question about hardware like firetv Apple TV ect.....

JAPGEISHA

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we had a section where we can discussion about firetv apple tv ect can not see it . m i missing anything thx god bless
 

Banister

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Yeah we have to go to http://forums.cablecutters.com to discuss hardware now which is ludicrous to me seeing as when I tried to link to a thread here I found they censor this site.
There are times when the hardware/software line is blurred. An example is I've been trying to get confirmation what are the URL's we need to block for FireTV updates seeing as when Android 6 (Marshmallow) comes out it will take away the Developer Options. This means we will no longer have the ability to update Kodi using abdFire, Apps2Fire and ES File Explorer.
 

Banister

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I'll just drop this comment from the Apps2Fire developer here because it directly affects FireTV hardware while at the same time is software related:

Important: As of Android 6 (marshmallow) Google removed ADB (Android Debug Bridge). ADB is the base function for sideloading. Therefore, Apps2Fire (and similar Apps) will not work anymore. I'm sorry about but I cannot do anything about this. What a pity!

Further to this, there is zero knowledge there and it's like being in a cold white room by yourself due to an unfriendly atmosphere where you feel like you're walking on eggshells not knowing what's allowed and what is.