Latest Kodi (XBMC) on Raspbian with remote control

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pi2Some easy steps to install kodi on raspbian Update the Pi:

sudo apt-get update
sudo apt-get rpi-update
sudo apt-get dist-upgrade

Install Kodi

sudo apt-get install kodi

For the remote control we need to add group to kodi

sudo adduser kodi input

Now we can start Kodi by running:

kodi &

If you want to start it when the Pi boots edit the file /etc/defaults/kodi and change the 2nd line to ENABLED=1