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#1 XanTium


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Posted 19 August 2008 - 05:32 AM

XBMC for Xbox (XboxMediaCenter) SVN rev15026 build of August 19th 2008 compiled by T3CH

This is a complete snapshot of what was in SVN at the time the build was compiled, with just a few small additions:
+ MediaStream skin by Team Razorfish 0.87 [skin/MediaStream]
+ Killarny & Nuka1195 & Pike's Apple Movie Trailers (AMT) SVN pre-0.99.7 rev2276 [scripts/Apple Movie Trailers]
+ Team XBMC Lyrics 1.6.0 rev2266 SCRIPT [scripts/XBMC Lyrics]
+ Asteron's Tetris 1.1 SCRIPT [scripts/Tetris]
+ BigBellyBilly's T3CH Upgrader 1.7 SCRIPT [scripts/T3CH Upgrader]
+ Nuka1195's XBMC-Addons Installer 1.2c PLUGIN [plugins/programs/]
+ Codecs for mplayer [/system/players/mplayer/codecs/*]

Special Note From T3CH:

* Team Razorfish gave me permission to bundle their excellent skin 'MediaStream', so I'm gonna start doing that now. That's also why this release is 25MB larger size than usual.
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* AMT updated to 0.99.7, XBMC Lyrics to 1.6.0, T3CH Upgrader to 1.7
* I will no longer include the Win32.exe that was only meant as a skinning and python development tool. Instead I suggest you use the WIN32/SDL version based on linuxport branch. You can find more info about it here (see the sticky for download).
* If you want to report bugs, please do it the PROPER way, see http://xbmc.org/wiki...oper_Bug_Report


Here is the FULL changelog since the August 12th 2008 SVN Rev14853 Build (last one posted on xbox-scene):

2008-08-19 15026 merged: Linuxport changes through to rev 15020
2008-08-18 15020 fixed: Ticket #4496 (XBMC locks up when trying to "log off" to switch to a different user)
2008-08-18 15019 merged: Linuxport changes from rev 15005 -> 15016
2008-08-18 15006 fixed: Ticket #4588 - Keymap.xml errors in log file
2008-08-18 15005 merged: Linuxport changes from rev 15000 -> 15004
2008-08-18 15000 merged: Linuxport changes from rev 14910 -> 14998
2008-08-14 14914 fixed: Ticket #4487 - UPPERCASE labels in Mediastream skin.
2008-08-14 14912 merged: merged: Linuxport changes from rev 14888 -> 14910
2008-08-13 14888 merged: Linuxport changes from rev 14853 -> 14887

INSTALL NOTES from T3CH readme/nfo:

- Fresh Install: Transfer _whole_ XBMC folder to your APPS folder (or where you want it).
- Upgrade: Backup the XBMC\UserData folder. Transfer whole XBMC folder to Xbox. Overwrite UserData folder with your backed up copy.

ARE NOT COVERED IN THIS README, SEE http://forums.xbox-s...howtopic=406656

- Option 1. Team XBMC's shortcut tool.
It's included in the _tools folder as <<SHORTCUT by TEAM XBMC.xbe>> + <<SHORTCUT by TEAM XBMC.cfg>>.
Instructions here: http://xbmc.org/wiki...=As_a_Dashboard (Option 1).
Rename the <<SHORTCUT by TEAM XBMC.xbe>>+.cfg & also EDIT the .cfg so it matches your config.
- Option 2. Thanks to an app called 'Team UIX's Xbe Shortcut Maker v1.0' by JbOnE, it's now easy...
Transfer contents of XBMC folder (this is VERY important since the tool is hardcoded) TO "E:\APPS\XBMC\". Rename <<SHORTCUT by TEAM UIX.xbe>> to something your bios can boot (see http://xbmc.org/wiki...=As_a_Dashboard or read your BIOS README) and transfer to location your mod solution boots. No need to fiddle with HOME tag anymore, and future upgrades you need not to worry about this file (unless you move XBMC).

XBMC has a system for Media plugins to allow browsing of remote content (Internet) using the regular filesystem approach.
Plugins are put inside >>XBMC/plugins/<video/music/pictures>/<< (I already do this for the one/s I include), furthermore they also need to be installed as a source in (video/music/pictures).
You do this install by using the contextmenu choice >>Add New Source<< while in ROOT list and then choosing ***Plugins as source.
Then you highlight (not select) the folder of the plugin you want to install. It will be saved inside sources.xml for future.

