Kodibuntu Helix 14 running on my new HTPC

So I had to get another HTPC since I spend my life moving between two houses, during the week and weekend.

On one of that houses I have a SamsungUE40D5700 SmartTV (2011 version, very slow one!) and my ASUS barebone S1AT5NM10E (working flawlessly since 2011) running Ubuntu Server. I have Plex Media Server installed, serving video to my SmartTV and to my iPhone. I have another TV on the same house, not Smart, so I had to buy a Chromecast and I use Plex iOS app to cast to that TV.

Since I use Plex Media Server, I never felt the urge to install any graphical OS on my barebone, neither KODI (previously known as XBMC) not even OpenELEC. But since on my other house I don’t have a SmartTV, I had to opt in on Kodibuntu. So…

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Plex Scrobbling to Trakt

There’s a new project ongoing that will allow us all to scrobble our TV-Shows directly from Plex to Trakt.

It’s just a proof of concept, but it will be a Plex Plugin. For now, you can still use the provided script.py that just work fine

Just check it out cloning this repo

And you can set your own service, using this /etc/init.d daemon

Happy scrobbling!

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