nzbget - command-line based binary newsgrabber for nzb files

Distribution: Ubuntu 12.04 LTS (Precise Pangolin)
Repository: Ubuntu Universe amd64
Package name: nzbget
Package version: 0.7.0
Package release: 2
Package architecture: amd64
Package type: deb
Installed size: 448 B
Download size: 178.67 KB
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NZBGet is a command-line based binary newsgrabber that uses nzb files as described in, they are commonly used to describe binaries posted in the Usenet that span multiple posts. nzbget can be run as a standalone tool, in client/server mode or as a daemon, which makes it ideal to run on NAS-devices or routers. nzbget supports automatic par-check/-repair can use scripts to postprocess downloaded files, for example to stream them to an audio/video player.



    Binary package: nzbget_0.7.0-2_amd64.deb
    Source package: nzbget

    Install Howto

    1. Update the package index:
      # sudo apt-get update
    2. Install nzbget deb package:
      # sudo apt-get install nzbget


    • /usr/bin/nzbget
    • /usr/share/doc/nzbget/README.gz
    • /usr/share/doc/nzbget/changelog.Debian.gz
    • /usr/share/doc/nzbget/copyright
    • /usr/share/doc/nzbget/examples/nzbget.conf.example.gz
    • /usr/share/doc/nzbget/examples/nzbgetd
    • /usr/share/doc/nzbget/examples/postprocess-example.conf
    • /usr/share/doc/nzbget/examples/
    • /usr/share/man/man1/nzbget.1.gz


    2011-07-13 - Andreas Moog <> nzbget (0.7.0-2) unstable; urgency=low * debian/control: - point to updated gitweb location on alioth - update description (Closes: #627940) * debian/rules: - build with libpar2 to enable automatic par-check/-repair * debian/patches/link-order.patch: - Libraries in LDFLAGS cause issues with ld --as-needed, put them in LDADD instead. - build with dh-autoreconf due to changes to * debian/patches/ac_lang_source.patch: - Use AC_LANG_SOURCE macro to make sure configure is generated correctly.

    2011-05-06 - Andreas Moog <> nzbget (0.7.0-1) unstable; urgency=low * Initial release (Closes: #624381)