Software update: SABnzbd+ 0.5.2 RC 1

A new public release candidate from SABnzbd has appeared on Sunday. With SABnzbd binary and text files can be downloaded from usenet. The software is released as an open source application and is available for Windows, Linux and Mac OS X. The program offers the possibility to load nzb files, after which the correct files are picked from usenet. By means of the built-in web interface it is possible to control the program via a web browser. The changelog for version 0.5.2 RC1 can be found below:

SABnzbd 0.5.2 RC1 has been released

We are skipping 0.5.1 altogether.

Our release testers uncovered a few (very old) bugs and some new ones.

So here’s release 0.5.2 RC1.

  • Fixed: Large queue caused very slow UI and high memory usage
  • Fixed: Some very large rar sets failed to unpack
  • Fixed: garbled emails were sent
  • Python user scripts now run properly on OSX
  • Fixed: SeasonSort could produce trailing spaces in paths, which fail on Windows
  • Fixed: unpacking errors not properly reported to user script
  • Keep trying when receiving garbage from
  • Add total-size fields to API-call History.
  • Auto-search for free port when specified port is occupied
  • Improve reporting of newzbin errors

Version number 0.5.2 RC 1
Release status beta
Operating systems Windows 7, Windows 2000, Linux, Windows XP, macOS, Windows Server 2003, Windows Vista, Windows Server 2008
Website Manufacturer
License type GPL