ObjectiveThe objective is to install Kodi on Ubuntu 18.04 Bionic Beaver Linux
Operating System and Software Versions
- Operating System: - Ubuntu 18.04 Bionic Beaver
RequirementsPrivileged access to your Ubuntu System as root or via
sudocommand is required.
- # - requires given linux commands to be executed with root privileges either directly as a root user or by use of
- $ - requires given linux commands to be executed as a regular non-privileged user
Install Kodi using Ubuntu SoftwareUsing your Graphical User Interface navigate to start menu and search for
Ubuntu Softwareapplication. From there search for
kodi. Once ready select hit
Installbutton. When preompted enter your password with sudo privileges:
Install Kodi from command lineTo install kodi directly from a command line open up terminal and enter:
$ sudo apt install kodi
Install from PPAThe below commands will install Kodi on Ubuntu 18.04 directly from Kodi's PPA repository.
WARNING: As of now, Bionic is not supported by this repository. Make sure it is at the time you do this.
sudo apt-get install software-properties-common sudo add-apt-repository ppa:team-xbmc/ppa sudo apt-get update sudo apt-get install kodi
Start KodiYou can start Kodi from command by entering executing the following linux command:
$ kodiAlternatively, use you start menu and search for