In this tutorial, we will show you how to install Persepolis on Debian 11. For those of you who didn’t know, Persepolis is a free, open-source download manager written in Python. It delivers an excellent download queuing and scheduling solution. Additionally, you can rely on it for multi-segment downloads from Dailymotion, Vimeo, and many more. Persepolis is available for Linux, Windows, macOS, and BSD.
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 Persepolis download manager on a Debian 11 (Bullseye).
- A server running one of the following operating systems: Debian 10 or Debian 11.
- 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).
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 Persepolis on Debian 11 Bullseye
Step 1. Before we install any software, it’s important to make sure your system is up to date by running the following
apt commands in the terminal:
sudo apt update sudo apt upgrade
Step 2. Installing Persepolis Download Manager on Debian 11.
By default, Persepolis is available on Debian 11 base repository. So, now run the following command below to download the latest version of the Persepolis to your Debian system:
sudo apt install persepolis
Step 3. Accessing Persepolis on Debian Linux.
Once successfully installed, the Persepolis application can be launched either from the command line by typing
persepolis or by clicking on its icon in the Applications menu.
Congratulations! You have successfully installed Persepolis. Thanks for using this tutorial for installing the latest version of the Persepolis download manager on Debian 11 Bullseye. For additional help or useful information, we recommend you check the official Persepolis website.