OpenELEC, an embedded operating system built specifically to run XBMC, the open source entertainment media hub, is now at version 3.0 RC2.
This current development release is based on XBMC 12.0 Frodo, a free and open source (GPL) software media player and entertainment hub for digital media available for multiple platforms.
Highlights of OpenELEC 3.0 RC2:
• A patch to support Automake 1.13 has been implemented;
• An option to build without UPnP, MySQL, sshlib, and optical drive support has been added;
• Support for LME2510 USB DVB devices has been added;
• 'killall5' applet has been added;
• Linux kernel has been updated to version 3.7.3.
A complete list of changes can be found in the official announcement.
Download OpenELEC 3.0 RC2 right now from Softpedia. Remember that this is a development version and it should NOT be installed on production machines. It is intended for testing purposes only.