Install NZBGet Debian via the command line

In this Installl NZBGet Debian manual. We are going to install NZBGet. So that we can configure NZBGet. To download from the newsgroups.

Make sure your Debian System is up to date.

sudo apt-get update
sudo apt-get upgrade -y

Now we are going to install the requirements for NZBGet.

sudo apt-get install build-essential libsigc++-dev sigc++ libncurses5-dev libssl-dev libxml2-dev libpar2-0-dev unrar unzip p7zip-full -y

Download NZBGet Make sure you have the latest version. See the latest version number.


Unpack NZBGet Beware! If you have downloaded a new version. Then you have to change the version number here. In the example below it is version “15.0”.

tar -xvf nzbget-15.0.tar.gz && cd nzbget-15.0

Now we are going to install NZBGet.

./configure && make && sudo make install && sudo make install-conf

Then start the Nzbget deamon.

nzbget -D

Now you can access NZBget via http://ip.address:6789


Leave password blank or: tegbzn6789

You are now done with the installation of NZBGet on your Debian system.

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