Deluge as daemon in Mac

Start Deluge as daemon in Mac

 Deluge is my all time favorite torrent client. I usually run deluge as daemon with Web UI enable.  This is how I do it in mac.

  1. Download Deluge < > for mac;
  2. Copy and past Deluge in /Application folder
  3. Create a file and past the code and save it.
exec /Applications/ && /Applications/

There are two way to run this script.
In terminal:


OR you can run the script as startup;

In Terminal: 

nano ~/Library/LaunchAgents/local.deluged.plist
<?xml version="1.0" encoding="UTF-8"?>
<!DOCTYPE plist PUBLIC "-//Apple//DTD PLIST 1.0//EN" "">
<plist version="1.0">

Change /Path/To/ to the location of the script. 

  • Again In terminal:
launchctl load ~/Library/LaunchAgents/local.deluged.plist

Taadddaa! its done 🙂


End of Deluge Daemon in Mac



4 thoughts on “Deluge as daemon in Mac

  1. Unfortunately, this script does not work for me on MacOS El Capitan. The script does not launch deluge-web, so I’m unable to run it in backgound.
    If I launch via ./deluged && ./deluge-web, it works.
    What am I doing wrong?

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