DVBLogic have released DVBLink version 4.5.1 adding official XBMC support. With the new version you can watch live and recorded TV, browse the TV EPG and mange recordings all from XBMC. This opens up the possibility of using DVBLink with the Raspberry Pi making it a great little TV extender.

As well as the XBMC features there are also lots of bug fixes, see DVBLogic’s page for details. If your new to DVBLink give the trial version at try and see how it works for you.


DVBLink suit v4.5.1 is available! Now including official XBMC support!

09 Sep 2012

DVBLink products v4.5.1 are released!

DVBLink product suit now includes official support for XBMC with the help ofDVBLink XBMC addon. This addon features live and recorded TV, EPG support and timer recording management with the operations optimized for using a remote control. The addon screenshots are available on our website:
DVBLink XBMC Addon screenshots 
The addon can be downloaded from our Wiki.

We are working on making the addon available in XBMC official repository.

What is also new/fixed:

  • Fixed: server hangs when going to standby with one of the clients streaming

DVBLink TVSource

  • Fixed: incorrect Chinese characters in channel names and EPG
  • Fixed: diseqc commands do not work and channel changes fail for TBS tuners when TBS CI dll is used
  • Fixed: unicable channel changes work unreliably on Techontrend sat tuners

DVBLink Connect! Server

  • Fixed: getting epg for a channel in web interface takes a long time
  • Fixed: opening live stream when using indirect http streaming takes a long time
  • Added: timer and recorded content management pages to web interface
  • Fixed: incorrect EPG information for channels with a small amount of epg data when built-in recorder is used
  • Fixed: unable to select drive, which is larger than 2TB as a recording path for built-in recorder
  • Fixed: pre-record margin cannot be modified for built-in recorder
  • Fixed: impossible to add a manual recording that crosses 00:00 time
  • Added: return channel type (tv/radio) in get_channels API request

DVBLink v4.5.1 products can be downloaded from the main page of our 
The installation instructions are described on our Wiki.


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