Radarr

"Radarr A fork of Sonarr to work with movies à la Couchpotato."

Installation

Connect to your server with SSH.

Mono

An installation of Mono is required. Our instructions for installing Mono can be found here.

Radarr

  1. Download the latest version of Radarr

     wget https://github.com/Radarr/Radarr/releases/download/v0.2.0.870/Radarr.develop.0.2.0.870.linux.tar.gz
    

    Note: This may not be the latest version of Radarr. Check the Radarr releases page and use the latest Radarr.develop.<version number>.linux.tar.gz link instead of the one above.

  2. Extract the archive

     tar xzvf Radarr*.tar.gz
    
  3. Make a Radarr configuration directory

     mkdir ~/.config/Radarr
    
  4. Make a Radarr configuration file

     touch ~/.config/Radarr/config.xml
    
  5. Open the configuration file in nano

     nano ~/.config/Radarr/config.xml
    
  6. Copy the contents of the box below into the ~/.config/radarr/config.xml file, replacing any other configuration in the file

     <Config>
     <Port>57535</Port>
     <UrlBase></UrlBase>
     <BindAddress>*</BindAddress>
     <SslPort>61535</SslPort>
     <EnableSsl>False</EnableSsl>
     <ApiKey></ApiKey>
     <AuthenticationMethod>None</AuthenticationMethod>
     <LogLevel>Info</LogLevel>
     <Branch>develop</Branch>
     <LaunchBrowser>False</LaunchBrowser>
     <UpdateAutomatically>False</UpdateAutomatically>
     </Config>
    
  7. Save changes by pressing ctrl+x, y and then enter.

  8. Clean up your slot

     rm Radarr*.tar.gz
    
  9. Start Radarr in a screen session running in the background

     screen -dmS radarr mono --debug ~/Radarr/Radarr.exe -c libcurl
    

To update Radarr

  1. Open the Radarr process in screen

     screen -r radarr
    
  2. Kill the Radarr process by pressing ctrl+a, shift+k and then enter

  3. Download the latest version of Radarr by copying the latest Radarr.develop.<version number>.linux.tar.gz link from the releases page and paste it below where it says "link"

     wget "link"
    
  4. Repeat steps 2, 8, 9 in the Radarr installation section

Jackett (optional)

Jackett works as a proxy between applications like Sonarr/Radarr and BitTorrent trackers.

See the Jackett section on the Sonarr page

Usage

Your Radarr web interface will be accessible at http://server.whatbox.ca:57535

It is strongly recommended to setup authentication on your Radarr instance. You can do this in Radarr's web interface under the Settings > General > Security options. You should not use your slot password here because the web interface does not use SSL.

You can attach to your Radarr screen session to monitor its output using screen -r radarr, and detach from it again by pressing ctrl+a and then d.

Connecting to rTorrent

Under Settings > Download Client, select to add a client with the + button and then select rTorrent. Enter the following information to connect to rTorrent:

    Host: localhost
    Port: 443
    URL Path: xmlrpc
    Use SSL: Yes
    Username: user
    Password: Your server password

Connecting to Transmission

You will need the Transmission daemon port from your Slot Info page.

Under Settings > Download Client, select to add a client with the + button and then select Transmission. Enter the following information to connect to Transmission:

    Host: localhost
    Port: Daemon port as listed on your Slot Info page
    Username: user
    Password: Your server password

Connection to Deluge

You will need the Deluge WebUI address from your Slot Info page.

Make sure the Deluge WebUI has been enabled from the Settings link on your Manage page.

Under Settings > Download Client, select to add a client with the + button and then select Deluge. Enter the following information to connect to Deluge:

    Host: localhost
    Port: 5 digit port from the end of your Deluge WebUI link, as listed on your Slot Info page.
    Password: Your server password
    Category: Leave blank if the Label plugin has not yet been enabled in the Deluge WebUI