How to Install Kodi 18 Leia on Lubuntu 14.04 Trusty Easy Guide

April 13, 2018 | By thelinuxevangelist | Filed in: Tutorial.

Install Kodi Lubuntu 14.04 Trusty

Hello Lubuntu User! The Tutorial Shows You Step-by-Step How to Install and Getting-Started with Latest Kodi 18 Leia on Lubuntu 14.04 Trusty LTS 32/64-bit GNU/Linux Desktop.

And Kodi for Lubuntu 14.04 (formerly known as XBMC) is an Award-Winning Free and Open Source (GPL) Software Media Center for Playing Videos, Music, Pictures, Games, and more.

Most Noteworthy about Kodi Nightly Builds: Since only Bug Fixes are going in right now, nightly builds are As Stable (if not more so) As Beta Builds.

Finally, here are the Kodi Features at a Glance:

  • Music: Kodi can play all your music including AAC, MP3, FLAC, OGG, WAV and WMA formats.
  • Movies: Kodi can Play All the Main Video Formats, including streamable online media, ISOs, 3D, H.264, HEVC, WEBM.
  • TV Shows: The TV shows library supports episode and season views with posters or banners, watched tags, show descriptions and actors.
  • Photos: Import Pictures into a library and browse the different views, start a slideshow, sort or filter them all using your remote control.
  • PVR and Live TV: Kodi allows you to Watch and Record Live TV all from the GUI interface. It works with a number of popular backends including MediaPortal, MythTV, NextPVR, Tvheadend, VDR, Windows Media Center, and more.
  • Add-ons: Take Kodi to a whole new level with the vast selection of community created add-ons that are available though our repositories.
  • Skin: Kodi allows you to completely Change the whole GUI.
  • UPnP: With UPnP compatibility you can stream to and from any other Kodi instances and play to other UPnP compatible devices in your home with ease
  • Web Interfaces: Interact with Kodi using its JSON-RPC based remote interface.
  • Remote Controls: With support for hundreds of remote controls, CEC-compatible TVs, or one of the new Smartphone and Tablet Apps, Kodi allows you to control your media your way.
How to Install Kodi on Linux Lubuntu 14.04 Trusty - Featured
  1. Open a Shell Terminal emulator window
    Ctrl+Alt+t on desktop
    (Press “Enter” to Execute Commands)

    How to Install Kodi on Linux Lubuntu 14.04 Trusty - open terminal
  2. Enable the Kodi Lubuntu PPA Repository

    Enabled Kodi Lubuntu PPA

    Follow instructions to Setup the Nightly Channel.

  3. Installing Kodi for Linux Lubuntu

    sudo apt install kodi
  4. Finally, Launch & Enjoy Kodi!

    kodi

    Or Better make Use of the Desktop Launcher…
    How to Install Kodi on Lubuntu 14.04 Trusty - UI

  5. How to Install Kodi on Lubuntu 14.04 Trusty - UI


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