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Now that I've ditched Winblows XP Pro w/SP2 on my wife's pc, I'm rocking Hardy Heron proudly. I used to use my wife's pc to access my multimedia files from Xbox360 via Winblows Media Player 11. It was extremely easy to setup; literally 3 minutes tops and I was really surprised how well it worked and etc.

How can I achieve this with Linux? Preferably, I want it to:

1) Run as a service in the background at all times
2) Be reliable and perform rock solid as WMP11 did
3) Be user friendly

Thanks in advance!

p.s: I'm not asking for a trans-coding software, since the update, Xbox360 can natively decode XVID and the likes on its own.
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I don't know about your requirements but from what I've seen and heard 360 media Server is the way to go as of now. Check out xbox-scene ...
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I've done some research on this matter and came across uShare.

It's installed on my Ubuntu but haven't had the time to test is just yet. Will update once I test it.

Thank you for the effort!
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