How To Install BleachBit 1.6 On Ubuntu, Debian, Fedora, CentOS, OpenSUSE And Derivative Systems

Hello Linux Geeksters. As you may know, BleachBit is a cleanup program (the Linux equivalent of the CCleaner from Windows), that gets rid of the temporary files on your computer, reduces the number on unnecesary files, in order to increase the free space and the system performance.

The latest version available is BleachBit 1.6. For a list of changes and improvements, see the release notes.

  • Google Chrome: fix error “Favicons is version 29”
  • Google Chrome: clean application cache directory.
  • Google Chrome and Chromium: in the Preferences (JSON) file clean a list of HTTP servers that used SPDY, which can be used to track servers to which the browser was connected
  • Firefox: clean more session restore files
  • Firefox: clean bookmark backups using a new option called Backup.
  • The auto-hide option, which was removed in version 1.0, is available again.
  • Specific to Linux
    • Google Chrome: delete Sync Data Backup
    • Chromium: delete application cache directory
    • Print a message when root account is being cleaned to avoid confusion
    • Whitelist more KDE IPC files under /tmp/ to fix problem launching BleachBit as root

how to install BleachBit 1.6 on Ubuntu 14.10 Utopic Unicorn, Ubuntu 14.04 Trusty Tahr, Ubuntu 12.04 Precise Pangolin, Linux Mint 17.1 Rebecca, Linux Mint 17 Qiana, Linux Mint 13 Maya, Elementary OS 0.3 Freya, Elementary OS 0.2 Luna, Deepin 2014, Peppermint Five, LXLE 14.04, Linux Lite 2.0, Pinguy OS 14.04, Debian 8 Jessie, Debian 7 Wheezy, CentOS 7, CentOS 6, Fedora 20, Fedora 19, OpenSUSE 13.2, OpenSUSE 12.3

In this article I will show you how to install BleachBit 1.6 on Ubuntu 14.10 Utopic Unicorn, Ubuntu 14.04 Trusty Tahr, Ubuntu 12.04 Precise Pangolin, Linux Mint 17.1 Rebecca, Linux Mint 17 Qiana, Linux Mint 13 Maya, Elementary OS 0.3 Freya, Elementary OS 0.2 Luna, Deepin 2014, Peppermint Five, LXLE 14.04, Linux Lite 2.0, Pinguy OS 14.04, Debian 8 Jessie, Debian 7 Wheezy, CentOS 7, CentOS 6, Fedora 20, Fedora 19, OpenSUSE 13.2, OpenSUSE 12.3 and OpenSUSE 12.2 systems.

Because it is not available via any repository, we have to download the deb or rpm package and install it with dpkg and rpm respectively. Follow the instructions for your system exactly, in order to get a successful installation of BleachBit 1.6.

How to install BleachBit 1.6 on Ubuntu 14.10 and derivative systems:

$ sudo apt-get install gdebi
$ wget katana.oooninja.com/bleachbit/sf/bleachbit_1.6_all_ubuntu1410.deb
$ sudo gdebi bleachbit_1.6_all_ubuntu1410.deb

How to install BleachBit 1.6 on Ubuntu 14.04 and derivative systems:

$ sudo apt-get install gdebi
$ wget katana.oooninja.com/bleachbit/sf/bleachbit_1.6_all_ubuntu1404.deb
$ sudo gdebi bleachbit_1.6_all_ubuntu1404.deb

How to install BleachBit 1.6 on Ubuntu 12.04 and derivative systems:

$ sudo apt-get install gdebi
$ wget katana.oooninja.com/bleachbit/sf/bleachbit_1.6_all_ubuntu1204.deb
$ sudo gdebi bleachbit_1.6_all_ubuntu1204.deb

How to install BleachBit 1.6 on Debian Jessie, Debian Wheezy and derivative systems:

$ sudo apt-get install gdebi
$ wget katana.oooninja.com/bleachbit/sf/bleachbit_1.6_all_debian7.deb
$ sudo gdebi bleachbit_1.6_all_debian7.deb

To remove BleachBit 1.6 from Ubuntu, Debian and derivative systems, do:

$ sudo apt-get remove bleachbit

How to install BleachBit 1.6 on Fedora 20 and derivative systems:

$ wget katana.oooninja.com/bleachbit/sf/bleachbit-1.6-1.1.fc20.noarch.rpm
$ sudo yum install bleachbit-1.6-1.1.fc20.noarch.rpm

How to install BleachBit 1.6 on Fedora 19 and derivative systems:

$ wget katana.oooninja.com/bleachbit/sf/bleachbit-1.6-1.1.fc19.noarch.rpm
$ sudo yum install bleachbit-1.6-1.1.fc19.noarch.rpm

How to install BleachBit 1.6 on CentOS 7 and derivative systems:

$ wget katana.oooninja.com/bleachbit/sf/bleachbit-1.6-1.1.centos7.noarch.rpm
$ sudo yum install bleachbit-1.6-1.1.centos7.noarch.rpm

How to install BleachBit 1.6 on CentOS 6 and derivative systems:

$ wget katana.oooninja.com/bleachbit/sf/bleachbit-1.6-1.1.centosCentOS-6.noarch.rpm
$ sudo yum install bleachbit-1.6-1.1.centosCentOS-6.noarch.rpm

Optional, to remove BleachBit 1.6 on Fedora and CentOS systems, do:

$ sudo yum remove bleachbit

How to install BleachBit 1.6 on OpenSUSE 13.2 and derivative systems:

$ wget katana.oooninja.com/bleachbit/sf/bleachbit-1.6-1.1.opensuse132.noarch.rpm
$ sudo zypper install bleachbit-1.6-1.1.opensuse132.noarch.rpm

How to install BleachBit 1.6 on OpenSUSE 13.1 and derivative systems:

$ wget katana.oooninja.com/bleachbit/sf/bleachbit-1.6-1.1.opensuse131.noarch.rpm
$ sudo zypper install bleachbit-1.6-1.1.opensuse132.noarch.rpm

How to install BleachBit 1.6 on OpenSUSE 13.1 and derivative systems:

$ wget katana.oooninja.com/bleachbit/sf/bleachbit-1.6-1.1.opensuse123.noarch.rpm
$ sudo zypper install bleachbit-1.6-1.1.opensuse123.noarch.rpm

Optional, to remove BleachBit 1.6 from OpenSUSE systems, do:

$ sudo zypper remove bleachbit

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