[mythtv-users] MythTV on AppleTV

Scott D. Davilla davilla at 4pi.com
Mon Jun 9 20:54:40 UTC 2008


>On Mon, Jun 9, 2008 at 2:39 PM, Brad Fuller <bradallenfuller at gmail.com> wrote:
>>>  I can, I did it as a test for someone wanting to play SCART input
>>>  games. See this page
>>>  http://code.google.com/p/atv-bootloader/wiki/atvdisplay and look for
>>>  composite output near the bottom. This is what is required in
>>>  xorg.conf, it's NTSC but I'm pretty sure it would also work with PAL
>>>  (and the appropriate xorg.conf changes for PAL output).
>>
>  > I'm confused. I didn't know Apple TV had composite out. When I look at
>>  the picture on the apple site, I don't see it.
>
>To quote the very link above that you replied to:
>
>"For composite output, Connect a cable from the green (luma) component
>output on the AppleTV to the yellow composite input on the TV."

And the very important step of configuring xorg to output the 
composite. Just attaching the cable does not cause the composite 
output.

Just an FYI, there is a native AppleTV OS hack to do the same for NTSC and PAL.


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