SSH into Apple TV

Discussion in 'Apple TV and Home Theater' started by HudsonsHalfHour, Apr 22, 2010.

  1. macrumors member

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    May 19, 2009
    #1
    Does anyone on a regular basis, use SSH to send media to an AppleTV over the internet? I was wondering if it’s feasible to send movies and shows to an apple tv setup at a friend’s house across the country, and have them appear in his apple tv movies section.

    Very little info on this subject seems to be around.
     
  2. macrumors regular

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    Jan 4, 2009
    #2
    I don't but I see no reason why you couldn't do it. The only limitation would be bandwidth, a good fat pipe on both sides would be a necessity.
     
  3. macrumors member

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    California
    #3
    I use scp to transfer files and background the process all the time. I generally do this while I'm away from my place and want to transfer something to the ATV that I want to watch that night. Usually this is done from my phone :)
     

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