XBMC 12.3 Frodo fixes released

XBMC is an awesome multi-platform media center application that has become the software of choice for most media HTPCs. The slew of XBMC devices XBMC devices coming up for sale is a testimony to its greatness and growing popularity. This post introduces the recently released XBMC 12.3 Frodo fixes.

Xbmc 12.3 Frodo Fixes

What's New in XBMC 12.3

XBMC 12.3 is a bugfix release. A few highlights include:

  • OSX 10.9 Maverick fixes that appeared when it was release
  • update PVR addons
  • several PVR related bugs
  • memory leaks
  • audio channel mapping
  • possible crash on progress dialog
  • and more

The original release announcement can be found here and the complete changelog for XBMC 12.3 can be found here.

Installation Instructions

Ubuntu Installation
Windows Installation

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Upgrade Instructions

If you followed our installation guide for Ubuntu, then you can upgrade to XBMC 12.3 using the following commands:

sudo apt-get update
sudo apt-get upgrade

On Windows, you can install XBMC 12.3 by running the latest .exe from here and overwriting the existing installation. That's it. Update and enjoy.

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Anand is a self-learned computer enthusiast, hopeless tinkerer (if it ain't broke, fix it), a part-time blogger, and a Scientist during the day. He has been blogging since 2010 on Linux, Ubuntu, Home/Media/File Servers, Smart Home Automation, and related HOW-TOs.

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