How to Install Kodi Media Center 19.0 in Ubuntu 20.04/18.04

The Kodi media center 19.0 now is available to install via its official Ubuntu PPA. Kodi 19.0 “Matrix” is a new major release for the open-source home theater software. Though it’s not officially announced at the moment of writing, the PPA packages has been updated, available for Ubuntu 18.04, Ubuntu 20.04, Ubuntu 20.10, Linux Mint… Continue reading How to Install Kodi Media Center 19.0 in Ubuntu 20.04/18.04

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Kodi 18.9 Released with HTTP Access Workaround [PPA]

Kodi media center released one more update for the 18.x “Leia” a day ago, with a quick workaround to the third-party HTTP2 and SSL changes that impacted internet access from Kodi by scrapers, streaming addons, etc. Okay, one more roll of the “Leia” die, although this one is really driven by circumstances beyond our control.… Continue reading Kodi 18.9 Released with HTTP Access Workaround [PPA]

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Kodi Media Center 18.8 Released [Ubuntu PPA]

Kodi Media Center 18.8 was released today with various fixes. Here’s how to install it in Ubuntu 16.04, Ubuntu 18.04, and Ubuntu 20.04. Kodi 18.8 is likely to be the final release in the 18.x “Leia” series. Release highlights include: Fixes a severe security issue in gnutls (Linux) Other significant library/compatibility updates Gets client/server on… Continue reading Kodi Media Center 18.8 Released [Ubuntu PPA]

Kodi 18.7 Released! How to Install it in Ubuntu 20.04

Kodi media center 18.7 was released today. Now it’s available to install via PPA in Ubuntu 16.04, Ubuntu 18.04, Ubuntu 19.10, and Ubuntu 20.04. Kodi 18.7 is a bug-fix release that contains following changes: Add more PVR context menu support. Add scroll to plot on PVR Channel Guide Dialog Add an icon for Blu-rays PVR… Continue reading Kodi 18.7 Released! How to Install it in Ubuntu 20.04

Kodi 18.6 Available to Install via PPA in Ubuntu 18.04

Kodi Media Center 18.6 now is available to install via its official PPA in Ubuntu 16.04, Ubuntu 18.04, Ubuntu 19.10, and their derivatives. Kodi 18.6 is a maintenance release contains mainly bug-fixes and stability improvements. It’s not officially announced at the moment. According to the changelog, changes in the new release include: add image mime… Continue reading Kodi 18.6 Available to Install via PPA in Ubuntu 18.04