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CouchPotato automatic NZB downloader


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CouchPotato is an automatic NZB and torrent downloader.
You can keep a "want to watch"-list and it will search for NZBs/torrents of these items every X hours. Once a correct release is found, matching the correct quality, it will send it to SABnzbd or download the .nzb or .torrent to a specified directory.

This package performs a number of normally quite painful / tedious tasks
- Installs SABnzbd+ (compiled version)
- Installs Python
- Installs PyWin32
- Git clones the CouchPotato source to site-packages
- Configures Git within CouchPotato to auto-update
- Configures for XBMC metadata
- Configures XMBC notifications - to port 9090 as SABnzbd+ uses 8080
- Configures CouchPotato to send NZBs to SABnzbd+ using API key
- Configures CouchPotato to run as a Windows service
- Configured alternate SABnzbd+ post-processing scripts

To install CouchPotato automatic NZB downloader, run the following command from the command line or from PowerShell:

C:\> choco install couchpotato

To upgrade CouchPotato automatic NZB downloader, run the following command from the command line or from PowerShell:

C:\> choco upgrade couchpotato


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Package Maintainer(s)

Software Author(s)

  • RuudBurger


Version History

Version Downloads Last updated Status
CouchPotato automatic NZB downloader 2012.11.04 377 Sunday, November 4, 2012  

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