How to Install XBMC on ATV2?

The following HOW-TO requires you to have Jailbroken ATV2 version 4.1 or 4.2.1

  • $ ssh root@<your ATV2 IP address>
  • root@<your ATV2 IP address>'s password: ''enter your password here, it should be "alpine" if you haven't changed it''
  • $ echo "deb ./" > /etc/apt/sources.list.d/xbmc.list
  • $ apt-get update
  • $ apt-get install org.xbmc.xbmc-atv2

after XBMC is successfully installed, frontrow(ATV2 home screen) will restart and you will see XBMC in it.