[packman] Kodi Package to be compiled with libshairplay

Paul Guyot paul.guyot at gmail.com
Sun Feb 8 07:37:51 CET 2015

Fantastic! I grabbed it from your branch, and AirPlay works great now.
Thank you very much! I'm glad to see this get into the mainstream
repository as well.


On Saturday, February 7, 2015, Sagi Ben-Akiva <sagiben at gmail.com> wrote:

> Hi Paul,
> I enabled AirPlay in my Kodi branch, this build also contains latest Kodi
> version, 14.1.
> You can get it from the following like in order to test :
> http://pmbs.links2linux.de:82/home:/sagiben/Multimedia_openSUSE_13.1/x86_64/
> I will also create a pull request and merge it to Multimedia repository.
> Thanks,
>   Sagi.
> On Fri, Feb 6, 2015 at 8:09 AM, Paul Guyot <paul.guyot at gmail.com
> <javascript:_e(%7B%7D,'cvml','paul.guyot at gmail.com');>> wrote:
>> Hello!
>> First off, thanks for your contributions to the SUSE community! I've been
>> using your repositories for years.
>> I have been recently troubleshooting an issue with Kodi (previously known
>> as XBMC) on my OpenSUSE 13.1 system. I have Kodi-14.0-8.2.x86_64.rpm
>> installed and am trying to get Kodi to work with AirPlay for iOS devices.
>> My troubleshooting is logged on the current thread in the Kodi forums
>> here:
>> http://forum.kodi.tv/showthread.php?tid=216913
>> Essentially, the AirPlay function in Kodi isn't working because the
>> package
>> is not built with the libshairplay library included. This library can be
>> found here: https://github.com/juhovh/shairplay, as well as in the
>> additional Multimedia repository on OpenSUSE (
>> http://download.opensuse.org/repositories/multimedia:/libs/openSUSE_13.1/
>> ).
>> This brings me to two requests:
>> - Could you please include/support shairplay in your repository.
>> - Could you please build Kodi with libshairplay installed and detected. As
>> per the forum, you should see in the config.log for the Kodi configure a
>> "AirTunes support: yes (libshairplay)" line entry if successful. You may
>> also need the -devel lib for shairplay.
>> Doing so will enable Kodi to work via AirPlay and take advantage of its
>> full functionality.
>> Thank you in advance.
>> Paul.
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