Good to know, this requires DirectX9 Runtimes to be installed. Also this doesn't work with all graphics cards.
You need to:
- Copy XBMC_PC.exe & 'run_me_first.bat' from win32 to XBMC folder
- Run 'run_me_first.bat'
- Run XBMC_PC.exe

If you're updating from a VERY old/bad build you may get issues. Follow these simple rules:
- Replace (FTP OVERWRITE) all files in your XBMC folder with fresh ones from your new build
- Delete old settings (from UserData/guisettings.xml)
- In some rare cases some of the database files in UserData/Database/*.db may need manual deletion (usually if they are very old). Note: This loses all per file settings you made with the old build!

INFORMATION from T3CH readme/nfo:

XBMC's online manual can be found at http://xbmc.org/wiki/?title=Main_Page .
Any questions or support issues, are best asked in the XBMC support forums, which are located at http://xbmc.org/forum/ , or in the official IRC support channel, #XBMC on Freenode IRC network (irc.freenode.net). (NOTE folks in #XBMC can't help with info where to find builds)

If you want other scripts (extra 3rd party components), see
- http://www.xbmcscripts.com or use the included script installer!

If you want trainers, grab them at
- http://www.google.co...q=xbox trainers

The xbe has been retail patched and was built using v5849 of the XDK.

If you want to remove the startup logo, remove splash.png from the \media folder.
If you want to remove the startup sound, remove start.wav from the \skin\Project Mayhem III\sounds\ folder.

XBMC Changelog is included, see Changelog.txt

Official XBMC Website: http://xbmc.org
Official T3CH Website: http://t3ch.yi.se

#2 juan_2006


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Posted 19 August 2008 - 06:09 AM

wow i like that skin biggrin.gif thanks t3ch!! thanks team XBMC!!

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Posted 19 August 2008 - 06:32 AM

neato! thanks y'all biggrin.gif

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Posted 19 August 2008 - 08:04 AM

Thanks to t3ch and all XBMC developers!

The new skin looks cool... I will try this one! cool.gif

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Posted 19 August 2008 - 08:27 AM

lol I knew this was going to happen...the skin is just too professional and definitely gave pm3 some competion smile.gif

#6 neal73


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Posted 19 August 2008 - 09:08 AM

Why Mediastream and not Aeon? For the xbox Aeon seems a better skin (especially the Aeon lite modded version).

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Posted 19 August 2008 - 11:40 AM

i tried mediastream and it was ok but it doesnt compare to the orginal skin. Is Aeon better than the original ?



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Posted 19 August 2008 - 11:52 AM

XBMC, the single greatest piece of homebrew ever

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Posted 19 August 2008 - 12:45 PM

xbmc, i <3 you

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Posted 19 August 2008 - 01:40 PM

QUOTE(neal73 @ Aug 19 2008, 10:44 AM) View Post

Why Mediastream and not Aeon? For the xbox Aeon seems a better skin (especially the Aeon lite modded version).

aeon is 720p only and not all users have HD tvs

thanx team XBMC and team RAZORFISH

Edited by shizzle01, 19 August 2008 - 01:53 PM.

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Posted 19 August 2008 - 02:33 PM

Wow, gonna go check this out. Thanks guys!

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Posted 19 August 2008 - 03:18 PM

QUOTE(shizzle01 @ Aug 19 2008, 02:16 PM) View Post

aeon is 720p only and not all users have HD tvs
thanx team XBMC and team RAZORFISH

Does it do 1080i?

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Posted 19 August 2008 - 04:42 PM

QUOTE(DeMoN_DARREN @ Aug 19 2008, 07:28 AM) View Post

XBMC, the single greatest piece of homebrew ever


I have be a big fan of xTV, but I'm gonna have to check this one out.

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Posted 19 August 2008 - 05:22 PM

i love the look of media stream & aeon , but i still find pm3 easier and more functional (family & friends agree)

Edited by cooljerk_dv, 19 August 2008 - 05:22 PM.

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Posted 19 August 2008 - 06:09 PM

I'm going to update and try this skin out now biggrin.gif

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