Hello Linux Geeksters. As you may know, Vuze, ex Azureus, is a BitTorrent client with the normal functions of such a program: multiple downloads, queuing / prioritizing files, start / stop seeding options.The latest version available is Vuze 188.8.131.52, which has been released today, bringing some fixes and improvements to the previous version, Vuze 184.108.40.206.
Vuze 220.127.116.11 comes with some additional fuctions added (the official announcement):
- Option to show/hide rank column icon
- Add tags column to library view
- Per-file availability to column
- Option to toggle the ‘new’ download state for multiple selections
For a full list of fixes and improvements, see the announcement.
How to install Vuze 18.104.22.168 on Linux systems:
There is no repository available for Vuze 22.214.171.124, but the precompiled sources can be downloaded from the official site, so installing is easy, just do:
$ wget -c http://sourceforge.net/projects/azureus/files/vuze/Vuze_5100/Vuze_5100_linux.tar.bz2
$ tar -xjvf Vuze_5100_linux.tar.bz2
$ cd vuze
$ sudo chmod +x azureus
Because this installation guide is generical, the instructions work on all the most popular Linux systems, including: Ubuntu 13.10 Saucy Salamander, Ubuntu 13.04 Raring Ringtail, Ubuntu 12.10 Quantal Quetzal, Ubuntu 12.04 Precise Pangolin, Linux Mint 16 Petra, Linux Mint 15 Olivia, Linux Mint 14 Nadia, Linux Mint 13 Maya, Debian Jessie, Debian Sid, Debian Wheezy, Debian Squeeze, Fedora 19, Fedora 18, Fedora 17, OpenSUSE 13.1, OpenSUSE 12.3, OpenSUSE 12.2, Mageia 4, Mageia 3, Elementary OS, Knoppix, Crunchbang OS, Deepin, Arch Linux, Gentoo and many others.