kodi.bin man page

kodi.bin ā€” Kodi main executable


kodi.bin [OPTION]... [FILE]...


This is the main executable that will run Kodi.



Runs Kodi in full screen


Kodi runs in a stand alone environment without a window manager and supporting applications. For example, that enables network settings.

-p or --portable

Kodi will look for configurations in install folder instead of ~/.kodi


Enables screen resolutions such as PAL, NTSC, etc.

-l or --lircdev

LircDevice to use. See --help output for the default.

-n or --nolirc

do not use Lirc, aka no remote input.

Referenced By

The man page kodi(1) is an alias of kodi.bin(1).

October 2014 kodi.bin User Commands