Boxee - HTPC control software

Questions about applications and software
Forum rules
Before you post please read this

Boxee - HTPC control software

Postby motomartin on Tue Aug 11, 2009 1:13 am

Anyone help me out here pls ?

i'm a bit of a newb and not sure how to install this.

I went to package manager and couldn't find it
I tried cut n paste from the boxee website - didn't work

any clues for me pls ?
motomartin
Level 1
Level 1
 
Posts: 6
Joined: Thu Jul 16, 2009 10:04 pm

Linux Mint is funded by ads and donations.
 

Re: Boxee - HTPC control software

Postby DrHu on Tue Aug 11, 2009 2:49 am

motomartin wrote:I went to package manager and couldn't find it

Being Alpha (not stable and not completely tested ), it is unlikely to be in the default installation repositories; use at your own risk; xorg/desktop, video issues may arise.

http://ubuntumanual.org/posts/196/boxee ... w-you-away
    Boxee alpha is astoundingly stable and smooth
Since it is Alpha software, its stability and other issues will be in question..

In a terminal or use synaptic
--You will have to
  • add that repository to your /etc/apt/sources.list
  • sudo apt-get update
    --then try the install..
User avatar
DrHu
Level 16
Level 16
 
Posts: 6783
Joined: Wed Jun 17, 2009 8:20 pm


Return to Software & Applications

Who is online

Users browsing this forum: karlchen, mama_Mint13Maya and 12 guests