ShowCase: Boot AppleTV from USB
Another Update: Use external drive via USB for unlimited storage!
Update: The guys at AwkwardTV.org have been very busy. Here are some quick links to their wiki site with some great AppleTV hacks.
- The full deal on How To Boot AppleTV from USB
- Backup your original Hard Drive Save a bit perfect image before you play
- Prepare a Hard Drive for use in the AppleTV
- Enable SSH Without Opening the Apple TV (work still in progress)
- Enable Remote Desktop (VNC)
- How To Enable Mouse (Cursor) on the AppleTV
The full wiki is here. None of this could be done without the hard work of Ozy and his clan at AwkwardTV.org
Ozy from AwkwardTV.org figured out how to write a bootstrap from USB so that he can now start to hack AppleTV without opening the box. Here is a showcase of the USB boot.
If you’re interested in more details on this hack and others, visit AwkwardTV.org for updates.