SSH into Apple TV

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

  1. HudsonsHalfHour macrumors member

    May 19, 2009
    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. macrazee macrumors regular

    Jan 4, 2009
    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. AwakenedLands macrumors member

    Nov 4, 2009
    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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