How to install Popcorn Time movie player on Ubuntu 18.04 Bionic Beaver Linux - LinuxConfig.org


#1
Popcorn Time streams movies and TV shows from torrents directly into your screen. The objective is to install Popcorn Time movie streamer on Ubuntu 18.04 Bionic Beaver Linux.
This is a companion discussion topic for the original entry at https://linuxconfig.org/how-to-install-popcorn-time-movie-player-on-ubuntu-18-04-bionic-beaver-linux

#2

Deepak sharma

How can i remove Popcorn time? I think downloaded files are corrupted.


#3

Anderson Cardoso

Thank you very much for this worked flawless here! I love your site!!


#4

danieldpsrj

Thanks a lot! Functioning very well in UBUNTU 18.04 BIONIC BEAVER


#5

Radovan Debarliev

this link is not working >>> sudo wget -O- https://get.popcorntime.sh/build/Popcorn-Time-0.3.10-Linux-64.tar.xz | sudo tar Jx -C /opt/popcorn-time

user8@user8-Aspire-5336:~$ sudo wget -O- https://get.popcorntime.sh/build/Popcorn-Time-0.3.10-Linux-64.tar.xz | sudo tar Jx -C /opt/popcorn-time
--2018-05-12 18:54:17-- https://get.popcorntime.sh/build/Popcorn-Time-0.3.10-Linux-64.tar.xz
Resolving get.popcorntime.sh (get.popcorntime.sh)... 104.20.53.54, 104.20.52.54, 2400:cb00:2048:1::6814:3436, ...
Connecting to get.popcorntime.sh (get.popcorntime.sh)|104.20.53.54|:443... connected.
HTTP request sent, awaiting response... 302 Moved Temporarily
Location: http://mirror03.popcorntime.sh/repo/build/Popcorn-Time-0.3.10-Linux-64.tar.xz [following]
--2018-05-12 18:54:18-- http://mirror03.popcorntime.sh/repo/build/Popcorn-Time-0.3.10-Linux-64.tar.xz 
Resolving mirror03.popcorntime.sh (mirror03.popcorntime.sh)... 104.20.53.54, 104.20.52.54, 2400:cb00:2048:1::6814:3436, ...
Connecting to mirror03.popcorntime.sh (mirror03.popcorntime.sh)|104.20.53.54|:80... connected.
HTTP request sent, awaiting response... 301 Moved Permanently
Location: http://mirror03.popcorntime.sh/repo/build/Popcorn-Time-0.3.10-Linux-64.tar.xz  [following]
--2018-05-12 18:54:18-- http://mirror03.popcorntime.sh/repo/build/Popcorn-Time-0.3.10-Linux-64.tar.xz 
Connecting to mirror03.popcorntime.sh (mirror03.popcorntime.sh)|104.20.53.54|:443... connected.
HTTP request sent, awaiting response... 200 OK
Length: 63421856 (60M) [application/octet-stream]
Saving to: ‘STDOUT’

- 0%[ ] 0 --.-KB/s tar: /opt/popcorn-time: Cannot open: No such file or directory
tar: Error is not recoverable: exiting now
- 0%[ ] 18,31K --.-KB/s in 0,02s

Cannot write to ‘-’ (Success).

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Lubos Rendek -> Radovan Debarliev

The important message here is “- 0%[ ] 0 --.-KB/s tar: /opt/popcorn-time: Cannot open: No such file or directory”. It seems the you did not create /opt/popcorn-time directory. See the Download Popcorn Time binaries section.


#7

Vagelis S.

You are the best! :slight_smile: Thank you