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Getting tmdb scraper to work in xbmc

If you have trouble getting the tmdb scraper to work in xbmc, and your log shows this: WARNING: failed to load scraper XML Try to install the youtube addon, this installs the “Common Plugin Cache” and that fixed it for … Continue reading

DDclient and loopia.se

Want to update a subdomain on loopia dns automatically? Install ddclient sudo apt-get install ddclient step through the conf, you will replace this conf later. after installed, edit the ddclient.conf sudo nano /etc/ddclient.conf And replace it with this below: ## … Continue reading

Install spotify in ubuntu

This works for Ubuntu 10.04 and is quite straightforward: First add “deb http://repository.spotify.com stable non-free” to your /etc/apt/sources.list sudo nano /etc/apt/sources.list And add “deb http://repository.spotify.com stable non-free” somewhere (without quotes) Add the public key (optional) sudo apt-key adv –keyserver keyserver.ubuntu.com … Continue reading

Installing rtorrent with xmlrpc-c

To run rtorrent with wtorrent you need xmlrpc support, this is a quick guide to installing this in ubuntu (10.10) First install dependencies. sudo apt-get install libncurses5-dev libsigc++-2.0-dev libcurl4-openssl-dev build-essential libxmlrpc-c3-dev Next up: rtorrent libs. wget http://libtorrent.rakshasa.no/downloads/libtorrent-0.12.6.tar.gz sudo tar xvf … Continue reading

How to install asrock 330HT remote

Quick howto on installing 330HT remote in Ubuntu 10.10 Open an terminal First we’ll need lirc: sudo apt-get install lirc Select “None” for both “remote control configuration” and “IR transmitter” And then install lirc-modules-source: sudo apt-get install lirc-modules-source Now for … Continue reading