This is simple enough really: an addon for XBMC that allows you to browse (and stream) from an Air Video server.
To install this in XBMC, download the zip file above, save it somewhere you can find it, then
System -> Settings -> Addons -> Install from zip file
and browse for the file you just downloaded
Be sure to configure the “Location” in the preferences before use (this should be the ip address of your air video server).
I can take very little credit for this. Most of the Air Video code comes from Jeremy Debate’s port of JP Hastings-Spital’s ruby library for interacting with Air Video, with some minor modifications here and there to get it to work from within XBMC.
Note that I’ve only tested this on Frodo, the latest development build. I would expect it to work without issue in Eden also however.
UPDATE: Please note that if you open a video by simply selecting/clicking it, it will not be transcoded (xbmc will simply attempt to play the file as-is). Transcoding requires opening the file via the context menu/right-click/’C’-key, and does not appear to work correctly in current versions of XBMC due to lack of support for the stream format. Please read the comments below for further details.
(Thanks for signorRossi for this information).