kwooty - A friendly NZB Usenet Binary Downloader

Property Value
Distribution openSUSE Leap 42.3
Repository openSUSE KDE Extra all
Package name kwooty
Package version 1.1.0
Package release 73.11
Package architecture x86_64
Package type rpm
Installed size 1.47 MB
Download size 362.89 KB
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A friendly nzb newsgroup binary grabber.
Its main features are:
- Automatic files verifying/repairing (par2 program required)
- Automatic archive extraction (formats supported: rar, 7z, zip, splitted files)
- Multi-server support
- Failed downloads retry
- Bandwidth scheduler
- Direct file downloading after opening a .nzb file
- Save/Restore pending downloads when application is closed/open
- System shutdown scheduling
- File queue and priority management
- SSL connection support
- Pause/Resume downloads


Package Version Architecture Repository
kwooty - - -


Name Value
kdebase4-runtime >= 4.14.0 - - - - - - - - - -
libqt4-x11 >= 4.8.1 - - - -


Name Value
application() -
application(kde4/kwooty.desktop) -
kwooty = 1.1.0-73.11
kwooty(x86-64) = 1.1.0-73.11 - - - - - - - - -
mimehandler(application/x-nzb) -


Type URL
Binary Package kwooty-1.1.0-73.11.x86_64.rpm
Source Package kwooty-1.1.0-73.11.src.rpm

Install Howto

  1. Add the openSUSE KDE Extra repository:
    # zypper addrepo opensuse-kde-extra
  2. Install kwooty rpm package:
    # zypper install kwooty




2013-11-16 -
kwooty 1.1.0:
- Nzb row and corresponding data folder renaming with "F2" shortcut
- Nzb row and corresponding data folder deletion by hitting "SHIT+DEL" keyboard shortcut
- "Show/hide" menu bar action added and available from "CTRL+M" shortcut
- If there is no pending download, do not connect to servers when kwooty is launched from desktop session restoration
- Kwallet querying for server password is now performed after kwooty as been fully started
- Unrar 5 support
2013-04-01 -
kwooty 1.0.1:
- Lower mandatory KDE version from 4.7 to 4.6 to build kwooty
- Fix bug: when successfully downloaded folder was transferred into favorite folder by Category plugin, "Downloads" button would jump into favorite folder instead on jumping into the proper child folder
2013-02-25 -
kwooty 1.0.0:
- Nzb merging feature: if an nzb item is known by user as being incomplete (e.g: missing archives or no par2 files), nzb content can be merged with another item that owns the missing files
- Manual extract can be performed via context menu when post download process options have been disabled in settings (feature request #3565812)
- Categories plugin: added option that allows to manually choose a transfer folder from context menu
- Categories plugin: availability to choose a default transfer folder for all pending downloads
- When download retry is performed, all connections to servers are reestablished in order to ensure that there are no broken connections before retrying downloads
- Segment data cache management enhanced in order to not get any memory contention in case of extremely low disk write speed (Fix bug #3601043)
- In server settings, a warning icon will appear near "Host", "Login" and "Password" fields if leading or trailing white-space have been detected, in order to notify user about  potential connection issues
- Par2 verifying progress percent is now estimated
- "Start all" / "Pause all" buttons are now properly enabled or disabled according to global download status
- Several code optimizations
2012-09-24 -
- Fix bug: main window display property should now be correclty restored on next desktop login
2012-07-27 -
kwooty 0.9.0:
- Categories". This plugin allows to transfer downloaded contents to favorites folders defined in the plugin settings.
- Scheduler plugin: bypass feature added. Scheduler can now be bypassed for items manually set on "Start" or "Pause" or both (to be configured in Scheduler settings).
- Scheduler plugin: new nzb items can now automatically be set on Pause when appended (feature is enabled if "Always limit download speed" is checked).
- Scheduler plugin: better download/pause behavior.
- New option "Display tiny file names" in "Display Mode" settings.
- Better distinction of par2 files: to improve readability, name of par2 files is displayed in gray.
- The mean download speed of each server has been added nearby its current download speed in the server statistics panel (feature request).
- Bug fix: maximized setting about server statistics panel was sometimes not correctly restored between kwooty's sessions
2012-06-08 -
- Kwooty version 0.8.4 (bug fix release) :
* Fix issue #3528297 : shutdown was not working on gnome 3
* Feature request : if kwooty has been minimized in system tray, keep main window hidden when a nzb is loaded
2012-03-28 -
- Kwooty version 0.8.3 (bug fix release) :
* rpmlint issues fix for fedora packaging
2012-02-28 -
- French translation (thanks a lot Yurienu !)
2012-01-30 -
* Fix regression: when nzb file name was too long, main window width was automatically increased
* Fix bug: scheduler plugin did not pause items when requested if download limit speed was set to "No Limit"
* Fix bug: temporary files from a cancelled nzb collection could not be removed if nzb collection was previously already downloaded

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