qBittorrent is a lightweight bittorrent client for Linux and other platforms. Its specialty compared to Deluge or Transmission, is the ease of installation and configuration. This post introduces the recently released qBittorrent v3.1.2 update.
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What's New in qBittorrent v3.1.2
qBittorrent v3.1.2 brings only few but crucial fixes and improvement. Listed below are the changes in this version:
- BUGFIX: Fix WebUI gzip compression. Closes #1037. (sledgehammer999)
- BUGFIX: Fix compilation with qt < 4.8.0. Closes #1043. (sledgehammer999)
- OTHER: Updated translations.
Release announcement is available here.
Installation and Configuration Instructions
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If you have not added the PPA repository yet, then add it first using the following command:
sudo add-apt-repository ppa:hydr0g3n/qbittorrent-stable
Then update your packages cache and upgrade:
sudo apt-get update sudo apt-get upgrade
On Windows, you can install qBittorrent v3.1.2 by running the latest .exe from here and overwriting the existing installation.