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Ubuntu Install Guide

  1. Install Deluge
  2. Updating
  3. Removing
  4. Add PPA Repository
    1. Ubuntu 9.10 (Karmic) and newer
    2. Ubuntu 9.04 (Jaunty) and older
  5. FAQ
    1. How do i fix 'add-apt-repository: command not found'?

Install Deluge

Deluge is included in the official Ubuntu repositories but may be out of date. For latest version use the PPA Repository

In Synaptic Package Manager, quick search 'deluge'

To install from the terminal:

 sudo apt-get install deluge


In Synaptic Package Manager, click Reload, Mark All Upgrades then Apply

From the terminal:

  sudo apt-get update
  sudo apt-get upgrade


In Synaptic Package Manager, quick search 'deluge'

  sudo apt-get remove deluge

Add PPA Repository

The unofficial Deluge PPA is here and typically will be updated within a week of new releases. Use this PPA for the most current, updated version of Deluge.

Ubuntu 9.10 (Karmic) and newer

sudo add-apt-repository ppa:deluge-team/ppa
sudo apt-get update

Ubuntu 9.04 (Jaunty) and older

  • Jaunty 9.04 may also be updated as per Karmic see this post

Add the PPA Repository to your sources list. (See the Lauchpad PPA Help).

sudo gedit /etc/apt/sources.list

Add these lines to the bottom of the sources list (replace jaunty if other version)

deb jaunty main 
deb-src jaunty main 

Add key of repository

 sudo apt-key adv --keyserver --recv-keys 249AD24C


How do i fix 'add-apt-repository: command not found'?

Install add-apt-repository:

sudo apt-get install python-software-properties