How To Install FrostWire 5.7.4 On Ubuntu, Debian, Fedora, OpenSUSE, Mageia And Derivative Systems

Hello Linux Geeksters. As you may know, FrostWire is a free, open-source, cross-platform BitTorrent application, running on Linux, Mac OS X and Windows.

The latest version available is FrostWire 5.7.4, which has been released recently, bringing back the soundcloud url download feature, comes with fixes for broken Torrents.fm search, updated the Gson library and now, it permits the users to download entire soundcloud playlists.

how to install FrostWire 5.7.4 on Ubuntu, Linux Mint, Pinguy OS, LXLE, Elementary OS, Peppermint, Linux Lite, Debian, Kwheezy, Crunchbang, Fedora, CentOS, OpenSUSE, Mageia and OpenMandriva

In this article I will show you how to install FrostWire 5.7.4 on Ubuntu, Linux Mint, Pinguy OS, LXLE, Elementary OS, Peppermint, Linux Lite, Debian, Kwheezy, Crunchbang, Fedora, CentOS, OpenSUSE, Mageia and OpenMandriva systems.

For Ubuntu, Debian and derivatives, the frostwire deb package is available via sourceforge, so we have to download the package from there and install it via command-line. I prefer gdebi over dpkg, due to the fact that it also handles dependencies.

How to install FrostWire 5.7.4 on both 32 bit and 64 bit Ubuntu, Linux Mint, Pinguy OS, LXLE, Elementary OS, Peppermint, Linux Lite, Debian, Kwheezy and Crunchbang systems:

$ sudo apt-get install gdebi
$ wget sourceforge.net/projects/frostwire/files/FrostWire%205.x/5.7.4/frostwire-5.7.4.all.deb
$ sudo gdebi frostwire-5.7.4.all.deb

Optional, to remove FrostWire, do:

$ sudo apt-get remove frostwire

For Fedora, CentOS, OpenSUSE, Mageia and OpenMandriva systems, the rpm package can be also downloaded from sourceforge and installed via command-line.

How to install FrostWire 5.7.4 on both 32 bit and 64 bit Fedora, CentOS, OpenSUSE, Mageia and OpenMandriva systems:

$ wget sourceforge.net/projects/frostwire/files/FrostWire%205.x/5.7.4/frostwire-5.7.4.noarch.rpm
$ sudo rpm -i frostwire-5.7.4.noarch.rpm

Optional, to remove FrostWire on Fedora and CentOS, do:

$ sudo yum remove frostwire

Optional, to remove FrostWire on OpenSUSE, do:

$ sudo zypper remove frostwire

Optional, to remove FrostWire on Mageia and OpenMandriva, do:

$ sudo urpme remove frostwire

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