Install Sabnzbd on Debian Linux

Sabnzbdplus is a classic newsgrabber written in python. It works very well with Couchpotato, Sickbeard and Nzbdrone for building your automated PVR system. This site has moved to HTPC Guides


We need to add repositories

echo “deb precise main” | tee -a /etc/apt/sources.list
apt-key adv –keyserver hkp:// –recv-keys 0x98703123E0F52B2BE16D586EF13930B14BB9F05F
apt-get update && apt-get upgrade

Install sabnzbdplus

sudo apt-get install sabnzbdplus

Fire up WinSCP, browse to and open etc/default/sabnzbdplus and change the following


Restart the service

service sabnzbdplus restart

Sabnzbdplus will automatically start on boot J



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