LinuxDC++ is a Linux port of the file-sharing program DC++. It uses the DC++ core but with a GTK+ GUI. It has also been called by many other names including linuxdcpp, ldcpp, dcpp, ldc++, dc++ for linux, wulfor.DC for Linux is a Unix/Linux port of DC++, a popular P2P program.
Installing LinuxDC++ in Ubuntu
sudo apt-get install cvs scons build-essential libgtk2.0-dev libglade2-dev zlib1g-dev libbz2-dev libglitz1-dev
After finishing the installation you need to download LinuxDC++ from their anonymously CVS.This program is currently only
avaliable through cvs.Currently my working directory is /usr/local/src.
cvs -d:pserver:[email protected]:/cvsroot/linuxdcpp login
This will prompt for password
(leave password blank)
cvs -z3 -d:pserver:[email protected]:/cvsroot/linuxdcpp co linuxdcpp
If you want to download from CVS web check here http://cvs.berlios.de/cgi-bin/viewcvs.cgi/linuxdcpp
Once you download the software from CVS you should be having linuxdcpp directory and now you need to enter in to the
directory using the following command.
scons release=1 PREFIX=/usr/local (You can choose this option)
This will starts the compilation checks and other linuxdcpp related.
Now you need to install using the following command
sudo scons install
This will finish the installation
Now if you want to run linuxdcpp just enter the following command
Now you should see the following screen
Public hub screen looks like below.
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