Mac OS X - Yosemite

  Thread Rating:
  • 0 Votes - 0 Average
  • 1
  • 2
  • 3
  • 4
  • 5
Post Reply
activate Offline
Fan
Posts: 598
Joined: Feb 2011
Reputation: 1
Smile  Yosemite
Post: #1
Normally, I don't bother about unreleased software but this is a positive so Nod Gave Gotham a go on 10.10 DP1 on a recent iMac with you tube and local library. All good!

Macmini Server 2011 i7 Quad Core, OS 10.8.2, Amp Onkyo TX-SR308 USB WD drives 3x2TB TV Samsung Plasma 720p EyeTV Integration
There are only 10 kinds of people in this world, those who understand binary, and those who don't.



find quote
Ned Scott Offline
Team-XBMC Wiki Guy
Posts: 19,909
Joined: Jan 2011
Reputation: 247
Location: Arizona, USA
Post: #2
Nice! Maybe we'll finally have a smooth update with OS X (fingers crossed, knock on wood, etc)

You can make easy links to the XBMC wiki using double brackets around common XBMC words: [[debug log]] = debug log, [[Video library]] = Video library, [[SMB]] = SMB , [[userdata]] = userdata, etc
find quote
cbmuir Offline
Junior Member
Posts: 1
Joined: Jan 2013
Reputation: 0
Post: #3
My TV machine is a Mac Mini, that has been running 10.8.5. I installed 10.10 on an external disk just to play around with it, and installed XBMC 13.1 and to my surprise, it worked! I haven't stressed it beyond watching a few shows, and letting it do it's database scans, but no problems so far.
find quote
arubinst Offline
Junior Member
Posts: 22
Joined: Jan 2011
Reputation: 1
Location: Lausanne, Switzerland
Post: #4
It actually seems to work better on my 2010 Mac Mini on Yosemite than on Mavericks. I have been having image tearing problems and they're gone on Yosemite. Video is actually silky smooth...

Mac Mini Intel Core 2 Duo 2.4Ghz | 8GB DDR3 | NVIDIA GeForce 320M | Synology DS412+ | 1 TB Time Capsule | Samsung 65" UE65HU8500 | Onkyo TX-NR809 AVR | Jamo S 426 HCS 3 5.0 Speaker system | Yamaha YST-SW012 Subwoofer | Mac OS X 10.9.3 (Mavericks) | Gotham
find quote
AlessandroSS Offline
Member
Posts: 78
Joined: Nov 2009
Reputation: 0
Location: Brazil
Post: #5
I installed Yosemite today, and XBMC 13.1 is working fine on it.

There's only one problem I noticed that is on Apple's side: my TV is connected to my iMac and is its second screen, through display port and an adapter to HDMI. The top OSX menu is always appearing on top of XBMC, too bad to watch movies like this... In Mavericks it took a while for them to fix the second monitor issues, now after upgrading to Yosemite this OSX menu started to be on top of XBMC.

Safari has a new design in Yosemite but is too slow, hope it gets better in future releases.

[Image: widget][Image: watched-fanart.jpg]
find quote
klaetsch Offline
Junior Member
Posts: 2
Joined: Nov 2013
Reputation: 0
Post: #6
Confirmed. Using Yosemite Beta 1 and Gotham 13.1, the well known "mouse-bug" from the introduction of Mavericks is back again. Meaning, in full-screen mode, you cannot move the mouse pointer completely up. It gets stuck approx. at 10% from the top of the screen, so using skins which have the controls in the upper part of the screen cannot be used.

Only work around so far (as it was in Mavericks) is to bring XBMC to window mode (CMD + F) operate the controls and bring it back to fullscreen mode (CMD + F).

Maybe with Yosemite final this behaviour is automatically fixed, but honestly I doubt it. So maybe someone can have a look at it to have a smooth transformation when Yosemite final is available this autumn?

Apart from topic above all (which I tested so far) works smooth with Gotham 13.1 and Yosemite.
(This post was last modified: 2014-07-27 08:53 by klaetsch.)
find quote
Memphiz Offline
Team-XBMC Developer
Posts: 10,657
Joined: Feb 2011
Reputation: 112
Location: germany
Post: #7
how do current 14.0 nightlies behave?

AppleTV2/iPhone/iPod: HowTo find debug logs and everything else which the devs like so much: click here
HowTo setup NFS for XBMC: Wiki NFS
HowTo configure avahi (zeroconf): Wiki Avahi
READ THE IOS FAQ!: iOS FAQ
find quote
usaretama Offline
Junior Member
Posts: 8
Joined: Oct 2012
Reputation: 0
Post: #8
(2014-07-27 19:13)Memphiz Wrote:  how do current 14.0 nightlies behave?

Hardware: 2013 late 15" Retina MBP (2880x1800)

Resolution setting :
1440 x 900 - normal
2880 x 1800 -abnormal , the top half content disappears , I will update the photo when I go home.

It's normal when using OSX Mavericks.
find quote
Memphiz Offline
Team-XBMC Developer
Posts: 10,657
Joined: Feb 2011
Reputation: 112
Location: germany
Post: #9
I ment the mouse cursor problem described by klaetsch tbh ...

AppleTV2/iPhone/iPod: HowTo find debug logs and everything else which the devs like so much: click here
HowTo setup NFS for XBMC: Wiki NFS
HowTo configure avahi (zeroconf): Wiki Avahi
READ THE IOS FAQ!: iOS FAQ
find quote
usaretama Offline
Junior Member
Posts: 8
Joined: Oct 2012
Reputation: 0
Post: #10
1440x900
[Image: xbmc_1440x900_0.png]

As long as setting resolution to 2880x1800
[Image: xbmc_2880x1800.png]

Even If you decide to cancel the resolution changing,
("Would you like to keep this change?" Choose: No)

it still behaves like this :
[Image: xbmc_1440x900.png]

or the same situation with 2880x1800 case..
(This post was last modified: Yesterday 16:45 by usaretama.)
find quote