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Guides for Windows and macOS
Specific guides to install from source are available for:
SABnzbd 3.5.0 and higher requires Python 3.7 or higher.
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Must-have Python modulesPython comes included with a Python Packages Manager (
pip) on many platforms. You can install the required Python modules by simply running the following command from the SABnzbd source directory:
python3 -m pip install -r requirements.txt -U
You might also need the following OS packages:
python3-dev python3-setuptools python3-pip libffi-dev libssl-devYou might need the python3 package "wheel":
python3 -m pip install wheel
sabyenc installation fails, you can read more here.
Start SABnzbd by running:
To enable multi-language support (and fix mistakes in English texts) you will need to run this command once before starting SABnzbd for the first time and after each major update:
We recommend release 5.5 or higher from the RarLab site or your package manager:
unzip command that supports passwords (via
-P option) will function. Can usually be installed via package managers, alternatively InfoZip's unzip program can be optained here.
7zip can be obtained via package managers, the command that SABnzbd looks for is
7z. The package is called
p7zip-full or can be obtained from the offical website.