Wednesday, August 24, 2016

How to Install qBittorrent 3.3.6 on Ubuntu 16.04

qBittorrent is a free, open-source and reliable P2P BitTorrent client, available for Linux, FreeBSD, Mac OS X and Windows. It aims to provide a free software alternative to uTorrent.

qBittorrent 3.3.6 changelog : 

    qBittorrent v3.3.6 was released. Minor bugfixes of v3.3.5. It also fixes crashes on launch for some Windows setups. It is a libtorrent problem. On Windows it uses libtorrent 1.0.9+git f716aef5 with commit 45cff5837f7b4af reverted as this one is causing the crashes. Investigation is ongoing. Mac OS X builds are ready too. Ubuntu PPA will follow.

  •     BUGFIX: Do not create save folder in advanc
  •     BUGFIX: Fix upper-bound limit of command line for "Run External Program" in Windows
  •     BUGFIX: Invoke system's cmd.exe directly.
  •     BUGFIX: Workaround space issues in file path for running external program on Windows.
  •     BUGFIX: Fix icons are missing when using RTL languages in Options dialog. 

Installation instructions: 
We can add this PPA to Ubuntu Operating  Systems and install qBittorrent with few easy commands.

Open terminal and insert command line...

$ sudo add-apt-repository ppa:qbittorrent-team/qbittorrent-stable

$ sudo apt-get update

$ sudo apt-get install qbittorrent

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