How To Install Vuze 5.4.0.0 on Elementary OS Freya

This tutorial is going to show you How To Install Vuze 5.4.0.0 on Elementary OS Freya. The new version of Vuze 5.4.0.0 is now available. Vuze 5.4.0.0 brings a lot of improvements such as “force start” and “super seeding” options, file filter added to the torrent-options dialog, added SHA1 column to files-view, a new feature that allows the users to enter the file path names into the search box to open torrents, a new column that displays the date of complition of the most recent file and a pause for option for selected torrents via Library view. Read the changelog.

To install Vuze 5.4.0.0 on Elementary OS Freya, run these steps:

A. Install Java JRE

Since Vuze requires Java to run, we need to install Java on Elementary OS Freya first. To install OpenJDK Java Runtime Environment (JRE)

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It will look like this

dhani@dhani-freya:~$ sudo apt-get install openjdk-7-jre
Reading package lists… Done
Building dependency tree
Reading state information… Done
The following extra packages will be installed:
ca-certificates-java fonts-dejavu-extra icedtea-7-jre-jamvm java-common
libatk-wrapper-java libatk-wrapper-java-jni libbonobo2-0 libbonobo2-common
libgconf2-4 libgif4 libgnome2-0 libgnome2-bin libgnome2-common
libgnomevfs2-0 libgnomevfs2-common libidl-common libidl0 liborbit-2-0
liborbit2 openjdk-7-jre-headless tzdata-java
Suggested packages:
default-jre equivs libbonobo2-bin desktop-base libgnomevfs2-bin
libgnomevfs2-extra gamin fam gnome-mime-data icedtea-7-plugin
sun-java6-fonts fonts-ipafont-gothic fonts-ipafont-mincho ttf-wqy-microhei
ttf-wqy-zenhei ttf-telugu-fonts ttf-oriya-fonts ttf-kannada-fonts
ttf-bengali-fonts
The following NEW packages will be installed:
ca-certificates-java fonts-dejavu-extra icedtea-7-jre-jamvm java-common
libatk-wrapper-java libatk-wrapper-java-jni libbonobo2-0 libbonobo2-common
libgconf2-4 libgif4 libgnome2-0 libgnome2-bin libgnome2-common
libgnomevfs2-0 libgnomevfs2-common libidl-common libidl0 liborbit-2-0
liborbit2 openjdk-7-jre openjdk-7-jre-headless tzdata-java
0 upgraded, 22 newly installed, 0 to remove and 103 not upgraded.
Need to get 42,8 MB of archives.
After this operation, 73,7 MB of additional disk space will be used.
Do you want to continue? [Y/n] y

B. Download Vuze 5.4.0.0 package

You can use this link to download Vuze 5.4.0.0 or use the following command:

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C. Extract and Run Vuze

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vuze 5.4.0.0-freya

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