Install qBittorrent 3.1.0 in Ubuntu via PPA

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qBittorrent is a cross platform free and open source bittorrent client designed as an alternative the popular µtorrent client written in C++ / Qt4, using the libtorrent-rasterbar library. qBittorrent is developed by volunteers. The latest version, qBittorrent 3.1.0 released on October 12th 2013.Bittorrent client. qBittorrent is fast, stable, light, it supports unicode and it provides a good integrated search engine. It also comes with UPnP port forwarding / NAT-PMP, encryption (Vuze compatible), FAST extension (mainline) and PeX support (utorrent compatible).

qbittorrent_aboutFeatures of qBittorrent v3.1.0

- Polished µTorrent-like User Interface

- Well-integrated and extensible Search Engine

- Simultaneous search in most famous BitTorrent search sites

- Per-category-specific search requests (e.g. Books, Music, Movies)

- All Bittorrent extensions

- DHT, Peer Exchange, Full encryption, Magnet/BitComet URIs, …

- Remote control through a Web user interface

- Nearly identical to the regular UI, all in Ajax

- Advanced control over trackers, peers and torrents

- Torrents queueing and prioritizing

- Torrent content selection and prioritizing

- UPnP / NAT-PMP port forwarding support

- Available in ~25 languages (Unicode support)

- Torrent creation tool

- Advanced RSS support with download filters (inc. regex)

- Bandwidth scheduler

- IP Filtering (eMule and PeerGuardian compatible)

- IPv6 compliant

- Sequential downloading (aka “Download in order”)

- Available on most platforms: Linux, Mac OS X, Windows, OS/2, FreeBSD

Installing qBittorrent

$ sudo add-apt-repository ppa:hydr0g3n/qbittorrent-stable
$ sudo apt-get update && sudo apt-get install qbittorrent

You can also download the qbittorrent source code and compile from source.

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