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XBMC 9.11 Camelot Released For The Holidays

Multimedia

Published on 24 December 2009 02:25 PM EST
Written by Michael Larabel in Multimedia
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Version 9.11 "Camelot" of XBMC (formerly known as the X-Box Media Center) is now available for Linux and all supported operating systems. The XBMC 9.11 update brings a new default skin, many user-interface improvements, enhanced surround sound support, support for Blu-ray sub-titles,support for RTMP Flash video streams, proper MMS/MMSH streaming client support, an updated FFmpeg implementation, new movie scrapers, and tons of other changes.

There are also some Linux-specific improvements to XBMC 9.11 and they include PowerPC Linux support, Avahi Zeroconf support, and integration support for DeviceKit.Disks / DeviceKit.Power / ConsoleKit.Manager (too bad the projects renamed themselves).

The full list of XBMC 9.11 changes along with download links can be found at XBMC.org.

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