Automatically download subtitles for videos in a folder, in Ubuntu, Debian or Crunchbang

Download subdowwnloader debian package:

wget https://launchpad.net/subdownloader/trunk/2.0.18/+download/subdownloader_2.0.18_all.deb

Install it:

sudo dpkg -i subdownloader_2.0.18_all.deb
sudo apt-get install -f

The second command will install the missing dependencies.

The dependencies required are:

sudo apt-get install libqt4-help libqt4-scripttools libqt4-test libqtassistantclient4 libsqlite0 python-kaa-base python-kaa-metadata python-qt4 python-sip python-sqlite

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