Hello Linux Geeksters. As you may know, Seafile is an application that enables the users to sync files and folders on multiple devices, via a cloud storage. The latest version available is Seafile 2.1.1, which integrates better with Nautilus and Dolphin, got versioning control support, similar to GIT, enhanced automatic synchronization, improved web interface and many others. For more information, see the official changelog.
In this article I will show you how to install Seafile 2.1.1 on Ubuntu, Linux Mint, Pear OS, Elementary OS, Debian Wheezy and Kwheezy.
Because it is not available via PPA, we have to download the deb packages from the official site and install them with dpkg. Follow the instructions for your system’s architecture exactly, in order to get a successful installation.
How to install Seafile 2.1.1 on 32 bit Ubuntu, Linux Mint, Pear OS, Elementary OS, Debian Wheezy and Kwheezy systems:
$ wget seafile.googlecode.com/files/seafile_2.1.1_i386.deb
$ sudo dpkg -i seafile_2.1.1_i386.deb
How to install Seafile 2.1.1 on 64 bit Ubuntu, Linux Mint, Pear OS, Elementary OS, Debian Wheezy and Kwheezy systems:
$ wget seafile.googlecode.com/files/seafile_2.1.1_amd64.deb
$ sudo dpkg -i seafile_2.1.1_amd64.deb