How To Install FrostWire on Ubuntu 22.04 LTS
In this tutorial, we will show you how to install FrostWire on Ubuntu 22.04 LTS. For those of you who didn’t know, FrostWire is a free, open-source BitTorrent client designed to provide users with an easy-to-use and intuitive platform for sharing and downloading files over the internet.
This article assumes you have at least basic knowledge of Linux, know how to use the shell, and most importantly, you host your site on your own VPS. The installation is quite simple and assumes you are running in the root account, if not you may need to add ‘
sudo‘ to the commands to get root privileges. I will show you the step-by-step installation of the FrostWire BitTorrent client on Ubuntu 22.04 (Jammy Jellyfish). You can follow the same instructions for Ubuntu 22.04 and any other Debian-based distribution like Linux Mint, Elementary OS, Pop!_OS, and more as well.
- A server running one of the following operating systems: Ubuntu 22.04, 20.04, and any other Debian-based distribution like Linux Mint.
- It’s recommended that you use a fresh OS install to prevent any potential issues.
- SSH access to the server (or just open Terminal if you’re on a desktop).
- An active internet connection. You’ll need an internet connection to download the necessary packages and dependencies for FrostWire.
non-root sudo useror access to the
root user. We recommend acting as a
non-root sudo user, however, as you can harm your system if you’re not careful when acting as the root.
Install FrostWire on Ubuntu 22.04 LTS Jammy Jellyfish
Step 1. First, make sure that all your system packages are up-to-date by running the following
apt commands in the terminal.
sudo apt update sudo apt upgrade sudo apt install wget apt-transport-https gnupg2 software-properties-common
Step 2. Installing FrostWire on Ubuntu 22.04.
By default, FrostWire is not available on Ubuntu 22.04 base repository. Now run the following command below to add the Bottles PPA repository to your Ubuntu system:
sudo add-apt-repository ppa:xtradeb/apps
Once the PPA is added, you can now proceed to install FrostWire on Ubuntu 22.04 LTS. To do this, run the following command in the terminal:
sudo apt update sudo apt install frostwire
Step 3. Accessing FrostWire on Ubuntu 22.04.
Once you have successfully installed FrostWire on your Ubuntu 22.04 system, you can open FrostWire by searching for it in the Ubuntu application menu or by running the following command in the terminal:
Congratulations! You have successfully installed FrostWire. Thanks for using this tutorial for installing the FrostWire BitTorrent client on Ubuntu 22.04 LTS Jammy Jellyfish system. For additional help or useful information, we recommend you check the official FrostWire website.