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Bazarr is a companion application to Sonarr and Radarr that manages and downloads subtitles based on your requirements. Features. Automatic search.


unzip -d bazarr
cd bazarr
python -m pip install -r requirements.txt

After starting it for the first time you must set up authentication. You can find this under Settings (in the menu), General (in the menu), Security (page section), Authentication (drop-down) and select "Basic" then fill out a username and password.

Consider setting up the example cron for automatic restarts.


You can start Bazarr and print its URL with the following:

port=$(shuf -i 10001-32001 -n 1) 
    screen -dmS bazarr /bin/bash -c "python ~/bazarr/ -p $port" 
    echo "http://$(hostname -f):$port/"

You must set up authentication

If you need to check that it's running, you can run the command below.

If the process is running a list of relevant process ID numbers will be listed. If nothing is listed, the process is not running.

pgrep -laf bazarr

The Bazarr process is stopped by executing

pkill -f bazarr


rm -rf ~/bazarr; pkill -f -9 bazar