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Wish list for August firmware

Discussion in 'NEO Z64A Official Firmware Releases' started by MINIX - Ken, Jul 30, 2015.

  1. Wolfgang Murlebach

    Wolfgang Murlebach New Member

    a backup and recovery app for the who;e machine would be great

    thanks
    Wolfgang
  2. mak90

    mak90 New Member

  3. Azalin

    Azalin New Member

    Please also fix support for UPZ/Ziggo Horizon Go app.
    It appears to launch but when taken to the list of channels the app just disappears, it essentially crashes to desktop. Might be something Liberty Global did or did not do but the app does work on any of my mobile devices.
  4. klatuu

    klatuu New Member

    Please fix the hdmi neo a2 Sound problem...
  5. MINIX - Ken

    MINIX - Ken MINIX Team Member Administrator

    Yes, it has been fixed.
    We shall release the next firmware the coming week, thanks!

    Sorry about the delay, again!
  6. MINIX - Ken

    MINIX - Ken MINIX Team Member Administrator

    Some apps don't contain the "x86 processor" library and thus couldn't run/launch on Z64A.

    It's not something that we could fix... please understand.

    For apps with both x86 & ARM processor library, they should work just fine.
  7. seeke

    seeke Member

    If not too late, one more suggestion for a fix with the new firmware.:

    Now, if you have an air mouse pointer turned on and you select "sleep", Minix will turn on when you move the mouse (e.g. To put it away). Can sleep deactivate mouse?
  8. Azalin

    Azalin New Member

    Understood. I feared it would be something the app developer would have to do and seeing that it isn't a company that is prone to listen to it's customers it'll never be compatible... Oh well. At least NPO knows how it is done.
  9. MINIX - Ken

    MINIX - Ken MINIX Team Member Administrator

    we don't have an account to test this, anybody may help?

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  10. Uri Eshed

    Uri Eshed New Member

    So, is the August 2015 and then September 2015 firmware for the z64 out?
    when can we upgrade?
    will it be available for the automatic update also?
  11. Lorenzo Resta

    Lorenzo Resta New Member

    It is now end oft september and still no "August" firmware update around. Can we have a reliable date for the firmware update?
  12. midnight

    midnight Moderator Moderator

    Be patient, when it's ready they will release it......check out the Forum rules, point 10 I believe!
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  13. Apocalypso

    Apocalypso Member

    Personally I would rather they take the extra time to perfect the update before releasing it, than to release a wonky update filled with performance bugs. Good things take time!
  14. RaceJay

    RaceJay New Member

    Hi'all!
    I've installed the Kodi that can be found on the Google Play Store and it seems to work just fine. Is there any performance gain or stability if i install the 'Z64 Special' Kodi instead?
    Cheers!
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  15. Talpaz

    Talpaz New Member

    An integrated samba server solution so to avoid rooting the device.

    A better support for mount/unmount external Hds...

    I get this notification at startup and I have to wait several minutes for the process to finish...
    "preparing removable storage
    checking for errors"

    I' expectations started another thread about this problem.

    Thanks
    Stefano
  16. Sean89Butler

    Sean89Butler New Member

    Just wanted to let everyone know, the latest Sling TV update now works on Minix devices. I've tested on my Z64A, X8-H Plus, and X6.
    MINIX - Ken likes this.
  17. Talpaz

    Talpaz New Member

    ...and google play movies says that it's not supported on this device....

    Stefano
    Last edited: Oct 4, 2015
  18. MINIX - Ken

    MINIX - Ken MINIX Team Member Administrator

    Very sorry about the delay,
    I've just created the new firmware thread.
    Thanks for the patience.
  19. midnight

    midnight Moderator Moderator

    Dont be sorry , I and many many others appreciate the time and effort you and the team put into this for the community!! enjoy your holidays(y)
    Apocalypso likes this.
  20. RaceJay

    RaceJay New Member

    Hope it comes with the updated launcher, the one with the updated Kodi logo :)
    Also, the bug fixes for the A2 Lite remote and the weather info near the launchers clock.
    Last edited: Nov 3, 2015
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