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XBMC-SiriServerCore-Plugin

Revised plugin for SiriServerCore that lets you control XBMC with your voice.

Original code can be found here:

https://github.com/Eichhoernchen/SiriServer/blob/master/plugins/XBMC.py

Full credit to Gustavo Hoirisch/Pieter Janssens, original creators

Install Instructions:

  1. Open terminal and type 'easy_install jsonrpclib'

  2. Unpack and copy the XBMC2 folder into your 'plugins/' folder in the SiriServerCore install

  3. Open plugins.conf in the main SiriServerCore directory and add 'XBMC2' in a new line at the bottom of the list

  4. Open editme.py in the plugins/XBMC2 folder and add the host/port/username/password of your XBMC installation

What you can do with this plugin:

  • Update/Clean your libraries ('Update/Clean music/video library')

  • Stop the audio/video players ('Stop music/video player')

  • Pause/Resume the audio/video players ('Pause/Resume music/video player')

  • List the latest added movies 'List latest movies'

  • Play a specified TV Show episode 'Watch (SHOWTITLE) Season (#) Episode (#)'

  • Play a specified movie 'Watch (MOVIETITLE)'

    • If multiple matches are found, you will be presented with a choice and asked to pick a number
  • List the latest/specified artist albums 'List (ARTISTNAME/Latest) albums'

  • Play a specified album 'Listen to album (ALBUMTITLE)'

Future features to be implemented:

  • Playing latest added TV Show episodes

  • Playing random TV Show episodes

  • Letting users pick which to play from list when multiple albums are found

  • Displaying fanart with responses

Let me know what you think!

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