Filezilla 3.8.1 is available-How to install on Xubuntu 14.04

June 2, 2014 | By | Reply More

The new version of Filezilla 3.8.1 is now available. This tutorial is going to show you how to install Filezilla 3.8.1 on Xubuntu 14.04. Filezilla is a free, open source FTP client application. Filezilla supports FTP, FTP over SSL/TLS (FTPS) and SSH File Transfer Protocol (SFTP). The new Filezilla 3.8.1 include Updated official binaries to use GnuTLS 3.2.15, addressing CVE-2014-3466 and some minor bug fixes.

filezilla 3.8.1 on xubuntu 14.04

Filezilla features:

  • Easy to use
  • Supports FTP, FTP over SSL/TLS (FTPS) and SSH File Transfer Protocol (SFTP)
  • Cross-platform. Runs on Windows, Linux, *BSD, Mac OS X and more
  • IPv6 support
  • Available in many languages
  • Supports resume and transfer of large files >4GB
  • Tabbed user interface
  • Powerful Site Manager and transfer queue
  • Bookmarks
  • Drag & drop support
  • Configurable transfer speed limits
  • Filename filters
  • Directory comparison
  • Network configuration wizard
  • Remote file editing
  • Keep-alive
  • HTTP/1.1, SOCKS5 and FTP-Proxy support
  • Logging to file
  • Synchronized directory browsing
  • Remote file search

How to install Filezilla 3.8.1 on Xubuntu 14.04

Download Filezilla 3.8.1 package

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Extract the package

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Move FileZilla3 directory to /opt

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Create symbolic link to filezilla

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Finished. Now we can start using Filezilla by typing this command on Terminal:

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Then you can create shortcut to Filezilla if you want.

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