Kodi (formerly XBMC) for OMV

  • Kodi (formerly XBMC)

    In this post I will show you how to compile from sources and install Kodi (aka xbmc) on Openmediavault.
    Attn. you need at least 10 Gb free space on disk with omv s.o.


    • Installing the required packages/dependencies

      apt-get install python-software-properties pkg-config
      apt-get install software-properties-common
      apt-get install freeglut3 freeglut3-dev libdrm-dev doxygen swig git-core

      - For intel graphics: apt-get install xorg xserver-xorg-video-intel libva-intel-vaapi-driver
      - For amd graphics: apt-get install xorg xserver-xorg-video-ati
      and follow these instructions for the propieraty drivers AMD/ATI : https://wiki.debian.org/ATIProprietary#AMD_Catalyst_12.6

      apt-get install automake autopoint bison build-essential ccache cmake curl cvs default-jre fp-compiler gawk gdc gettext gperf libasound2-dev libass-dev libavcodec-dev libavfilter-dev libavformat-dev libavutil-dev libbluetooth-dev libbluray-dev libbluray1 libboost-dev libboost-thread-dev libbz2-dev libcap-dev libcdio-dev libcec-dev libcec1 libcrystalhd-dev libcrystalhd3 libcurl3 libcurl4-gnutls-dev libcwiid-dev libcwiid1 libdbus-1-dev libenca-dev libflac-dev libfontconfig-dev libfreetype6-dev libfribidi-dev libglew-dev libiso9660-dev libjasper-dev libjpeg-dev libltdl-dev liblzo2-dev libmad0-dev libmicrohttpd-dev libmodplug-dev libmp3lame-dev libmpeg2-4-dev libmpeg3-dev libmysqlclient-dev libnfs-dev libogg-dev libpcre3-dev libplist-dev libpng-dev libpostproc-dev libpulse-dev libsamplerate-dev libsdl-dev libsdl-gfx1.2-dev libsdl-image1.2-dev libsdl-mixer1.2-dev libshairport-dev libsmbclient-dev libsqlite3-dev libssh-dev libssl-dev libswscale-dev libtiff-dev libtinyxml-dev libtool libudev-dev libusb-dev libva-dev libva-egl1 libva-tpi1 libvdpau-dev libvorbisenc2 libxml2-dev libxmu-dev libxrandr-dev libxrender-dev libxslt1-dev libxt-dev libyajl-dev mesa-utils nasm pmount python-dev python-imaging python-sqlite unzip yasm zip zlib1g-dev

    • Get the source code

      cd $HOME
      git clone git://github.com/xbmc/xbmc.git kodi

    • Compile (perform one step after the other)
      cd $HOME/kodi
      apt-get remove libtag1-dev
      make -C lib/taglib
      make -C lib/taglib install
      make install

    for start use: xinit kodi

    for start at boot follow the steps from here (except step 2 Modify the inittab):

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    Version 1.0 // 19.01.2015

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