postcount=7
Mount Shares Locally with nitoTV: http://forum.boxee.tv/showpost.php?p=87653&postcount=12
Mount an External USB Drive to ATV: http://forum.boxee.tv/showthread.php?t=16769
Version Checker: Follow this post to determine the versions of installed apps on your ATV http://forum.boxee.tv/showpost.php?p=85061&postcount=47
Streaming choppy? You may find this information useful in describing the situation with Streaming in Boxee on the ATV: http://forum.boxee.tv/showthread.php?t=16676 Start with Post #4 and read on
Last edited by maximusfacq; April 16th, 2010 at 05:15 PM.
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