Incorrect or missing information? Install As A Unix Daemon
Running SABnzbd directly from a shell or a desktop shortcut is not always practical, especially not on a server.
It is important that SABnzbd is closed properly when a system goes down, otherwise data will be lost.
Below is an example start/stop script that can also be called from init.d scripts.
You need to replace sabuser with the proper user account and HOSTADDRESS:PORT by the proper address and port.
This assumes that you have installed SABnzbd in folder /usr/local/src/SABnzbd.
If you use a password to secure SABnzbd, modify the shutdown url to the following:
Note: This may not be applicable for your distribution! Debian and Ubuntu have their own init script, see the Ubuntu Install Docs.